About Dhupguri Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency
Dhupguri is one of the 294 legislative assembly segments of the state of West Bengal. It is located in the Jalpaiguri district and belongs to the Jalpaiguri (SC) Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency of the state. CPM's Mamata Roy represents the Dhupguri constituency in the West Bengal state legislative assembly as she won the seat with 73,644 votes in the 2011 assembly elections. She defeated Mina Barman of All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) by a margin of 4,238 votes. Only candidates coming from the Scheduled Castes (SCs) can contest the Dhupguri assembly seat of West Bengal.
There are a total of 2,25,459 eligible voters in the Dhupguri constituency, out of whom 1,16,945 are men and 1,08,513 are women. The Dhupguri legislative assembly segment consists of Dhupguri-II, Dhupguri-I, Banarhat-I, Salbari-II, Salbari-I, Barogharia, Sakoyajhora-II, Gadhearkuthi, Magurmari-II, Magurmari-I, Gadong-II, Gadong-I, Jharaltagram-II and Jharaltagram-I gram panchayats of Dhupguri community development block as per the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India - 2008.
Sitting and previous MLAs from Dhupguri Assembly Constituency
Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Dhupguri assembly elections conducted so far.
|Year||A C No.||Constituency Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2011||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Mamata Roy||F||CPM||73644||Mina Barman||F||AITC||69406|
|2006||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Lakshmi Kanta Roy||M||CPI(M)||66040||Ashok Kumar Barman||M||AITC||49175|
|2001||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Lakshmi Kanta Roy||M||CPM||53537||Ashoke Kumar Barman||M||AITC||30691|
|1996||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Banamali Roy||M||CPM||57714||Nripendra Nath Roy||M||INC||35679|
|1991||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Banamali Roy||M||CPM||48325||Birendra Nath Barman||M||INC||28967|
|1987||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Banamali Roy||M||CPM||41600||Nripendra Nath Roy||M||INC||27628|
|1982||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Banamali Roy||M||CPM||35929||Jagadananda Roy||M||INC||28340|
|1977||15||Dhupguri||(SC)||Banamali Roy||M||CPM||10870||Jagadananda Roy||M||INC||8894|
|1972||14||Dhupguri||GEN||Bhawani Paul||M||INC||22670||Nishith Nath Bhowmik||M||SOP||13810|
|1971||14||Dhupguri||GEN||Bhawani Paul||M||INC||11471||Anildhar Guha Neogi||M||SSP||11279|
|1969||14||Dhupguri||GEN||Anildhar Guma Neogi||M||SSP||18686||Kamini Mohan Roy||M||INC||17292|
|1951||8||Dhupguri||GEN||Rabindra Nath Sikdar||M||INC||11541||Prafulla Kumar Tripathy||M||KMPP||5477|
Last Updated on June 01, 2020