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The ruling Trinamool Congress and the BJP are way ahead of its rivals in terms of presence on the social media and are followed by the CPI(M) and the Congress.
Rajya Sabha polls: Some Congress leaders in West Bengal unhappy over taking Trinamool Congress' support
TMC extending support to Singhvi in the Rajya Sabha polls from West Bengal is a clear indication of an emerging alliance between the Mamata Banerjee-led party and the Congress, observers say.
Five TMC men held for beating, molesting Visva-Bharati University students in West Bengal for protesting felling of trees
Protesters alleged that Trinamool Congress cadres led by local leader Nurul Huda Kaji attacked the demonstration and beat up men and women indiscriminately and molested women in the melee.
In her 12-minute conversation with Stalin late on Sunday, she expressed confidence that his party would perform well in the 2019 polls.
Bhattacharya, born in 1944, served as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for 11 years, from 2000.
Chattopadhyay also criticised the Presidency University claiming that the quality of the institution has sharply dipped in recent times.
However, Bhutia has had a bad electoral record. Since entering politics by joining TMC in 2013, he first lost to BJP candidate S S Ahluwalia in Darjeeling in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
A member of TMC since 2013, Bhutia had fought the 2016 Assembly elections from Siliguri but lost to CPM veteran Ashok Bhattacharya by a margin of 14,072 votes.
Trinamool Congress MP Anupam Hazra in a Facebook post last week had said he has a problem in accepting Mahatma Gandhi as the Father of the Nation.
At a rally here in South Dinajpur district, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief said around 12,000 farmers had committed suicide in the country for failing to repay their loans.
The two parties have also accused Banerjee of not giving enough time to speak to the opposition parties and will submit a letter to the assembly.
BSF DG KK Sharma on Sunday attended a conference on border issues, organised by Seemanta Chetana Mancha, an NGO affiliated to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
Hardik Patel also called for a unity of non-BJP parties to fight against the Modigovernment which was "trying to divide the country".
West Bengal BJP will use retired IAS and IPS officers to keep the Trinamool Congress under pressure by keeping an eye on irregularities in functioning of the state government.