West Bengal has 42 Lok Sabha seats out of which two are currently held by the Bharatiya Janata Party.
This year, the political rhetoric plunged to new depths with nonsensical references to mythological characters, competitive head-cutting and fat-shaming
He pointed out that faced with large-scale desertions; anti-incumbency and the growing influence of BJP, Congress has been trying hard to retain power in its last bastion in the Northeast
"One has to invest Rs 10,000 crores for employing 2000 people but if I give 10,000 cows to 5000 families they'll start earning in 6 months," Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb said.
Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb seeks center's help to pay employees at par with seventh Central Pay Commission
Deb said the union finance minister had taken the matter positively.
Despite call from the top leaderships of both the parties, the sporadic incidences of violence is reported from several places in last 24 hours.
Clarifying his stance, he said that civil engineers should take up civil services as they have experience about administration.
Talking about his latest remark, Deb said he had made it to encourage entrepreneurship and traditional economy and to preserve culture.
In Hindu mythology, when the ‘shishya’ (disciple) is arrogant towards his guru, he is bound to falter. This is what BJP leaders in Tripura feel about Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.
“Internet, satellite and technology in the Mahabharata time”-famed Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has kept making bizarre and controversial statements.
He tried to differentiate between Aishwarya Rai and Diana Hayden with a clear motive, but both of them were judged by those who, according to Deb, are international mafia.
I'm proud of my exotic brown colour, says Diana Hayden after Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb's controversial remark
He said he failed to understand the "process of judgement" of the crowning of the Miss World contest in 1997, in which Diana was crowned.
Tripura CM Biplab Deb courts controversy again, says 1997 Miss World Diana Hayden not 'an Indian beauty' like Aishwarya Rai
Deb's comments came days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioned the BJP leaders to steer clear of controversies and not offer "masala" to the media by making irresponsible statements.
The Centre has already committed Rs 4,000 crore of additional grants for funding various infrastructure projects, including four and six-laning of national highways.
Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb maintains his stand on Indians inventing internet during Mahabharata era, blasts critics
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Wednesday reiterated his statement, where he claimed that internet and satellites existed since the Mahabharata era.