Subrata Bakshi Indian politician

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Subrata Bakshi
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Bakshi at his party rally c.2015
Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha
Assumed office
3 April 2020
Preceded byManish Gupta
ConstituencyWest Bengal
Member of parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
4 December 2011 – 23 May 2019
Preceded byMamata Banerjee
Succeeded byMala Roy
ConstituencyKolkata Dakshin
Minister for Public Works, Government of West Bengal
In office
20 May 2011 – 10 December 2011
Preceded byKshiti Ghoswami
Succeeded bySudarsan Ghosh Dastidar
ConstituencyBhabanipur
Minister for Transport, Government of West Bengal
In office
20 May 2011 – 10 December 2011
Preceded byRanjit Kundu
Succeeded byMadan Mitra
ConstituencyBhabanipur
Member of the Legislative Assembly, West Bengal
In office
13 May 2011 – 10 December 2011
Preceded byConstituency was named before as Kalighat
Succeeded byMamata Banerjee
ConstituencyBhabanipur
In office
2006–2011
Preceded bySubrata Mukherjee
Succeeded bySikha Mitra
ConstituencyChowranghee
In office
2001–2006
Preceded bySankar Saran Sarkar
Succeeded byRathin Sarkar
ConstituencyBishnupur West
President of All India Trinamool Congress
Assumed office
2015
Vice PresidentYashwant Sinha
LeaderMamata Banerjee
Preceded byMukul Roy
Personal details
Born (1950-07-23) 23 July 1950 (age 70)
Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Political partyIndian National Congress (before 1998)
All India Trinamool Congress(1998-present)
Spouse(s)Sahana Bakshi (m. 1992)
Children1 (Son)
ResidenceKolkata, New Delhi
Alma materCalcutta University - (B.Sc., LL.B.)
Profession
As of 15 March 2021
Source: [1]

Subrata Bakshi (born 23 July 1950) is an Indian politician currently serves as Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha from West Bengal. He is the General Secretary of All India Trinamool Congress and State President of West Bengal Trinamool Congress. He was the Minister for Public Works and the Minister for Transport in the Government of West Bengal in 2011. He was also an MLA, elected from the Bhabanipur constituency in the 2011 West Bengal state assembly election.[1][2]

He was elected to parliament from South Kolkata constituency after Mamata Banerjee resigned to become a member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly. He was elected on 10 December 2011 with a margin of 2,30,999 votes, and re-elected in 2014.

References

State Legislative Assembly
Preceded by
Sankar Saran Sarkar
Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly
from Bishnupur, South 24 Parganas (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

20012006
Succeeded by
Rathin Sarkar
Preceded by
Subrata Mukherjee
Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly
from Chowrangee (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

20062011
Succeeded by
Sikha Mitra
New seat Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly
from Bhabanipur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

2011
Succeeded by
Mamata Banerjee
Lok Sabha
Preceded by
Mamata Banerjee
Member of Parliament
for Kolkata Dakshin

2011 – 2019
Succeeded by
Mala Roy
Rajya Sabha
Preceded by
Manish Gupta
Member of Parliament
in Rajya Sabha for West Bengal

2020 –
Incumbent
Political offices
Preceded by
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Minister for Public Works, Government of West Bengal
20 May 2011 – 10 December 2011
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Ranjit Kundu
Minister for Transport, Government of West Bengal
20 May 2011 – 10 December 2011
Succeeded by
Madan Mitra
Party political offices
Preceded by
Mukul Roy
General secretary
All India Trinamool Congress

1 January 1998 – present
Incumbent


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