Sambit Patra

It’s tough to put the cyber genie back into the bottle

The way things were panning out between Twitter and the Union government, it seemed we were going the Nigeria route.

published on : 13th June 2021

Sambit Patra, Raman Singh seek quashing of 'Toolkit' FIR against them

Sambit Patra tweeting a post alleging Congress to have drafted a toolkit to malign the Centre’s image was branded as ‘manipulated media’ by Twitter.

published on : 9th June 2021

Centre forestalled ‘big scam’ to divert food grains: BJP lashes out at Kejriwal

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra also claimed that there is zero Aadhaar card authentication in Delhi and that the Kejriwal government had also earlier stopped the operation of POS machines.

published on : 7th June 2021

Centre prevented 'big scam' of AAP government: BJP on Delhi's doorstep ration delivery scheme

Patra said the Delhi government is free to run such a scheme by purchasing grains at a notified rate, but it has no right to tweak or stop a national programme.

published on : 6th June 2021

What happened to your Rs 36,000 crore vaccination plan, Sisodia asks BJP as AAP alleges collusion between private hospitals, Centre

AAP has accused the Centre of a ‘vaccination scam’ where the private hospitals are getting vaccine doses in ‘loads’ but the government-run facilities are facing closure.

published on : 4th June 2021

'Contrived fear-mongering': Delhi Police, Centre slam Twitter's threat to expression salvo

"Twitter has one simple thing to do - cooperate with the law enforcement and reveal to the legal authority the information it has but it refused to do so," Delhi Police said. 

published on : 28th May 2021

Covid: BJP says private hospitals procured more vaccines than Delhi government, slams Kejriwal

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra also accused the Delhi CM of spreading misinformation over his demand that the Centre should procure vaccines for children as soon as possible.

published on : 27th May 2021

'Toolkit' case: Patra again fails to appear before Chhattisgarh police, seeks week’s time

The Raipur police had summoned the BJP leader with the second notice asking him to appear on May 26 evening personally or though video conferencing for questioning and cooperate with the investigation

published on : 26th May 2021

Toolkit row: Delhi Police sends notice to Twitter over flagging Sambit Patra's tweet as 'manipulated media'

BJP leaders, including Sambit Patra, have posted numerous tweets to attack the Congress over the purported 'toolkit'.

published on : 24th May 2021

After FIR in toolkit case, Raman Singh, BJP leaders hold protest outside police station in Raipur

An FIR has been registered against Raman Singh and BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra in the alleged toolkit case. They were summoned in the case today.

published on : 24th May 2021

Toolkit case: Chhattisgarh police serve notice on BJP's Sambit Patra

The FIR was filed in Civil Lines police station on May 19 on the complaint of an NSUI functionary who alleged Singh, Patra and others had circulated a fake toolkit using the letterhead of the Congress

published on : 23rd May 2021

Twitter action validates our stand that BJP manipulated media: Congress on 'Covid toolkit' issue

The Congress reaction came even as the government asked Twitter to remove the 'manipulated media' label, saying the matter is pending before the law-enforcement agency.

published on : 21st May 2021

Twitter labels BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra's tweet on Congress 'toolkit' as 'manipulated media'

Twitter says it "may label Tweets that include media (videos, audio, and images) that have been deceptively altered or fabricated."

published on : 21st May 2021

'Toolkit' issue: NSUI files FIR against BJP leaders Raman Singh, Sambit Patra in Raipur

The BJP had hit out at the Congress on Tuesday over an alleged toolkit of the opposition party, saying it wants to tarnish the image of the country and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 19th May 2021

Author of toolkit to defame PM Modi, India is member of Congress research wing, alleges BJP

Senior BJP leader and party spokesperson Sambit Patra stated that the Congress had itself exposed the author of the toolkit Saumya Verma.

published on : 19th May 2021
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