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The West Bengal government's decision to distribute cows among families in rural areas ahead of the panchayat polls has come under fire from the Left and the Congress as well as the BJP.
Trinamool Congress leader Anubrata Mandoal threatened to break legs of Leader of Opposition Abdul Mannan and CPI (M) leader Bikash Bhattacharya.
Roy had recently quit the TMC, following differences with its supremo and CM Mamata Banerjee, and joined the saffron party but her nephew said he had made 'false' statements against him.
Roy had claimed at a public meeting earlier this month that Biswa Bangla is not a government entity but a private company owned by Abhishek Banerjee, nephew of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Roy said the TMC government was "suppressing and pressuring every constitutional body" and that is why he has opted to for the voter card to oppose the West Bengal regime.
Kicking back at the party he quit this week, Roy said Mamata is no longer the same person whom he knew while fighting the Left Front.
Speaking at a press conference at the state party headquarters in Kolkata, the veteran Bengal politician welcomed politicians from other parties to BJP.
A 'Y+' category of armed VIP security cover has been accorded by the Centre to Mukul Roy, a day after he joined the BJP.
The one time second-in-command of Trinamool, Roy's name figures in both the Saradha ponzi scam and Narada sting cases.
The former TMC leader, known for his organisational skills, joined the BJP in the presence of Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and party general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya.
BJP national general secretary says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee kicks every ladder after climbing it
He also said that democracy has died in the state because of which BJP has registered a whopping 12 lakh membership in the state.
Although there was speculation about the nature of the meeting, Uddhav Thackeray has said there was no political discussion.
Sougata Roy appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for questioning on his alleged involvement in the Narada tapes corruption scandal.
A day after hinting at the possibility of Mukul Roy joining their party, the BJP on Saturday said the process of the former Trinamool Congress leader's inclusion is in progress.
Mamata Banerjee says she won't link her mobile number with Aadhaar, dares Centre to disconnect her number
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee launched a fresh salvo at the Centre and dared the Centre to disconnect her number for disobedience.