West Bengal elections

'Will win in Nandigram or quit politics': BJP's Suvendu Adhikari accepts Mamata Banerjee's dare

The TMC turncoat said that the final decision to field candidates will be taken by the BJP leadership after thorough discussion and not in an arbitrary way like in the ruling TMC.

published on : 18th January 2021

Bengal polls: Mamata to challenge BJP's Suvendu Adhikari on his home turf Nandigram

Addressing a rally here, Banerjee said that she is not worried about those jumping to other parties as when TMC was formed none of them were there, in a reference to rebels who have joined BJP.

published on : 18th January 2021

2021 WB assembly polls: Congress demands 130 seats but Left Front disagrees

State Congress president Adhir Chowdhury, following the meeting, said talks on seat-sharing between the two sides are likely to conclude by the end of the month.

published on : 17th January 2021

Full bench of Election Commission to visit West Bengal by end of January

The final voting schedule would be announced by the commission in February, said an ECI official.

published on : 14th January 2021

Irony that BJP evokes Bengal icons, as party's vision does not match their ideals: TMC leader

TMC Chief  Mamata Banerjee has paid tribute to these eminent personalities by restoring their residences, and also made arrangements to honour them on occasions, the minister stated.

published on : 11th January 2021

Country staring at food crisis, famine because of BJP: Mamata

She also unleashed a stinging attack on the BJP over the party inducting a raft of leaders from other political parties.

published on : 11th January 2021

BJP chief JP Nadda launches farm outreach in poll-bound West Bengal 

JP Nadda asserted that the provisions in the Union budget for agriculture and benefits for farmers have been raised manifold under the Narendra Modi government.

published on : 10th January 2021

JP Nadda to kick off BJP’s rural outreach in West Bengal

He stated that Nadda will kick-start door to door rice collection Ek Mutthi Chawal Sangrah campaign from Jagdanandpur also.

published on : 9th January 2021

Owaisi ties up with firebrand Sufi cleric for West Bengal elections

In December 2020, AIMIM leaders of the State had visited Hyderabad, and Owaisi took stock of the situation in context of the polls.

published on : 4th January 2021

Alternative policies needed to foil BJP, TMC efforts to turn Bengal polls bipolar event: Sitaram Yechury

Yechury said that in order to maintain a democratic and secular system, it is imperative to keep the BJP away from the power and defeat it in the elections.

published on : 4th January 2021

Suvendu Adhikari's younger brother Soumendu, 14 TMC councillors join BJP

Suvendu Adhikari, who had quit the TMC and joined the BJP last month, said Soumendu's removal from TMC was a 'vindictive move' on the part of the state government.

published on : 1st January 2021

Suvendu dares TMC to hold a big public meeting at Nandigram

He said BJP will hold public meeting at Nandigram on January 8 which will see the gathering of one lakh people and dared Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee to hold a rally as big as it.

published on : 29th December 2020

Newly-inducted MLAs widening cracks in Bengal BJP?

A section of functionaries in BJP’s Bengal chapter raised question on what will be the electoral dividend the party will get in the upcoming Assembly elections by inducting four MLAs.

published on : 27th December 2020

West Bengal Assembly elections 2021: BJP lists out SOP in fight to turn booths into citadels

Dilip Ghosh asked all booth presidents to swing into action to consolidate electorate in booth-level in favour of the saffron camp.

published on : 26th December 2020

Farmers' money not sent to Bengal govt due to TMC's 'cut money' culture: BJP

Ghosh said that the farmers of the state are losing and "Once BJP comes to power in West Bengal (in the 2021 assembly polls) their dues will be given".

published on : 25th December 2020
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