BJP state president Dilip Ghosh condemned the incident and described it as “mockery of democracy”
Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Babul Supriyo would arrive here tomorrow to attend functions to celebrate the Modi government’s completion of three years in office
Supriyo was speaking with regards to an incident in which eggs were thrown at Union Minister Jual Oram during his visit to Odisha’s Kendrapara
Meanwhile, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu said that criticising the PM had become a fashion
Supriyo, on his part, consented to the hospital’s request for his participation in an injury-prevention event. Sharmilee, who shares her father’s flair for singing, promised to accompany him.
The accident took place at 8 pm. Supriyo was on his motorcycle while his security personnel were following him in an Audi.
Supriyo and his parents had stepped out of their booth in Jorasanko’s Arya Kanya Vidyalaya in the afternoon when some Trinamool supporters started chanting “go back”, alleging he had come there to influence voters.
TMC workers allege that Babul Supriyo entered the poll booth with a large group of people.
The second phase of the East-West Metro Project would stretch from Sealdah to Howrah Maidan. It is in this phase that the Metro would ply under water and work is expected to be completed by August, 2019.
The local police stopped his convoy at at least four places citing that prohibitory orders under Section 144 has been imposed in the area.
The programme was attended by Trinamool leader and Asansol Municipal Corporation Chairman Jitendra Tiwari. There, Supriyo went up to the stage, exchanged pleasantries with Tiwari and sang a song.
Singer-politician Babul Supriyo and his teenage daughter Sharmilee have collaborated together for an English-Hindi song “I Wanna Fly”.
The party will contest all the 106 seats and named candidates for all, barring that for ward No. 58 that would be declared soon.
Asked if others with “criminal backgrounds” would be given equal treatment, he said: “All cases are unique and it would be unfair to relate one with the other.”
“The Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC) has agreed to the state government’s request to give compensation to the people who were staying in Dattabad. We have agreed to construct 20 more houses as part of the rehabilitation drive,” he said.