CPI(M) alleged that 15 of its workers were injured when their procession was attacked allegedly by TMC activists here.
State govt offices to remain open, no leave to be granted.
TMC had on Saturday announced that the party would send a delegation of three MPs to Pune on Monday to express its solidarity with the agitating students of FTII.
“Political differences will continue. But for the development of the state, that will not matter,” Jaitley said as he repeated the Prime Minister’s call for increased economic activity in the eastern states.
In a meeting at Bandhnamagram in Birbhum district’s Parui, Ghosh, along with BJP leader Nimai Das, said they have decided to return to TMC.
Two women from North-24 Parganas were also present at the rally to protest against the Kamduni rape.
Left Front members faced protests allegedly by Trinamool Congress supporters when they were visiting camps in flood-hit areas of Udaynarayanpur.
At present, the PMC supplies around 15 TMC of water to meet the demands of the city while the state government has officially allocated 11.5 TMC.
District Congress president and MLA Mohit Sengupta blamed the Trinamool’s youth wing for the incident.
Party insiders said district officials had requested that the bandh be rescheduled since several programmes to observe Rajiv Gandhi’s birth anniversary were lined up on August 20.
Ganguly added that since there was no industry and a proper education system, youths were resorting to anti-social activities.
HRD officials said a government servant is paid from the civil estimates of the government, and an assistant professor or professor of a university does not fit in this category.
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee is all set to travel to New Delhi later this month, tentatively on August 11 subject to the flood situation in her state.
Meanwhile, the municipal authorities have decided to ask for the structural audit of 30-year-old buildings in Thane.
TMC MP Sudip Bandopadhayay talks to Abantika Ghosh.