West Bengal Lok Sabha Main Political Parties List 2014
West Bengal Lok Sabha Election 2014:
West Bengal, one of the India’s most populous states, has held regular elections since the constitution of its first Legislative Assembly in 1952. The state has a unicameral legislature with one house that of the State Assembly.
West Bengal is represented in the Indian parliament by 42 directly elected members in the Lok Sabha or the lower house and 16 members in the Rajya Sabha or the upper house.
CNN IBN & CSDS survey 2014: TMC may win 20-28 seats, Left Front may bag 7-13 seats and the Congress party will secure 5-9 seats. The BJP will win 0-2 seats
India TV survey 2014: Trinamool Congress will manage to win 23 seats while Left Front will win 16. The Congress party is likely to win 3 seats.
Main Political Parties List :
The main national parties of the state are
The Communist party of India (CPI)
The Communist party of India (Marxist)(CPM)
The Indian National Congress
The Bharatiya Janata party
The main state parties are
All India Trinamool Congress (TMC)
All India Forward Block
Revolutionary Socialist Party
Gorakha National Liberation Front (registered but unrecognized)
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (registered but unrecognized)
Democratic Socialist Party (Prabodh Chandra)
Socialist Unity center of India (Communist)