The BJP retaliated by saying that on the contrary, the TMC was trying to “thwart them” from being part of Puja committees. The BJP is trying to be part of the Durga Puja in a big way throughout Bengal.
In the aftermath of a riot, a musical troupe led by maestros Hemango Biswas and Bhupen Hazarika tried to broker peace between two communities: the Bengalis and the Assamese. Now, 58 years later, when politics have prised open old wounds again, the journey is being invoked through a song.
25 deaths at Bagrakote tea garden in North Bengal since April got CM Mamata Banerjee to tour the region, announce a package and take action against the owners. That's 13 years too late for many in the tea country, where hunger and deaths set in a while ago.
New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader Gulam Rasool Balyawi on Tuesday said that he was being falsely accused and his name was being dragged into the Malda incident and such an act was condemnable. He stressed that since elections were coming up in Bengal, the issue is being brought to the forefront. He added that the people accusing him should come up with facts.
New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): Communist Party of India (M) Hannan Mollah on Wednesday said that Bengal is being ruled by hooligans who are creating ruckus. He said the party in power has given many hate speeches to create tension in the society. He said such a commotion erupts during the tenure of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee only. He further said that anyone who tried to stand up against them was threatened.