The announcement came a day after the EC had appointed 21 police observers to monitor the role of the police until the end of the poll process.
Mondal had allegedly said that if people are intending to vote for the ruling party in the upcoming Assembly elections, they should not be allowed to vote at all.
In Ghani Khan’s Malda, independent candidate Nihar Ghosh is supported by Left Front and unchallenged by Congress as he takes on Trinamool minister
The announcement was made following a meeting of the party’s Central Election Committee (CEC) attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah, among others.
The announcement was made minutes after a meeting of the state Congress with the Central Election Committee.
KMC chairperson Mala Roy refused to accept the Opposition demand that the sting video issue be immediately taken up for discussion and the Mayor be stopped from submitting the income and expenditure estimates.
Advocates Amitabha Chakraborty and Abbasuddin filed a PIL on behalf of Congress leader Abdul Mannan, while the second one was filed by BJP leader Brajesh Jha.
Mitra gets ticket despite imprisonment, many MLAs renominated despite opposition in their seats
A sting video purportedly showing senior Trinamool Congress leaders accepting bribes has triggered allegation and argument, debate and denial in poll-bound West Bengal. But what does all the noise amount to?
Facing the heat of a controversial sting operation, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the opposition parties have formed a “nexus” to malign the Trinamool Congress ahead of the state Assembly election.
Raising the issue in the Rajya Sabha during zero hour, TMC’s Derek O’Brien said, “Let us not judge the credibility of the video; let’s judge the source of the video.”
If the BJP intends to make any mark in the Bengal elections, it cannot ignore the contribution of the Muslim population
It was found out that Ansari, along with about 100 others would join the TMC party on Wednesday at the party office off EM Bypass.
Speaking to The Indian Express today, Samuel, who quit Tehelka to launch Narada News in January 2016, claimed that Singh wasn’t aware that he was “working” on the sting.
But TMC accused the opposition parties of hatching a “political conspiracy” ahead of the assembly election dubbing the sting operation by a news portal as “manufactured”.