As per the Notification no. 35-PAR (AR)/O/2R-2/16 dated 7th February 2017 of Personnel and Administrative Reforms Department the new District of Kalimpong has been created with effect from 14th February 2017.
Subsequently, Election Commission of India has been created new Electoral District Kalimpong by bifurcating the district of Darjeeling and appointed District Election Officer Kalimpong vide Election Commission of India’s Notification No. 508/ECI/LET/TERR/ES-II/WB/2017 dated 06/04/2017.
As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in West Bengal, the whole area under the district of Kalimpong (formerly Kalimpong subdivision), viz. the Kalimpong municipality and the three blocks of Kalimpong–I, Kalimpong–II and Gorubathan together will constitute the Kalimpong assembly constituency of West Bengal. This constituency will
Apart from the Kalimpong municipality that consists of 23 wards, the district contains rural areas of 42 gram panchayats under three community development blocks: Kalimpong I, Kalimpong II and Gorubathan.
Kalimpong subdivision has an area of 1,053.60 km2 (406.80 sq mi), with Kalimpong I block having an area of 360.46 km2 (139.17 sq mi); Kalimpong II block an area of 241.26 km2 (93.15 sq mi); Gorubathan block an area of 442.72 km2 (170.94 sq mi); and Kalimpong Municipality an area of 9.16 km2 (3.54 sq mi).
Important Contact Details of 22-Kalimpong A.C.
|Name of the Officer||Designation||e-mail id|
|01||District Election Officer & District Magistrate, Kalimpong||7602975946|
|02||Electoral Registration Officer & SDO Kalimpong Sadar||9073936857|
|03||Officer-in-Charge, District Election Section, Kalimpong||8391999764|
|04||Assistant System Manager, Kalimpong||9475145487|
|06||Data Entry Operator||9614059091|
|07||DISTRICT TOLL FREE NUMBER||18003453329|
|08||DISTRICT HELP LINE NUMBER||1950|
Electoral Roll Details of 22 Kalimpong Assembly Constituency
|01||Total No: of Electors||205282|
|05||Enrolled Service Voters (As per Final Roll published on 07/02/2020)||2125|
|06||Total No: of Polling Stations||261|
|07||Average No: of Electors per Polling Station||787|
|08||Polling Station with lowest nos. of electors||22/238(235 Voters)|
|09||Polling Station with highest nos. of electors||22/184 (1298 Voters)|
|10||Farthest located Polling Station||22/201(Tangta)|