Mukul Roy

Trinamool MLA Krishna Kalyani likely to be appointed as Bengal assembly's PAC chairman

The post fell vacant after senior TMC leader Mukul Roy, who had won the 2021 assembly polls on a BJP ticket and later joined the Mamata Banerjee-led party, submitted his resignation.

published on : 5th July 2022

Senior Trinamool leader Mukul Roy resigns as PAC chairman

Roy, who won the 2021 assembly polls on a BJP ticket from Krishnanagar Uttar constituency in Nadia district, had defected to the ruling Trinamool Congress a month later in June 2021.

published on : 27th June 2022

Bengal Assembly Speaker rejects plea to disqualify Mukul Roy as MLA

TMC sources said that the Speaker's order implies that Roy who represents the Krishnanagar South assembly constituency remains a BJP MLA.

published on : 8th June 2022

Next hearing of TMC leader Mukul Roy's disqualification case on April 28

The next hearing of the Mukul Roy disqualification case as an MLA will take place in West Bengal Assembly on April 28.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Hearing of Mukul Roy disqualification case to begin again in Assembly: West Bengal Speaker

Roy, a former BJP national vice-president, had defected to the ruling TMC from BJP in June 2021 after winning the assembly poll in West Bengal on a BJP ticket.

published on : 19th April 2022

In new gaffe, 'ailing' Trinamool leader Mukul Roy says BJP to win upcoming Bengal civic polls

Roy, during his visit to Bolpur in Birbhum district, stunned everyone when he said, "The BJP will emerge victorious everywhere in the upcoming municipal polls."

published on : 25th December 2021

SC rues practice of delay by Speakers in deciding disqualification pleas

The apex court's observations came while hearing two separate appeals filed by West Bengal Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee and its Secretary and the Returning Officer against the HC order.

published on : 22nd November 2021

SC asks WB Speaker to decide on plea seeking disqualification of TMC leader Mukul Roy

Suvendu Adhikari had on June 17 had filed the petition before the Speaker seeking disqualification of Roy as a member of the Assembly, claiming that he had defected to the TMC.

published on : 22nd November 2021

Narada case: IPS officer SMH Mirza refutes Mukul Roy's claim of not accepting cash

On Sunday, the CBI officials took Mirza to Roy’s apartment on Elgin Rod, Kolkata, to reconstruct the day when money was allegedly handed over to the BJP leader by the IPS officer in 2014.

published on : 30th September 2019

107 TMC, Congress, CPM MLAs will join BJP in West Bengal, claims Mukul Roy

Roy said the list of these MLAs who would be joining the BJP has been prepared and the legislators are in contact with the state BJP leadership.

published on : 13th July 2019

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh says Mukul Roy's guilt yet to be proved

The one time second-in-command of Trinamool, Roy's name figures in both the Saradha ponzi scam and Narada sting cases.

published on : 4th November 2017

Least bothered about Mukul Roy: TMC

TMC founder member Mukul Roy's induction into the BJP evoked mixed reactions among the political parties in West Bengal.

published on : 3rd November 2017

TMC founding member Mukul Roy joins BJP, calls it a 'secular, not communal party'

The former TMC leader, known for his organisational skills, joined the BJP in the presence of Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and party general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Trinamool Congress in complete disarray after Mukul Roy resignation: BJP

BJP national general secretary Arun Singh today claimed that the Trinamool Congress was in "complete disarray" since Mukul Roy decided to quit.

published on : 24th October 2017

Former TMC leader Mukul Roy: No plan to form new party

Mukul Roy today gave strong indications that he would not form a new party in West Bengal, contending that his vast political experience could be utilised by any party including the BJP.

published on : 12th October 2017

I am not Mamata Banerjee's servant: Mukul Roy after quitting TMC

Speaking to the media after submitting his resignation to Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Roy said he did not want to remain a servant of party supremo Mamata Banerjee.

published on : 11th October 2017

Former TMC leader Mukul Roy quits Rajya Sabha

Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Mukul Roy on Wednesday submitted his resignation from the Rajya Sabha to Vice President and house Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu.

published on : 11th October 2017

Kolkata diary: How West Bengal's politicos celebrated Durga Puja and more

Thrown out by Didi, the former Trinamool Congress number two, Mukul Roy sent rosogullas to BJP Bengal chief Dilip Ghosh on Vijayadashami day.

published on : 7th October 2017

Trinamool Congress suspends founding member Mukul Roy for six years

Trinamool Congress on Monday suspended its founding member and Rajya Sabha member Mukul Roy for six years.

published on : 25th September 2017

Mukul Roy announces decision to quit Trinamool Congress

Senior Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy on Monday announced his decision to quit the party.

published on : 25th September 2017