Governor MK Narayanan for the second time in recent days came out in support of the State Election Commission (SEC) saying they had no other way than to hold it during the month of Ramzan. The Supreme Court passed that order and the commission had nothing to do, the Governor said in Kolkata on Sunday,a day after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee accused the poll panel of taking unilateral decisions.
Cong: attacking SEC is like insulting Constitution
Union minister and Congress MP Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury on Sunday hit out at Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for attacking SEC saying insulting a constitutional body was similar to insulting the Constitution. The Chief Minister should restrain herself from attacking the SEC,as everyone in the country has to abide by the Constitution, Chowdhury said.
Buddha: TMC govt brought anarchy to Bengal
Senior CPM leader Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Sunday blamed the Trinamool government for the current state of Bengal,which is was now a doomed state where a state of anarchy is prevailing and everything is in jeopardy,from law and order to education,agriculture to industry. Addressing a campaign rally at Bagnan in Howrah,the former CM said: Agricultural production has hit an all-time low. No new industries are coming. A big project at Salboni,where at least 10,000 people would have got jobs,has now been put on hold. In fact,West Bengal is a condemned state where industrialists fear to do business because of extortions, he added.