Manoj Chakraborty

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Manoj Chakraborty
Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs
In office
20 May 2011 – 18 January 2012
MLA
Assumed office
2006
Constituency Baharampur
Personal details
Born 1954
Political party Indian National Congress
Residence Kolkata

Manoj Chakraborty is an Indian politician and was Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs in the Government of West Bengal. He is also an MLA, elected from the Baharampur constituency in the West Bengal state assembly election, 2011.[1][2][3][4]

Manoj Chakraborty resigned from the state cabinet on 18 January 2012.[5]

Manoj Chakraborty shot into prominence when in the 2006 state assembly elections as an independent he won the Berhampore assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Amal Karmakar of RSP. Manoj Chakraborty, contesting as an independent, was a rebel Congress candidate put up by Adhir Choudhury as a protest against the official Congress candidate Maya Rani Paul.[6]

References

  1. ^ "Ministers in Mamata's Cabinet". Government of West Bengal. 21 May 2011. Archived from the original on 5 October 2011. Retrieved 22 May 2011. 
  2. ^ Mamata allots portfolios, keeps key ministries
  3. ^ All the Didi's men
  4. ^ "Ministers in Mamata's Cabinet". Government of West Bengal. 21 May 2011. Archived from the original on 5 October 2011. Retrieved 22 May 2011. 
  5. ^ "WB: Congress leader says Mamata govt 'dictatorial', quits". India Today 18 January 2012. Retrieved 14 July 2014. 
  6. ^ "Adhir beats Cong at home". Calcutta, India: The Telegraph 12 May 2006. 2006-05-12. Retrieved 2011-05-13. 


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