The party rescheduled its program and erected a temporary stage near the Collectorate where the supporters converged on Monday.
The midnight blue of the Goddess Kali mingled with the blue-and-white of the Trinamool Congress — shimmering blue lights, a blue gate, blue curtains and a blue pandal.
The former CPM state committee member had launched a new party after he was expelled for his alleged anti-party activities in February 2014.
Madan Mitra was expected to visit the CBI office to submit his passport and arrangements in the form of an ambulance that went to his residence had been made.
Roy’s visit becomes significant as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is also slated to visit north Bengal after completing her current two-day tour at Jangalmahal.
Polling had taken place in Bidhannagar, Asansol municipal corporations amid violence. The votes are being counted right now.
The ruling Trinamool Congress Wednesday breached into the Congress stronghold of Murshidabad district continued with its winning streak in the panchayat bypolls elsewhere in state. Siliguri, however, continued to offer it resistance with Left Front emerging victorious there. TMC bagged 12 of the 26 seats in gram panchayats in Murshidabad, the backyard of state Congress […]
At Karunamoyee Housing Estate in Salt Lake’s ED Block, reporters and a photojournalist of The Sunday Express were beaten up and pushed out before the CPM camp was razed and party supporters beaten up by alleged outsiders.
Farooq Gharami and Anwar Hossain Mir, who were also arrested in connection with the violence, too secured bail. They reportedly were members of Haldar’s rival faction in the party.
Mamata Banerjee has a new neighbour in the Capital.
Derek O’Brien raised a point of order about books etc being passed directly to MPs from the officers’ gallery rather than via marshals.
Abhishek, who is Mamata’s nephew, was speaking at a public meeting in Belpahari in West Midnapore — the heart of Junglemahal region that was once Maoist-dominated.
Guests were given lavish culinary delights ahead of the event in Burdwan
Though Roy denied having posted any such comment, the statement invited sharp reaction from the Trinamool government.
Deb has already submitted in writing to the party leadership about his comments after he was snubbed.