TMC supporter killed in north Bengal; party blames BJP – kolkata

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) has alleged {that a} party supporter was hacked to loss of life in the Cooch Behar district of north Bengal on Thursday evening by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staff. One individual has been arrested by the police.

Nadiram Mandal (63), a resident of Madhya Marichbari village in the Pundibari police station space of Cooch Behar North meeting constituency went lacking on Thursday after he went to the market. Hours later, his physique was discovered in a pool of blood by the roadside, about half a kilometre from his dwelling. There had been stab accidents on the face and again, police officers stated.

Police have arrested Kamaleshwar Roy, an area resident, on the idea of a criticism lodged by Mandal’s household. Mandal’s son Nikhil claimed Roy was a BJP activist and had an outdated feud along with his father.

Also Read: Owaisi’s politics won’t work in Bengal: Muslim clerics react to AIMIM’s poll debut

Rabindranath Ghosh, minister in cost of the north Bengal improvement division, stated, “Mandal was an active TMC member. He was killed by BJP supporters. Four TMC supporters have been killed by the BJP in Cooch Behar district in the last three months.”

Malati Rava Roy, the BJP’s Cooch Behar district committee president dismissed the costs. She stated, “The man arrested in this case is also a TMC supporter. The crime is the fallout of a family feud. The TMC is politicising this because it is fast losing its base. In the last six months, seven BJP supporters were killed by TMC men.”

Okay Kannan, superintendent of police, stated, “One man has been arrested and investigation is on.”

Spread the love

TMC to bring resolution against farm bills in West Bengal assembly – kolkata

The ruling Trinamool Congress will bring a resolution on the West Bengal legislative assembly against the three contentious farm bills, social gathering supremo and chief minister Mamata Banerjee stated on Monday.

“We would hold the assembly session for one or two days and there we would bring a resolution to withdraw the farm bills. We would try so that the resolution is passed unanimously. I know the BJP will not support it. But I expect other parties would support,” Banerjee stated.

Banerjee had earlier lent her help to the farmers and had even despatched a workforce of MPs to meet the protesting farmers at Singhu border. Over the cellphone, she even spoke to farmers protesting in Delhi against the Centre’s new agriculture legal guidelines.

Meanwhile, the tussle between the centre and the state over launch of funds below the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi program to farmers in West Bengal continued.

Also learn: Farm laws won’t be repealed, govt tells farmers; next round of talks on Jan 8

Banerjee alleged that the centre is depriving the farmers of West Bengal by not sending funds below the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi program.

Under the scheme, an revenue help of Rs 6,000 per yr in three equal instalments is offered to small and marginal farmer households having mixed landholding or possession of up to 2 hectares.

“I had urged the centre to send the money to the state government so that we could distribute it to the farmers. But they want to send it directly bypassing the state. I called the Union agriculture minister a few days ago and asked him why the centre does not believe in the state government,” she stated.

Earlier, the BJP had hit out on the TMC after the Calcutta High Court had directed the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India to carry out an audit of the distribution of reduction supplies and compensation in the aftermath of cyclone Amphan that hit West Bengal in May final yr. Alleged nepotism and malpractice by the TMC panchayat leaders concerned in the distribution of compensation had was a difficulty in ballot-certain West Bengal. The state had later moved the Supreme Court against the order.

BJP leaders had earlier alleged that the Mamata Banerjee administration was not permitting the centre to ship funds straight to farmers as it might stop the state and TMC leaders from siphoning off cash.

On November 6, the centre had knowledgeable the Mamata Banerjee administration that round 21.7 lakh farmers from West Bengal had enrolled themselves for the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi program in the union authorities’s portal and that the state authorities was but to full the verification course of.

“I want the farmers to get the funds and so we have already written to the Union government to share the details of the farmers who have enrolled themselves, so that the state can start the verification process,” stated Banerjee.

BJP leaders in the state have hit again saying that the CM was presenting issues in a fallacious method.

“The Centre had repeatedly asked the state to provide the names of farmers and their bank accounts. The state didn’t send. Union home minister, during his visit to the state, had said that if the state sends the data, the Centre would immediately release the funds. The centre had sent funds after cyclone Amphan had hit the state. What happened to that money?” stated Jaiprakash Majumdar, BJP’s state vice chairman.

Spread the love

Suspended TMC leader held after raping minor for 3 days in Darjeeling – kolkata

A former Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader, who was suspended from the social gathering years in the past for breaching self-discipline, has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor lady for three days in his poultry farm in the Kharibari space of West Bengal’s Darjeeling district.

The alleged crime came about about two weeks in the past however the sufferer’s mom lodged a criticism at Kharibari police station on Sunday evening.

Ujjwal Sarkar, the accused, was arrested in the early hours of Monday. It is alleged that he threatened the sufferer with dire penalties if she opened her mouth. The household belongs to a tribal group.

