As the governor was about to leave the House, ruling party MLAs including Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee requested him to stay, following which Dhankhar again urged the BJP lawmakers to calm down.
Civic poll violence should have been avoided, sends out wrong message: Trinamool Congress MP Sougata Roy
On Sunday cases of violence and malpractices marred the election to 107 municipalities across West Bengal.
Sources said that the accused were produced before a district court, which sent them to judicial custody till February 11.
Mentioning a clarification, the CBI said it received 29 numbers of complaints of sexual assault from NHRC related to sexual offences till December 22 in 2021.
The CBI, which submitted the status report, said that out of 64 cases referred to it by the state police, 39 alleged offences were taken over by the central agency.
Observing that the petitioner is a popular matinee idol, Justice Chanda said the involvement of film stars in politics in the country is nothing new.
Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for the state government, pointed to the members of the committee that has been formed to investigate the incidents.
According to the sources, the cases were filed in Purba Medinipur's Nandigram and Cooch Behar's Sitalkuchi areas.
Following a report from an NHRC committee on July 13, a five-judge bench of the Calcutta High Court had ordered a CBI probe into the allegations.
The judgment has made it clear that no political party can abdicate its responsibility in discharge of constitutional responsibility, the Call for Justice said in a statement.
Justice Mukerji of the Calcutta HC observed the committee constituted by the NHRC had only power under the order of the five-judge bench to report on facts as gathered by them on investigation.