Minakhan (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Vidhan Sabha constituency
Minakhan is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal
Minakhan is located in India
Minakhan (India)
Coordinates: 22°31′00″N 88°42′38″E / 22.51667°N 88.71056°E / 22.51667; 88.71056Coordinates: 22°31′00″N 88°42′38″E / 22.51667°N 88.71056°E / 22.51667; 88.71056
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictNorth 24 Parganas
Constituency No122
TypeReserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituencyBasirhat
Electorate (year)164,494 (2011)

Minakhan (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in North 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is reserved for scheduled castes


As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, 122 Minakhan (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is composed of the following: Minakhan community development block, and Bakjuri, Kulti, Shalipur and Sonapukur Sankarpur gram panchayats of Haroa community development block.[1]

Minakhan (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is part of 18. Basirhat (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly

Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
2011 Minakhan Usha Rani Mondal All India Trinamool Congress[2]
2016 Usha Rani Mondal All India Trinamool Congress

Election results


West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Minakhan (SC) constituency[2][3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Usha Rani Mondal 73,533 48.66
CPI (M) Dilip Roy 66,397 43.94
BJP Bhabesh Patra 8,323 5.51
Independent Ajit Pramanik 2,849
Turnout 151,102 91.86
AITC win (new seat)
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Uttar 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 28 Increase23
Congress 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease16
Forward Bloc 0 Decrease3
Revolutionary Socialist Party 0 Decrease1
Communist Party of India 1 Increase1

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 2 (See template talk page for details)


  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 October 2010.
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Minakhan. Empowering India. Retrieved 24 April 2011.
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