Jagdeep Dhankar

Don’t need government's permission to travel in Bengal: Governor Jagdeep Dhankar

Earlier, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, without naming Dhankar, said a nominated person was trying to run a parallel government in the state.

published on : 19th November 2019

Nobody should cross the 'lakhsman rekha': Bengal Governor takes a jibe at TMC govt

The governor and the Mamata Banerjee government have been involved in a war of words.

published on : 16th November 2019

Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar denied helicopter to attend college programme in Murshidabad

According to the press statement, the Governor will leave Kolkata at 5 am and is expected to reach Farakka by 12 pm on Friday.

published on : 14th November 2019

Trinamool fumes as Bengal Governor makes unscheduled visit to Singur BDO office

Jagdeep Dhankar, while returning to the city from Shantiniketan after attending the convocation of Visva-Bharati University, dropped by the BDO office of Singur.

published on : 12th November 2019

I am not at war with the ruling party: Bengal Governor lashes out at Mamata

Dhankhar, who has been at loggerheads with the Bengal government over several issues, also said that universities in the state are not allowed to function the way they should.

published on : 7th November 2019

West Bengal Governor hits out at Mamata over phone tapping

Referring to Mamata’s claim, Dhankar, in an event organised by Marwari Mahila Samity in Kolkata, said only she knows what evidence she has to substantiate her claims.

published on : 4th November 2019

‘Error’ in Bengal Bill starts fresh political war

Maximum punishment in the state’s anti-lynching Bill was changed arbitrarily

published on : 4th November 2019

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

We should learn decent ways to disagree with one another: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar

State Congress president Somen Mitra said the TMC government has failed to give due respect to the post of the governor.

published on : 21st October 2019

After spat over Murshidabad murders, Bengal Governor, Didi sit separately at Durga Puja carnival

While the CM was seated in a gallery with bureaucrats and ministers, Dhankar and his wife took their seats in another gallery.

published on : 12th October 2019

Police rule out political motive in murder of RSS worker, wife and son in Murshidabad

The triple killing of school teacher Bandhu Prakash Pal, his pregnant wife Beauty and son Angan snowballed into a major political controversy after the BJP identified Pal as an RSS worker.

published on : 11th October 2019

JU violence: Governor visits ailing VC, tells govt to take action

Governor Jagdeep Dhankar has also instructed the chief secretary and home secretary to take immediate action. 

published on : 21st September 2019

'Expect Governor to give justice to JU faculty and students': Trinamool on ABVP vandalism

TMC secretary-general and Education Minister Partha Chatterjee maintained that the administration played a very peaceful role to resolve the problem amicably.

published on : 21st September 2019

Jadavpur University violence: Trinamool, BJP engage in war of words

The governor also issued a strong statement, denouncing the fracas on the hallowed campus and the alleged confinement of the Asansol MP for over four hours.

published on : 21st September 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
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