Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

Sushmita Dev


‘This government uses bulldozers on the ground and bulldozes us inside Parliament’

August 01, 2022 2:58 pm

Previously a Lok Sabha MP from the Congress in Assam, Sushmita Dev joined the TMC a year ago while both DMK’s Kanimozhi NVN Somu from Tamil Nadu and CPM’s AA Rahim from Kerala are first-time MPs. They are among the 23 Opposition MPs who have been suspended for alleged misconduct from the Rajya Sabha this session.

TMC gets a leg-up in Assam with top leader in camp, but long climb ahead

April 20, 2022 7:05 am

On Sunday, in an unexpected move, former Assam Congress chief Ripun Bora resigned from the grand old party to join the TMC – following in the footsteps of Sushmita Dev and Mukul Sangma before him.

Open meetings of House panel examining marriage bill to all women MPs: Sushmita Dev

January 03, 2022 6:54 pm

Sushmita Dev is the only woman MP in the 31-member Parliamentary Standing Committee on Education, Women, Children, Youth and Sports chaired by BJP MP Vinay Sahasrabuddhe.

TMC MP Sushmita Dev: 'We walked out to register our protest against denial of opportunity to speak'

December 10, 2021 11:05 am

🔴 Opposition halted their protest for a day as a mark of respect to Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat and 11 personnel who died in a helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu a day ago.

Tripura: Miscreants attack Sushmita Dev’s car, TMC campaign vehicle; party blames BJP

October 23, 2021 5:56 am

BJP spokesperson Nabendu Bhattacharya said his party activists had no role in the assault. He claimed the attack was a result of internal feuds within TMC

BJP not to field candidate for West Bengal RS bypoll, TMC's Sushmita Dev likely to be elected unopposed

September 20, 2021 2:33 pm

The TMC had last week named Sushmita Dev, who recently joined the party after quitting the Congress, as its candidate for the by-poll.

TMC nominates Sushmita Dev to Rajya Sabha

September 15, 2021 4:28 am

Dev, who was also the national spokesperson of the Congress, sent her resignation letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi on August 15 but didn’t mention her reasons for quitting the party.

Why Sushmita Dev is crucial to Trinamool’s game in the Northeast

August 22, 2021 6:45 pm

A wider opportunity exists for the Trinamool to make its mark not only in Assam, but also the Northeastern states, where Bengalis become the target of anti-Bangladeshi politics

My joining TMC unconditional; will take any responsibility given by Mamata: Sushmita Dev

August 17, 2021 4:27 pm

The former chief of the women's wing of the Congress, joined the TMC in the presence of senior party leaders Abhishek Banerjee and Derek O'Brien in Kolkata on Monday.

Team Rahul loses another: Assam face Sushmita Dev goes to TMC

August 17, 2021 2:03 am

Sushmita Dev is the fourth high-profile young face of the Congress, and one of the noted members of ‘Team Rahul’, to leave the party in the last two years.