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Bengal Congress chief Somen Mitra quits, party asks him to carry on

The development comes days after Rahul Gandhi formally resigned as Congress president, taking responsibility for the defeat in the Lok Sabha elections.

Somen Mitra quits as Bengal Congress chief, party refuses to accept resignation

Gaurav Gogoi, who is the AICC in-charge of the party affairs in the state, however, refused to accept the resignation and requested him to continue as the party chief in Bengal, sources in the Congress said.


Bengal Congress infighting out in open, several leaders skip rally

The Leader of Opposition in the assembly led the march from Esplanade area in central Kolkata to city police headquarters Lalbazar, seeking an end to political clashes in the state and alleged attack on party workers.

Both TMC, BJP governments are autocratic: Somen Mitra

Mitra said the party under the leaderahip of Rahul Gandhi will do “nyay” to the people of the country.

No possibility of joining hands with TMC in state, says Bengal Congress chief Somen Mitra

He made the comments a day after Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, at a rally in New Delhi, spoke of a pre-poll seat-sharing agreement with anti-BJP parties including Congress.

Rahul’s great primary idea: No challenger to ex-TMC Somen

Kolkata North is one of the 16 constituencies chosen by Rahul for his experiment


Orissa DSP suspended for threatening petitioner

Sources said Panda went to Delhi two days before the SC bench were to hear the petition

Somen ups ante against Didi

Joins new forum set up to probe chit fund cases.

Mitra rejoins Cong, attacks Mamata

Somen Mitra had resigned as Trinamool Congress MP last week.

Will work to make Cong strong in Bengal, says Somen

On ways to deal with the corruption charges that he has levelled against the TMC, he said he would indulge in more meetings and gatherings to raise awareness among people.