After facing severe criticism from different quarters, the Trinamool Congress had on Saturday censured its leader, while Giri also apologied for his comments referring to the President.
'Don't believe PM behind misuse of CBI, ED': Mamata as resolution against agencies' 'excesses' passed
The West Bengal Chief Minister urged the Prime Minister to ensure that the agenda of the union government and the interests of his party do not get mixed up.
TMC MLAs Nirmal Ghosh and Tapas Roy tabled the resolution that read 'Central agencies are selectively targeting West Bengal ruling party leaders and creating an atmosphere of fear'.
State Education Minister Bratya Basu said that the state cabinet gave its nod to the proposal during the day and a bill will soon be introduced in the West Bengal Assembly.
Almost a year after the drubbing in the West Bengal Assembly election, the BJP central leadership is on a bid to rejuvenate the party in the eastern state.
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.
BJP MLA Shankar Ghosh said the party wanted the chief minister to resign for her "failure to control the worsening law and order situation" in the state.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday, alleged that she was shot at in Nandigram during the Assembly polls last year.
Adhikari who had quit the TMC and joined the BJP in December 2020 ahead of the assembly election said that he does not reply to remarks of persons who were accused in graft cases.
For the first time since Independence, there will be no Left Front or Congress representative in the West Bengal Assembly.
The saffron party also paid the price for fielding as many as 148 Trinamool turncoats, including 18 MLAs. This ended up resulting in two things that paved the way for their crushing defeat.
Steer clear of trap laid by BJP-aided party from Hyderabad and its Bengal ally, Mamata Banerjee tells people
Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee accused the BJP of engineering communal strife in the state to win the assembly elections.
Humayun Kabir, pitching himself to be the 'son of the soil', said that there was a need to resolve the water crisis immediately.
Buddhadeb Bhattacharya said it is only the Left-Congress-ISF alliance that can bring West Bengal out of the darkness.
Narayan Goswami said that Nusrat Jahan had suffered a sprain due to which she could not continue to be a part of the roadshow.
The former BJP President is learned to have instructed the party leaders to start working on quelling the unrest within party cadre, genuine or sponsored.
Adhikari's resignation ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections is said to be significant in Bengal's present political scenario. The ex-Nandigram MLA had resigned from the state cabinet last month.
In Bengal, thirty seats went to the polls in the first phase and include all constituencies in Purulia and Jhargram and some constituencies from Bankura, Purba Medinipur and Paschim Medinipur.