Amit Shah Roadshow

Election Commission defends WB campaign ban, says can't allow violence

The Commission has been under attack from political parties for not curtailing campaigning in nine Lok Sabha seats in the state from Thursday morning.

published on : 17th May 2019

Opposition leaders slam EC for cutting short West Bengal campaigning post-Kolkata violence 

Opposition leaders also questioned the duration of ban on campaigning claiming that it has been done to favour the BJP in its campaign in the State.

published on : 16th May 2019

Curtailing campaigning in West Bengal EC's 'unethical gift' to PM Modi: Mamata

The EC invoked Article 324 of the Constitution to curtail the campaigning for the last phase of the election on May 19.

published on : 15th May 2019

BJP goes to Vice President over violence during Amit Shah's roadshow in Kolkata 

BJP parliamentary party secretary Balasubrahmanyam Kamarsu said the delegation also apprised Naidu of the "murderous" attack on Shah.

published on : 15th May 2019

Election Commission curtails West Bengal campaigning after Kolkata violence 

The EC's action came a day after parts of Kolkata witnessed wide-spread violence during BJP president Amit Shah's massive road show in Kolkata.

published on : 15th May 2019

TMC goons vandalized Vidyasagar statue, not BJP: Amit Shah on Kolkata roadshow violence

Shah showed photographs as proof that TMC workers indulged in stone-pelting and arson aimed at him even while the CRPF personnel sought to protect him. 

published on : 15th May 2019

Violence during roadshow: Has West Bengal acquired a 'government of gangsters', asks Arun Jaitley 

All eyes will be now on the Election Commission of India to ensure free and fair Lok Sabha polls in the state in the last phase on May 19, he said in a series of tweets.

published on : 14th May 2019

WATCH | BJP workers, university students clash during Amit Shah's roadshow in Kolkata

A scuffle broke outside the Calcutta University campus on College Street, when student activists of both the Left and the TMCP shouted slogans against Shah.

published on : 14th May 2019

Amit Shah holds mega road show before filing Lok Sabha poll nomination

BJP workers and people thronged the street to greet Shah, who is contesting the Lok Sabha election for the first time.

published on : 30th March 2019