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Parliament

Legislature of West Bengal

Joined the Commonwealth: 15 August 1947

CPA Branch Formed: 1 January 1952

Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral 

Parliament/Legislature Website: West Bengal Legislative Assembly

Standing Orders:


Committees: 

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 24

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): N/A

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Committee of Privileges & Business Advisory Committee.


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):

N/A

Shri Biman Banerjee, MLA
Branch President
West Bengal Legislative Assembly spkr-wbla@nic.in
Shri Dr Sukumar Hansda, MLA
Branch Vice-President
West Bengal Legislative Assembly dyspkr-wbla@nic.in
Shri Abhijit Som, WBJS
Branch Secretary
West Bengal Legislative Assembly secy_wbla@nic.in

Key Facts

Population
91,347,736
Date of Independence
15 Aug 1947
CPA Branch Formed
15 Aug 1947
Voting Age
18
Seat of Parliament
Calcutta