West Bengal Chief Minister

Mamata announces jobs for Maoist victims' families in Jangalmahal

Banerjee also announced jobs as special home guards to a member of each of the families who lost their next of kin to elephant attack.

published on : 7th October 2020

West Bengal CM Banerjee announces housing programme for tea workers

Banerjee directed all senior officials, including district magistrates to put up signboards on such lands stating the governemnt's decision to regularise them.

published on : 29th September 2020

Mamata raises issue of financial dues to WB during COVID-19 meeting with PM Modi

She raised the issue of which COVID-19 vaccine or serum to be used to treat the patients and urged the Centre to issue guidelines regarding it.

published on : 11th August 2020

After saffron surge in West Bengal, Mamata calls for emergency meeting

Bengal witnessed a saffron surge on Thursday as the BJP inflicted a body blow to Trinamool Congress by winning 18 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the state, up from just two in 2014.

published on : 25th May 2019

Democracy wins in Karnataka, says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee after Yedurappa announces resignation

The Trinamool Congress chief greeted JD(S) leaders H D Deve Gowda and H D Kumaraswamy and the Congress.

published on : 19th May 2018

CPI-M's surrender, Rahul Gandhi's unwillingness for alliance led to Tripura result: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the saffron party will never win West Bengal and Odisha, and dubbed it as "a cockroach dreaming of becoming a peacock by putting on its feathers".

published on : 4th March 2018

TMC has a major role to play in nation building: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

She criticised the BJP government at the Centre over the alleged growing intolerance in the country, farmer suicides and rise in prices of essential commodities.

published on : 31st January 2018

Mamata's speech on NRC derogatory, insulting to constitution, says Assam government

Assam minister Chandra Mohan Patowary termed Mamata's speech against the NRC update "politically motivated" and made to "appease her vote bank".

published on : 4th January 2018

Assam police registers FIRs against Mamata Banerjee for NRC remarks, TMC fumes

The police FIR sparked an angry response from the Trinamool Congress(TMC) which said such an action would not stop her from fighting for the cause of the Bengalis.

published on : 4th January 2018

Top female cop, who called West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee 'mother of Jangalmahal', resigns after transfer

Bharati Ghosh tendered her resignation to West Bengal DGP Surajit Kar Purakayasta on Thursday, which is yet to be accepted.

published on : 28th December 2017

Centre to hold 74 per cent stake in Tajpur port, build bridge across Muriganga: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Currently, people planning to visit to the island have to travel by road to Harwood Point (Lot 8 Jetty) in Kakdwip and cross the Muriganga by ferry.

published on : 27th December 2017

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee describes demonetisation as 'DeMoDisaster'

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described demonetisation as "DeMoDisaster" and turned her Twitter display picture black, on the first anniversary of the event today.

published on : 8th November 2017

Mamata Banerjee calls cattle slaughter ban unconstitutional

After Kerala chief minister Pinyari Vijayan, his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee slammed Centre’s decision to ban cattle sale for slaughter.

published on : 29th May 2017
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