Mamata to contest from Nandigram, announces TMC candidates for 291 seats

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced candidates for 291 of the 294 Assembly seats in the State. The Bimal Gurung faction of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha will announce names for remaining three seats of the Darjeeling hills. The Trinamool Congress chairperson said she would contest from the Nandigram Assembly constituency of Purba … Read more Mamata to contest from Nandigram, announces TMC candidates for 291 seats

Assembly Election 2021 News Live Updates: Mamata to Contest from Nandigram, AIADMK Releases 1st List

In Bengal things are heating up with both the BJP and the Trinamool Congress are deciding who to field for the polls in different meeting being held in Kolkata. All eyes are on the crucial that will go to polls soon. The BJP is also likely to release its list for Assam, and the TMC for … Read more Assembly Election 2021 News Live Updates: Mamata to Contest from Nandigram, AIADMK Releases 1st List

Trinamool demands deputy EC’s removal | India News – Times of India

KOLKATA: Trinamool Congress on Thursday demanded deputy election commissioner Sudeep Jain’s removal, questioning his neutrality and expressing its lack of confidence in him because of his “tilt” towards a political party. TMC cited two incidents during the 2019 Lok Sabha poll to support its contention. One related to the Vidyasagar College vandalism in which an … Read more Trinamool demands deputy EC’s removal | India News – Times of India

West Bengal Assembly polls 2021 | Parties likely to announce candidates on Friday

Ruling Trinamool may announce candidates for all 294 seats. All the major political parties in West Bengal are likely to announce candidates for the Assembly polls on Friday. The ruling Trinamool Congress may announce candidates for all the 294 Assembly seats, while the Left-Congress alliance could announce nominees for the first two phases,when 60 seats … Read more West Bengal Assembly polls 2021 | Parties likely to announce candidates on Friday

Mamata Banerjee vs Suvendu Adhikari? Bengal’s Nandigram Clash Likely to be Finalised Today

Nandigram in Purbo Medinipur district once catapulted Mamata Banerjee to power. Fourteen years later, she will most likely be challenged by once-her-own and now BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari. As the party prepares to draw up a list of 60 candidates for the first two phases of the assembly polls starting March 27, West Bengal BJP president … Read more Mamata Banerjee vs Suvendu Adhikari? Bengal’s Nandigram Clash Likely to be Finalised Today

Ahead of Bengal Polls, Akhilesh Yadav Promises Full Support to Mamata Banerjee

Ahead of assembly elections in West Bengal, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has announced full support to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Bannerjee. The former UP chief minister said SP workers will fully support Trinamool Congress in the elections. Speaking at News18 event Rising Uttar Pradesh in Lucknow on Wednesday, Yadav said, “Few days back … Read more Ahead of Bengal Polls, Akhilesh Yadav Promises Full Support to Mamata Banerjee

TMC MLA Jitendra Tiwari joins BJP

Amid an ongoing exodus from the ruling Trinamool Congress ahead of the West Bengal assembly elections, two-time party MLA from Pandabeswar in Paschim Barddhaman district and former Asansol mayor, Jitendra Tiwari, joined the BJP on Tuesday. Tiwari, who had rebelled against the TMC leadership but had mellowed down after the BJP declined to induct him … Read more TMC MLA Jitendra Tiwari joins BJP

West Bengal Assembly elections | TMC’s appeasement, vote bank politics endangered national security: U.P. CM Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh CM Adityanath promised that cow smuggling will be stopped within a day if the BJP is voted to power in the State. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on March 2 lambasted his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee for allegedly pursuing appeasement politics and endangering national security by allowing illegal immigrants into the … Read more West Bengal Assembly elections | TMC’s appeasement, vote bank politics endangered national security: U.P. CM Adityanath

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav meets Mamata Banerjee ahead of West Bengal assembly election

Kolkata: Ahead of West Bengal assembly elections, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee met RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Monday (March 1).  RJD leader extended complete support of his party to the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) for the upcoming polls in West Bengal. Tejashwi Yadav assured Mamata Banerjee of his support in the campaigns for Hindi-speaking … Read more RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav meets Mamata Banerjee ahead of West Bengal assembly election

West Bengal Assembly elections | Plea in SC challenges EC’s decision to hold polls in 8 phases

On February 26, the Election Commission announced the schedule for Assembly elections to be held in West Bengal, Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and in Puducherry. A plea challenging the Election Commission’s decision to conduct Assembly elections over eight phases in West Bengal was filed in the Supreme Court on March 1. The plea, filed by … Read more West Bengal Assembly elections | Plea in SC challenges EC’s decision to hold polls in 8 phases