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Sovan Chatterjee


Sovan Chatterjee meets Mamata, sparks rumour of return to TMC

October 30, 2019 2:07 am

The four-time MLA, party sources said, used to visit Mamata’s residence every year on Bhai Phonta — which celebrates the bonding between brothers and sisters. But last year he skipped as relations between the two soured.

Two weeks after entry into BJP, ex-Kolkata mayor, aide plan to quit

September 01, 2019 3:33 pm

Source said Chaterjee and Bandopadhyay felt insulted as they were were not invited to a BJP meeting. However, the party said they were invited to the meeting.

Ready to contest against Mamata in next Assembly polls, says Sovan Chatterjee

August 20, 2019 6:14 pm

Addressing his first press conference, Chatterjee said that he is ready to contest against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in the next assembly polls if the saffron party wanted it.

Security cover withdrawn, Sovan says Bengal govt vindictive

August 19, 2019 3:55 am

Chatterjee, who was in Delhi, was scheduled to arrive in Kolkata on Sunday evening.

Former Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee joins BJP

August 15, 2019 1:57 am

Lauding PM Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah for their bold leadership, Chatterjee said that there should be no place for negative politics, in an apparent attack on the TMC chief.

Ex-Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee joins BJP

August 14, 2019 8:41 pm

Chatterjee, a four-time MLA of the TMC and a councillor of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation for over three decades, joined the BJP in the presence of its senior West Bengal leader Mukul Roy and its national general secretary Arun Singh.

Ratna sends legal notice to Sovan Chatterjee over ‘accusations’

November 23, 2018 8:24 am

Baisakhi on Thursday told a news channel she had no role in Sovan’s decision to resign from the Cabinet or KMC.

‘There was no negligence on my part’: Sovan steps down as Mayor

November 23, 2018 7:57 am

“I am hereby tendering my resignation from the post of Mayor of Kolkata Municipal Corporation. You are requested to kindly accept the same,” read the letter submitted to KMC Chairperson Mala Roy on Thursday.

Two days after stepping down from Cabinet, Sovan Chatterjee resigns as Kolkata mayor

November 22, 2018 3:50 pm

Chatterjee's resignation comes on the back of reports emerging that Mamata Banerjee was not happy with his performance as state minister as well as his marital discord, which had garnered unwarranted publicity.

If he joins another party, it will be the end of all he has: Sovan Chatterjee's estranged wife

November 22, 2018 6:04 am

After announcing his resignation, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had said that Sovan had wanted to step down from his posts on four previous occasions.