4th State Finance Commission continued beyond 5-year term in violation of Constitution: Bengal Governor
Jagdeep Dhankar also claimed the SFC did not make recommendations to the governor since 2014, which, he described as "collapse of constitutional mechanism".
In a series of tweets, the state Home Department criticised the letter that was shared by the governor on Twitter, claiming that it was violative of all established norms.
Hours before his departure to Delhi on a four-day visit, governor Jagdeep Dhankhar wrote seeking interaction with the chief minister at the earliest on the issues flagged by him.
The governor also said he 'would continue undeterred and with zeal to serve the people of state and vindicate my oath of office under Article 159 of the Constitution'.
TMC MP Mahua Moitra calls Bengal governor 'uncle-ji', says his kin appointed as officer on special duty
'He keeps asking questions to the state government. I would rather request him to look into the mirror', Moitra said.
Extremely alarming law and order scenario in post-poll Bengal; many killed, displaced: Governor Dhankar
Dhankar claimed that the state police is "engaged as an extension of ruling dispensation to let loose vindictiveness on political opponents".
The West Bengal Chief Minister said she skipped the meeting because 'a BJP MLA has no locus to be present in a PM-CM meeting.'
Attempts being made to create instability in state: Shiv Sena demands West Bengal Governor be recalled
The arrest of four TMC leaders by the CBI in connection with the Narada sting tape case smacks of 'political vendetta', Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' alleged.
The governor said he was shocked by incidents of attack following the West Bengal assembly elections, and decided to visit various places affected by the post-poll violence in the interest of people.
Dhankar spent two hours at Mamata’s residence, exchanging pleasantries with leaders of the ruling party.
Trinamool secretary general Partha Chatterjee on Thursday alleged the Governor had not informed the state administration before going to the university.
One person was killed and two police officers suffered serious injuries on Monday when clashes broke out between two groups over a Ram Navami procession in the Raniganj area of Bardhaman district.