West Bengal BJP

BJP creating 'talent pool' for 2021 West Bengal polls

The Lok Sabha poll results indicated a tectonic shift in West Bengal politics with the BJP emerging as a key player.

published on : 13th October 2019

BJP protest against killing of its workers in West Bengal

The saffron party claimed eight of its party workers were killed in Bengal in the last one week excluding the triple murder in Murshidabad district.

published on : 12th October 2019

BJP seeks meeting with Amit Shah and President Kovind to apprise them about law and order in Bengal

According to BJP sources, the party would prepare a memorandum with details of more than 80 BJP workers killed in the state in last two years.

published on : 11th October 2019

Party worker shot at for chanting 'Jai Shri Ram' in Kolkata, claims BJP

TMC leadership denied the allegation as baseless and claimed that the attack was a result of 'infighting within the BJP'.

published on : 10th October 2019

Exclusion of Hindu Bengalis from Assam NRC gives TMC advantage over BJP

Last month, the West Bengal Assembly had passed a resolution against NRC, with Banerjee vowing not to allow its implementation in Bengal.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Amit Shah set to inaugurate four Durga Puja pandals

With an eye on gaining political mileage, the BJP will rope in Union home minister Amit Shah in Kolkata to inaugurate at least four Durga puja pandals.

published on : 19th September 2019

West Bengal BJP in a fix over Amit Shah's Hindi comment

Amit Shah's comment has been opposed by political parties in south India and Trinamool Congress in Bengal, who felt this is nothing but an effort to impose Hindi in the country.

published on : 16th September 2019

Eight TMC MLAs in touch with us: BJP's Dilip Ghosh

His comment drew sharp reactions from TMC, which said BJP does not have any mass base in Bengal and has taken to poaching of TMC leaders to increase its public support in the state.

published on : 2nd September 2019

TMC MLA Debashree Roy makes unsuccessful attempt to meet West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh

Debashree Roy, a yesteryears national award-winning actress, is a two time MLA from Raidighi constituency in South 24 Parganas.

published on : 29th August 2019

Ready to contest against Mamata Banerjee if BJP wants, says ex-Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee 

Sovan Chatterjee is a four-time MLA of the TMC and two-time mayor of Kolkata Municipal Corporation besides being a minister.

published on : 20th August 2019

Elections 2021: BJP begins brainstorming session in West Bengal

BJP won 18 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the state this election, just four less than the TMC, garnering 41 per cent of the vote share.

published on : 10th August 2019

BJP’s membership drive adds 50 lakh in West Bengal

Rabindranath Basu, the Bengal in-charge of the membership collection drive in the state, said people are enrolling themselves as BJP members through online, offline and missed call modes.

published on : 6th August 2019

West Bengal BJP to come up with list of intellectuals for membership

The list, however, will exclude those faces seen participating in rallies and other protests marches.

published on : 4th August 2019

Saffron stokes a storm in Bengali cinema

A political war has broken out in West Bengal to capture popular cultural space with the Trinamool and the BJP trying to influence Tollywood and its stars.

published on : 28th July 2019

Dilip Ghosh calls TMC rally "Didi's Circus", FIR lodged

He said that the meeting would be a "condolence" meeting. This year's rally gains significance as it would be the first mega show by TMC after its poll debacle in Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 21st July 2019
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