Saturday, Nov 26, 2022

Adhir Ranjan Choudhury


Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury writes to Om Birla, seeks chairmanship for Congress of at least one substantive Parliament panel

September 24, 2022 3:24 pm

In the letter to Om Birla on Saturday, Congress' leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury alleged the government is reducing parliamentary committees to a "farce."

Only Gandhis can lead Cong: Adhir; can't force Rahul, says Digvijaya

August 23, 2022 9:04 pm

The G 23 leaders of the party, meanwhile, signalled that Sonia’s continuance or Rahul’s taking over don’t make much difference if the system remains the same.

Hashtag Politics | Cong leader Adhir Chowdhury denies 'when a big tree falls…' tweet, claims account hacked

May 21, 2022 8:46 pm

Chowdhury, the leader of the Congress party in the Lok Sabha, claimed his account was hacked as he was delivering a speech at a party office in West Bengal's Murshidabad district when the social media post was made.

Birbhum killings: Opposition leaders visit Bogtui, accuse Bengal govt of ‘cover-up’

March 25, 2022 4:48 am

State Congress president Adhir Chowdhury, whose car was alleegdly stopped more than once before reaching Bogtui, alleged that several bodies had disappeared from the site of violence. He sat on a dharna on Sriniketan Road in protest against the police action.

West Bengal civic elections: BJP scores 0, to ‘introspect’ poll debacle

March 03, 2022 11:59 am

The party has asked all its MLAs and district presidents to attend the meeting where they will discuss ways to ramp up its presence in the state.

'With no Congress, UPA left without soul': Party leaders slam Mamata's remark

December 02, 2021 1:14 pm

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Thursday said without the Congress, the UPA will be a body without a soul and asserted that it was time to show opposition unity. “Time to show opposition unity,” Sibal tweeted.

Raise Bengal’s vaccine quota: Adhir to Modi

August 09, 2021 1:28 am

In his letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the senior Congress leader warned of a fresh explosion of cases in West Bengal considering its dense population.

'Premature, unfounded': Congress on reports of leadership change in Lok Sabha

July 04, 2021 8:36 pm

With just a fortnight to go before the Parliament monsoon session commences, there were reports that Congress president Sonia Gandhi is likely to replace Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury as the leader of the party in the Lower House of Parliament.

After CJI Ramana cites 'rule of law', Rakesh Asthana and YC Modi out of CBI chief race

May 25, 2021 9:06 pm

The two candidates, among the frontrunners to the post, were dropped after Chief Justice of India N V Ramana cited a Supreme Court guideline on appointment of police chiefs.

West Bengal elections: Sena backs Mamata; Adhir says SP, RJD, Sena haven’t faced ‘TMC terror’

March 05, 2021 7:44 am

The Congress is part of the Sena-led government in Maharashtra. Earlier, the party had allied with RJD for Assembly elections in Bihar.