Bengal elections

BJP tries to handle A’duar candidate pick anger

Notably, a section of BJP workers are not happy at the selection of Bishal Lama as the BJP candidate for the Kalchini Assembly constituency. Lama had only recently switched sides to the BJP from the Gorkha Jan Mukti Morcha.

Bista slams TMC poll manifesto as ‘shocking’

Bista, who is looking into the Hill, Terai and Dooars affairs ahead of the Assembly elections, also talked about the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA), which he termed as a product of Mamata Banerjee, who looks after the Hill affairs.

BJP demands Mamata’s treatment details

In a letter to the Election Commission, the BJP camp has demanded that her treatment details at SSKM be brought to the public so that people could know exactly what had happened to her health condition after the incident at Nandigram.

A’duar BJP prez flays candidate pick

According to political observers, as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, following the Nandigram incident, has started campaigning from Kolkata and other districts on a wheelchair and by "showcasing her broken leg," BJP leaders are set to counter the TMC over many issues, including Nandigram.

TMC sympathy plan has backfired: Vijayvargiya

Taking on questions that a six-member delegation of the ruling party submitted a memorandum to the Election Commission of India (ECI) on the alleged attack on Banerjee, the BJP leader said the ECI does not look into the law and order situation in the state.