“They bring a lot of money and will try to lure you into doing illegal activities. They will pretend to be your friends and cause a lot of harm. This is a bordering area, which is why you need to be aware and keep a vigil. Only if you stay good, your area will and in turn your district will be fine,” CM said
“The map of India distributed among the students in some schools during the Madhyamik Test examination showed Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, Aksai Chin and Arunachal Pradesh as not parts of the country,” BJP said
The controversy over ‘Biswa Bangla’ started when former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy, who is now with the BJP, alleged that Abhishek Banerjee, nephew of Mamata, owned the logo and that it was not a government entity.
“I did not know that he had worked in Rajya Sabha because of the low profile he maintains. He should guide us and give us advices. We are open to taking suggestions from him to direct us on the path of development,” Mamata Banerjee said.
“Being a border state gives Bengal certain advantages. It also gives it certain responsibilities. Forces of radicalism and extremism, some of them with cross-border linkages, seek to take advantage of our democratic spaces.”
“I was more surprised to know, when the honourable chief minister presented me with a painting, that it was her own painting. I assure you that it will, of course, be at the Rashtrapati Bhawan, but it will also remain close to my heart always,” Kovind said
BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya too condemned the statements made by Amu.
To a question whether the country would see a grand opposition coalition ahead of 2019, she said, “It depends. We are working together in Parliament. I went to (RJD chief) Lalu Prasadji’s programme in Patna.”
Mamata Banerjee’s statement comes just days after she tweeted that the row over the film was a “calculated plan” to destroy freedom of expression in the country.
Mamata Banerjee had on Wednesday pulled up government officials and MLAs during her north Bengal visit over delays in implementing social welfare and development projects.
Mamata Banerjee said she was particularly displeased with progress in the Kanyashree (project for girl child) and NREGA (National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) schemes.
Mamata Banerjee said that the government would consider giving Group D jobs in the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) to family members of those killed during the agitation.
The all party meeting was held at Pintail Village under Darjeeling district, interestingly a day after Binay Tamang claimed majority support in GJM and suspended Bimal Gurung and others from the party for six months.
Administrative review meets for Jalpaiguri, Cooch Behar and Alipurduar will be held Wednesday at Uttar Kanya. Chief Secretary Malay De, DGP Surajit Kar Purkayastha and representatives of local civic bodies of the three districts will be present at the review meetings
In a reply to an RTI petition, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) had reportedly admitted that Aadhaar details were made public on over 200 central and state government websites