Over 58 lakh (58,04,019) voters across 6,774 polling stations, including nine auxiliary booths, are eligible to decide the fate of 170 candidates — 18 of them female in this phase.
On April 4, Ghosh, who was working as officer on special duty (Left-wing extremism), was transferred by the poll panel as special superintendent (CID) in Kolkata.
In north Bengal where she began and ended campaign, party introduces Mamata as our goddess.
Praising the police for their efforts to ensure free and fair elections so far, Mishra said there is still a section of the administration that is aiding the Trinamool in rigging votes.
Mamata Banerjee conceded in her speech Tuesday that “there are demands” even in the enclaves and if re-elected she promised to “deal with all demands”.
At a rally in East Midnapore, assuring listeners of the implacability of her memory, Banerjee specifically targeted the police for being unhelpful and aggravating.
‘There may come a time for another party but never CPM… as far as we are concerned, they’re finished’.
At the rally near Nandigram, Banerjee said that the BJP would get at least five seats in this elections, her first such admission.
She alleged that CPI(M), Congress and BJP were controlling police stations and that a section of policemen were acting on “wild allegations” of the opposition parties.
About 1.2 crore voters are eligible to cast their votes at over 14,500 polling booths from 7 AM to 6 PM.
Signed by Mamata, the letter urges Bhawanipur’s voters to press the button for her TMC and “pave the way for better growth and greater development in West Bengal over the next five years”.
Bhabanipur constituency, under which Mamata Banerjee’s Kalighat residence falls, has been a stronghold of TMC since its inception in 2011, after delimitation.
The Prime Minister is talking about fighting corruption, but how did Lalit Modi and Vijay Mallya flee the country? Rahul Gandhi asked, adding “there was corruption in Gujarat involving thousands of crore of rupees”.
Banerjee said the Congress-CPI(M) alliance will not get even 20 seats after the results were announced.
Sonia Gandhi used the example of Hilsa, the exquisite gourmet fish of Bengal, to launch a scathing attack on both Mamata Banerjee and Narendra Modi.