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

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

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.

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Security cover withdrawn, Sovan says Bengal govt vindictive

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

Former Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee joins BJP

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

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’

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

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

“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

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

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

Sovan Chatterjee resigns as West Bengal cabinet minister

Municipal Commissioner Khalil Ahmed will look after the activities of Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) till a new mayor is elected. 

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