Jagdeep Dhankar

No iota of truth: Dhankhar rejects Mamata's claim he was named in Jain Hawala case chargesheet

Jain Hawala Case was a huge politial and financial scandal in the 1990s in which money routed through hawala channels was claimed to have been given to top politicians across various parties.

published on : 28th June 2021

Situation due to post-poll violence in Bengal alarming, worrisome: Guv Dhankhar

Jagdeep Dhankhar, who embarked on a week-long visit to North Bengal earlier in the day, slammed the state government for how it dealt with complaints of violence following the assembly elections.

published on : 21st June 2021

Dhankhar trying to project Bengal as site like Israel- Palestine war: TMC

TMC spokesperson and Rajya Sabha MP Sukhendu Sekhar Roy alleged that the governor, in "an unprecedented manner has been launching tirades against the state government almost daily.

published on : 15th June 2021

'Ego prevailed over public service': Dhankhar on Mamata skipping PM meet

Dhankhar said the chief minister had called him up before the meeting at Kalaikunda and indicated that she won't attend it if  Leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari is present in it.

published on : 1st June 2021

File complaint against Bengal Guv Jagdeep Dhankar, can be prosecuted after his term is over: TMC MP

Speaking to the media personnel on Sunday, Banerjee alleged that the West Bengal Governor has directly transferred the case (Narada) to CBI, which is against the Constitution.

published on : 24th May 2021

Trinamool MP launches scathing attack on Bengal governor

Trinamool Congress MP Kalyan Banerjee on Sunday launched a scathing attack on West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, asking the public to lodge complaints against him with the police.

published on : 24th May 2021

Attempts being made to create instability in state: Shiv Sena demands West Bengal Governor be recalled

The arrest of four TMC leaders by the CBI in connection with the Narada sting tape case smacks of 'political vendetta', Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' alleged.

published on : 19th May 2021

Centre distributing COVID vaccines rationally, Bengal govt should avoid confrontation: Governor

The TMC dispensation has accused the BJP-led government at the Centre of discrimination over distribution of vaccines, claiming that some states are being given preference at the cost of others.

published on : 14th May 2021

Bengal CM, Governor in war or words over Dhankhar's planned visit to post-poll hit areas

The governor is scheduled to visit areas affected by post-poll violence in Cooch Behar district on Thursday.

published on : 12th May 2021

Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar summons chief secretary over post-poll violence

Dhankhar tweeted that the home secretary did not forward reports of the state's director-general of police and commissioner of Kolkata police to him in this regard.

published on : 8th May 2021

Post poll violence in Bengal: MHA asks Governor for report on law and order in state 

The Home Ministry had earlier asked the state government to submit a report but has not yet received it, the officials said.

published on : 6th May 2021

Bengal governor calls truce with Trinamool, graces Kali puja at Mamata’s residence

Dhankar spent two hours at Mamata’s residence, exchanging pleasantries with leaders of the ruling party.

published on : 29th October 2019

WB Governor refutes TMC's allegation of not informing government of his Jadavpur visit

Trinamool secretary general Partha Chatterjee on Thursday alleged the Governor had not informed the state administration before going to the university. 

published on : 20th September 2019