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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Jagdeep Dhankar


Graft among public servants worrisome, says Dhankhar

November 24, 2020 6:19 am

Dhankhar demanded a “thorough probe” into alleged money laundering by “men in uniform” (Kolkata Police).

Dhankhar slams police after accountant held in graft case

November 23, 2020 5:27 am

In a series of tweets on Sunday, Dhankhar questioned the police action and called it a “politically inspired operation”.

TMC: Jagdeep Dhankar humiliating his post, Raj Bhavan

November 22, 2020 10:46 am

“Such a lying Governor has never come in the history of India," TMC MP Kakali said.

In Delhi, Bengal Governor says law and order ‘crumbling’ in state, draws TMC’s ire

October 30, 2020 8:01 am

The Governor’s statements — he claimed West Bengal was now a “police state”, and said he had “witnessed a continual decline of democratic governance” — drew sharp reactions from the TMC, Congress and CPI(M).

Redeem your constitutional oath: Governor tells Mamata Banerjee

October 19, 2020 7:48 am

The Governor’s letter came a day after Union Home Minister Amit Shah said in an interview to CNN-News 18 that the demand for President’s rule in Bengal by BJP workers was “wajib (just)”, given the law and order situation, while adding that any action by the Centre would be as per the Constitution.

Govt bowing to those with no constitutional authority, says Dhankhar

October 03, 2020 3:18 am

Reacting to Dhankhar’s comments, state Information and Technology Minister Bratya Basu said the Governor was acting like a spokesperson of a particular political party.

Act within constitutional mandate, ‘anguished’ Mamata tells Dhankhar

September 27, 2020 1:22 pm

She added, “Refrain from surpassing the Chief Minister and her Council of Ministers and communicating with and dictating to state officials, in excess of your powers under the Constitution and directing them to attend before you."

Medical equipment Purchase ‘scam’; Three-member inquiry panel eyewash, order judicial probe: Dhankhar

September 04, 2020 5:32 am

In his letter, the Governor alleged that the government had relaxed rules to purchase items worth Rs 2,000 crores, including three million Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs), 3.7 million N-95 masks, and four million gloves.

Governor responds to TMC poster: ‘Main bhi hoon na’

August 31, 2020 1:38 pm

Governor Jagdeep Dhankar called on the state administration to work with his office for the development of the state. Main Hoon Na is the title of a 2004 Shah Rukh Khan movie.

Medical equipment ‘scam’: Mamata dismisses Dhankhar & Oppn allegations, takes a dig at PM CARES

August 25, 2020 3:04 am

On Friday, Dhankhar had demanded an “independent probe” into the “multi-crore scam”. He also questioned the credibility of a three-member committee set up by the government to look into the matter.