The Constitution's federal characteristics must constantly pass tests, like the one in West Bengal and its ultimate outcome will affect all other states as well as the Union.
In the light of rules, propriety or federal sanctity, the Bengal Chief Secretary has placed himself in a very awkward situation, by design or default. There is a lesson to all civil servants in this.
In an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the Sena said that the Centre should have a broad vision towards political wins and losses as the absence of it might hurt the country's unity.
Despite his younger brother’s sudden death this month due to Covid, he continued to work hard for the state, no bothering to take a time off.
The state government has decided to use his vast experience in bureaucracy for the betterment of the state, CM Mamata Banerjee said.
The ruling Trinamool Congress has claimed that Bandopadhyay's transfer is yet another example of the BJP practising vendetta politics after its dismal performance in the state Assembly elections.
While Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik attended the meeting with PM Narendra Modi, Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee skipped the review meeting in her state.