Mukul Roy

PIL filed in Calcutta HC seeking Mukul Roy's removal from post of Public Accounts Committee chairman

Advocate General Kishore Dutta opposed the prayer submitting that the speaker has the sole authority in the Assembly and it is for him to decide who was eligible for the post.

published on : 30th July 2021

Suvendu Adhikari attends hearing on Mukul Roy's disqualification plea, says BJP may move court

The BJP MLA from Nandigram, along with other legislators, had staged a walkout in the Assembly last week in protest against Roy's appointment as Public Accounts Committee chairman.

published on : 16th July 2021

8 Bengal BJP MLAs quit as heads of House panels over Mukul Roy's appointment as PAC chairman

There was uproar in the Assembly as BJP lawmakers staged demonstrations and walked out alleging that the PAC chairman post was meant for the opposition party MLAs conventionally.      

published on : 13th July 2021

Suvendu Adhikari, other BJP MLAs meet Bengal Governor over Mukul Roy's appointment as PAC chief

Earlier in the day, eight BJP MLAs resigned as heads of Assembly panels in protest against Roy's appointment.

published on : 13th July 2021

Eight BJP MLAs quit as House panel heads to protest Mukul Roy's appointment as PAC chief

As per norms, a legislator of the main opposition party is made the PAC chairperson, and Roy hasn't quit as a BJP MLA in the House, despite switching camps.

published on : 13th July 2021

Mukul Roy appointed as chief of Public Accounts Committee in Bengal Assembly, BJP stages walkout

BJP MLAs, led by Leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari, staged a walkout in the Assembly, protesting against this decision.

published on : 9th July 2021

TMC leader Mukul Roy's wife Krishna Roy passes away

Krishna Roy was suffering from post-Covid complications for a long time. She was taken to Chennai from Kolkata sometime back.

published on : 7th July 2021

Mukul Roy gets elected as Bengal Public Accounts Committee member

Roy was among the 20 MLAs who had filed nominations for the memberships of the PAC on Wednesday.

published on : 26th June 2021

BJP seeks cancellation of Mukul Roy's nomination for PAC; Mamata hits back at saffron party

Roy was among the 20 MLAs who filed nominations for memberships of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the West Bengal assembly on Wednesday.

published on : 24th June 2021

After return to TMC, Mukul Roy submits nomination for PAC member of West Bengal Assembly

. Though there is no rule, traditionally the post of chairman of the PAC is given to the opposition party.

published on : 23rd June 2021

'Beginning of saffron party's end': BJP leader from north Bengal, seven others join Trinamool

Ganga Prasad Sharma alleged that the BJP has ignored the sentiments of grassroots workers while choosing candidates for the assembly polls.

published on : 21st June 2021

RSS alerted BJP of Mukul Roy’s pre-poll proximity to TMC

After receiving the RSS alert, the BJP high command had decided to censor Roy and restrict his activities, said a BJP leader in Kolkata.

published on : 21st June 2021

Internal discontent in Bengal BJP? 'Go Back' posters against Vijayvargiya surface in Kolkata

The displeasure among the party functionaries started emerging after its national vice-president Mukul Roy returned to the ruling Trinamool Congress last week.

published on : 18th June 2021

BJP's Suvendu Adhikari submits petition to Bengal Speaker seeking Mukul Roy's disqualification as MLA

Earlier this month, Roy rejoined the TMC, of which he was once the second-in-command, following his three-and-a-half year-long stint in the BJP.

published on : 18th June 2021

Centre withdraws Z-category VIP security cover of turncoat MLA Mukul Roy

Official sources said that the Union Home Ministry has directed the CRPF to recall its detachment deployed with the 67-year-old Roy.

published on : 17th June 2021
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