Clashes have been reported across the state since filing began on April 3rd. The last day for filing of nominations is on Monday. The panchayat polls will be held in three phases in the first week of May.
Wives of both Kailash Vijayvargiya and Sidharth Nath Singh, general secretary and secretary in charge of the state respectively, hail from West Bengal. BJP leaders hope this improves the party’s prospects in the state.
During Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry, BJP was the most discussed political party while West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee the most talked about political leader on Facebook. An analysis of conversations on Facebook regarding the Assembly polls across all states done by the social media giant shows that […]