This has come in the midst of ongoing West Bengal Assembly polls.
Bengal polls: BJP candidate Locket Chatterjee attacked in Hooghly, mediapersons' vehicles vandalised
BJP has fielded Chatterjee from the Chunchura Assembly constituency against Trinamool Congress' (TMC) Asit Mazumdar and Forward Bloc's Pranab Ghosh.
In a preliminary report, the police said Central Industrial Security Force personnel opened fire after a group of 200-odd villagers allegedly attacked them and tried to snatch their weapons.
Bengal polls: BJP's polling agent stopped from entering booth in Tollygunge; Babul Supriyo intervenes
BJP MP and candidate from Tollygunge assembly constituency Supriyo reached there and ensured the agent's entry.
A first-time voter was shot dead by unidentified persons outside a polling booth in West Bengal's Cooch Behar district.
Mamata Banerjee-led TMC had joined hands with the Congress to oust the Left Front from power in 2011.
The 77-year-old former West Bengal CM’s failing health especially respiratory trouble in this Covid season has kept him away from the public stage.
Sitting on a wooden chair in his small book store, Surojit Dey was looking at the BJP roadshow marching along the arterial road of Alipurduar.
EC had issued her a notice over alleged appeal for votes along communal lines, saying it was in violation of the model code and the Representation of the People Act.
The fourth phase witnessed an intense battle between 373 candidates in 44 constituencies of the state across five districts - Cooch Behar, Alipurduar, South 24 Parganas, Howrah and Hoogh.
He claimed that people in Bengal are speculating that the TMC will disintegrate after its defeat on May 2, the day scheduled for counting of votes.
Jaya Bachchan comes from Uttar Pradesh, didn't see her when I was election in-charge there: JP Nadda
Jaya Bachchan, the actor-turned-politician will be in West Bengal from April 5 to April 8 to campaign for the TMC party candidates.
Bengal polls: Mind games BJP’s new weapon against Didi as saffron party looks for momentum in remaining six phases
PM Modi said Mamata should accept defeat in Nandigram and that if she decides to contest from another seat, she would lose from there also.
On May 2, four states and one Union Territory will elect their new assemblies. Of these, the final outcome will seriously impact the states that border Bangladesh.
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.