The lady, whose father is a TMC employee, has been despatched to hospital for medical examination, mentioned a police officer who didn’t wish to be named as he’s not licensed to temporary the media.

TMC leaders disassociated themselves from Sarkar, saying he was suspended seven years in the past for his actions.

Also learn: US welcomes LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi’s arrest on charges of terror financing

The sufferer’s household has alleged that Sarkar took the lady to his farm when her dad and mom had gone someplace. He locked her up for three days and tortured her.

Hiranmoy Roy, TMC Kharibari group block committee president, mentioned, “Sarkar was suspended from the party long ago. He was not an active worker. Law should take its own course.”

Before his suspension, Sarkar was president of the TMC’s Kharibari block youth wing.

Kalyan Debnath, BJP Siliguri district youth committee president, mentioned, (*3*)

Spread the love

TMC attacks Vijayvargiya over misogynistic tweet against Mamata – kolkata

Women leaders of the Trinamool Congress have slammed BJP nationwide normal secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, accusing him of posting a misogynistic tweet against West Bengal Chief Minister and celebration supremo Mamata Banerjee.

Vijayvargiya, additionally the saffron celebration’s Bengal minder, shared a photograph of Banerjee, during which she is seen cooking in a tribal village, on Twitter and, in an accompanying assertion, stated in Hindi, “Didi has already started doing the work she will have to do after 5 months.”

Banerjee’s picture was taken at Ballavpur village the place she had stopped for a while whereas returning to Kolkata from Birbhum district final week.

The meeting election within the state is due in April-May this yr. Reacting sharply to Vijayvargiya’s submit, TMC MP Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar claimed that the nation is crammed with misogynists from the BJP who assume the place of a girl is within the kitchen.

“If you are a woman and you have aspirations to join active politics, remember – our country is plagued with MISOGYNISTS from BJP like these who plan to send women back to the kitchen,” Ghosh Dastidar tweeted.

“Can’t imagine the lack of respect that women in Kailash Vijayvargiya family must be facing,” the physician turned politician stated.

West Bengal minister Shashi Panja stated, “BJP shows their true colors again! This is what they think of the only sitting female CM in India. No wonder our women are not safe under their rule! Before your misogyny strikes again, remind yourselves of the Chaiwala who’s now your boss!”

Actor turned celebration MP Nusrat Jahan stated “Shri Kailash Vijayvargiya’s comments are OUTRIGHT MISOGYNISTIC! BJP crossed the mark by insulting every single woman who cooks, provides for families and has aspirations. Mamata Banerjee is the only female CM in India at present and once again, BJP targets and abuses her. #Shameful.”

BJP Mahila Morcha state president Agnimitra Paul, nonetheless, questioned how that tweet of Vijayvargiya may very well be misogynistic.

“Cooking cannot be a demeaning job. Our mothers and grandmothers cooked for days to sustain the family. Millions of women – working or housewives – cook with passion for their near ones every day. There are thousands of male chefs who are proud of their work. How can the tweet be demeaning or misogynistic?” she informed PTI.

Paul, additionally a clothier, claimed that at a gathering previously, TMC MP Abhisek Banerjee had requested the group if they’ll put on sari and bangle if attacked.

“Isn’t that demeaning to Indian women? Wearing sari and bangle is the pride of Indian women. What would the TMC women MPs have to say about that?” Paul requested.

Mamata Banerjee made a sudden detour and entered the tribal village whereas returning to Kolkata after wrapping up a two-day go to to Bolpur in Birbhum district on December 30.

She joined tribal girls and cooked greens through the shock go to to the village.

Vijayvargiya on that day had stated the chief minister’s sudden go to to the village was nothing however a “drama”. His alleged misogynistic tweet was posted on the subsequent day.

Spread the love

Senior TMC legislator allegedly blackmailed with morphed pornographic video clip – kolkata

A senior Trinamool Congress legislator from north Bengal has lodged a grievance with the police alleging that he was being blackmailed with a morphed pornographic video clip.

Udayan Guha, a TMC MLA from Dinhata in Cooch Behar district, alleged that he acquired a video name on his cell phone from an unidentified caller. A number of days later he allegedly acquired a pornographic clip from the identical quantity through which his face was superimposed.

The caller demanded a hefty sum and threatened to make the video viral if Guha refused to cough up the quantity. Guha, who can be the chairperson of the board of directors of Dinhata municipality, nevertheless, lodged a grievance with the police on December 25.

Also learn: ‘Jumbo panels serve no purpose,’ says Karti Chidambaram in veiled dig at Congress

“The blackmailer is from outside West Bengal. Investigation is going on,” mentioned Okay Kannan, superintendent of police of Cooch Behar district.

The caller, nevertheless, referred to as once more and this time he allegedly demanded extra money. Guha spoke to media individuals on Saturday narrating how he was being threatened.

Spread the love
Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!