Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Mukul Roy


Mukul Roy resigns as PAC chairman

June 28, 2022 4:27 am

Mukul Roy, who had won the 2021 Assembly elections on a BJP ticket from the Krishnanagar Uttar constituency in Nadia district, returned to his former party Trinamool Congress in June of the same year. However, Roy is yet to resign as a BJP MLA.

TMC leader or BJP MLA: Curious case of Mukul Roy gets curiouser

June 11, 2022 8:15 am

Once considered as the No. 2 in the TMC, when he was the party supremo and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's close aide, Roy, following his defection to the BJP, went on to become the top saffron party leader in West Bengal.

Speaker rejects Adhikari’s plea to disqualify Mukul Roy as MLA

June 09, 2022 5:59 am

According to TMC sources, the Speaker’s order implies that Roy, who represents the Krishnanagar South Assembly constituency in Nadia district, remains a BJP MLA.

Kolkata: Speaker defers hearing on Mukul Roy’s defection to April 28

April 23, 2022 5:47 am

Roy, a former BJP national vice-president who joined the TMC after the 2021 assembly elections, was elected MLA from the Krishnanagar (North) constituency.

Calcutta High Court sets aside Speaker’s order dismissing plea on Mukul Roy disqualification

April 12, 2022 6:07 am

The division bench said that in view of the speaker's failure to take into account and consider the certificate of evidence in support of his claim under Section 65-B of the Evidence Act and consequently hold the electronic evidence as inadmissible, has rendered Banerjee's order “perverse".

Speaker rejects BJP plea seeking Roy’s disqualification as legislator

February 12, 2022 6:51 am

Ruling in Roy’s favour, the Speaker said, “There was not enough evidence to support the dismissal of Mukul Roy as MLA under the anti-defection law. With that in mind, the application was rejected. Mukul Roy is currently with the BJP. His legislature is not being dismissed.”

Mukul Roy admitted to SSKM, seven-member team formed

September 03, 2021 2:06 am

He was admitted at the Woodburn ward of the state-run hospital. Some of his vital parameters are not normal, this requiring more tests, the doctors said.

Mukul Roy says BJP will win if bypoll held in his seat

August 14, 2021 2:47 am

Realising his faux pas, he quickly corrected himself saying that he meant the TMC.

TMC's Mukul Roy again says BJP will win by-poll; kicks up fresh row

August 13, 2021 8:51 pm

Senior TMC leader Tapas Roy refused to comment on Roy's gaffe, while the BJP said that the people will judge such statements.

BJP considers moving court seeking Mukul Roy’s disqualification as MLA

July 31, 2021 5:41 am

The remarks came after Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee on Friday held a second hearing on the BJP plea for Roy’s disqualification under the anti-defection law.


Mukul Roy addresses first BJP rally, accuses TMC of being a 'private limited company'

November 10, 2017 9:02 pm

Newly inducted BJP leader Mukul Roy Friday accused his former party Trinamool Congress of having turned itself into a "private limited company" under the stewardship of Mamata Banerjee and her nephew Abhishek.