Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Sambit Patra


Surprised Kejriwal hasn’t said Joe Biden fears him: Sambit Patra

September 18, 2022 7:21 pm

Attack comes hours after Delhi Chief Minister said that the Aam Aadmi Party is like lord Krishna, sent to end evil.

'Answer queries on excise policy': BJP to Sisodia, says AAP govt ignored expert panel recommendation

August 24, 2022 10:38 pm

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said the AAP government did not follow the suggestions of its own panel to “gain an unfair advantage" in the Punjab polls.

AAP chief using freebies for political goals: BJP

August 13, 2022 1:50 am

Addressing a press conference in New Delhi, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra drew a distinction between the welfare measures of the Centre and the “politics of freebies”, saying the Narendra Modi’s government’s policies are designed to help the people stand on their feet.

Delhi court stays FIR against Sambit Patra for posting Arvind Kejriwal's doctored video

December 15, 2021 7:46 pm

Additional Sessions Judge Sanjay Sharma stayed the November 23 order of Metropolitan Magistrate Rishabh Kapoor who had directed Delhi Police to register an FIR and conduct a thorough investigation against the BJP Spokesperson, while allowing the application of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Atishi.

Delhi court directs FIR against Patra over ‘doctored’ video on CM Arvind Kejriwal

November 25, 2021 7:39 am

Atishi had moved the court seeking an FIR against Sambit, claiming that the video contained statements that were diametrically opposite to the stand taken by the Delhi CM and AAP on the farm laws

BJP: Habit of Gandhi family, Cong to defame Hindu religion

November 13, 2021 2:41 am

“It is at the behest of the Gandhi family, particularly Rahul Gandhi, that the other leaders of the Congress — be it Salman Khurshid, be it Mani Shankar Aiyar or Rashid Alvi — often speak against Hinduism," BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said.

Welcome SC move to order probe into Pegasus issue: BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra

October 27, 2021 8:16 pm

BJP’s ally JD(U) welcomed the order saying that it upheld the constitutional rights of the citizens.

Sambit Patra slams Mamata, says Bengal No.1 in post-poll violence

September 25, 2021 10:09 am

Patra was in the city to participate in a door-to-door campaign for BJP’s Bhabanipur by-poll candidate Priyanka Tibrewal.

'Toolkit' case: Top court says won’t interfere with HC stay on probe against BJP leaders

September 22, 2021 10:21 pm

“Don't waste your energy here. We are not inclined to entertain the special leave petitions. We dismiss the SLPs,” the SC bench said, when senior advocate A M Singhvi, appearing for the state, wanted to refer to records of the case.

Days after resigning as Manipur Congress chief, Govindas Konthoujam joins BJP

August 01, 2021 10:33 pm

Days after stepping down as Manipur Congress president, Konthoujam had resigned from the Manipur Assembly on July 28. The same day, the senior legislator also tendered his resignation from the primary membership of the Congress party.


The many controversies around Sardar Patel’s Statue of Unity

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

On the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the world’s tallest statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, a look back at the controversies on the subject.

Politicians react over 1984 riots missing file

January 22, 2016 7:46 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Commenting on the 1984 riots missing file, Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Sambit Patra on Friday said the 1984 riots file, which is missing from past 10 months, clearly shows that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is not at all "serious" about the issue and is not taking the Delhi administration seriously. Sharing the same sentiments, Shiromani Akali Dal leader Manjeet Singh GK said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is not at all concerned about the Sikh community. He added that he was only doing "vote politics", as the Punjab assembly elections are near. Meanwhile, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said he has no information regarding the issue and will comment once he has complete information.

West Bengal becoming safe haven for bomb-makers: BJP

January 22, 2016 7:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Friday said West Bengal is becoming a safe haven for bomb makers under Mamata Banerjee's leadership. Reacting to the Birbhum blast, another BJP leader Sambit Patra accused Banerjee of misgovernance and encouraging illegal activities.