Anupam Hazra
West Bengal  /  Published 01.09.22

'BJP Bengal chief is a puppet'

Infighting in Bengal BJP came out in the open on Thursday when its national secretary Anupam Hazra slammed the party's Bengal president Sukanta Majumdar for "lacking the personality" nee...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.05.22

BJP parleys to minimise impact of Arjun switch

BJP leaders went into an unscheduled huddle on Monday to assess the possible impact of MP Arjun Singh’s return to the Trinamul Congress on the BJP’s organisation in Bengal, especially in B...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.04.22

Bypoll defeats sink BJP

The BJP’s defeats in the Ballygunge Assembly and Asansol Lok Sabha bypolls have triggered an organisational crisis that the party’s state leadership is desperately trying to brush under th...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 31.10.21

Anupam meets BJP workers ‘left in the lurch’

The BJP’s national general secretary Anupam Hazra on Saturday said around 100 party workers had written to him accusing local saffron party leaders of leaving them  in the lurch since the A...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 11.06.21

Mukul’s exit evokes mixed reactions from BJP

Senior BJP leader Mukul Roy's return to the TMC evoked mixed reactions in the saffron camp on Friday, with its state unit president Dilip Ghosh asserting that the move will have no impact on his o...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 30.09.20

Team trouble: Rift in Bengal BJP

Teamwork is crucial for electoral success. But the recent organizational changes within Team Bharatiya Janata Party, so to speak, shows that the BJP may have its task cut out, at least in Bengal. The ...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 27.09.20

BJP: enter Mukul Roy

Several state BJP leaders this correspondent spoke to said the rejig did not regard the contributions of old-timers. “If the core of the party is unhappy, the impact will be felt in the election...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.05.19

Bikash Bhattacharya’s personal image gives CPM a fighting chance

For the Left, this is one seat where they could get it right. This, in spite of the CPM having lost much of its organisational strength and support base in the areas that comprise Jadavpur constituenc...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Jadavpur

India  /  Published 23.05.19

Mimi Chakraborty leads by 184444 votes in Jadavpur

The Jadavpur seat became a national talking point on May 13 after BJP chief Amit Shah could not hold a rally there. Shah’s chopper was denied landing permission on a private plot in Baruipur, on the...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 26.04.19

The Great Khali glow before election bout

A Lok Sabha win is a tall order. But trust Anupam Hazra to count on a 7ft, 1-inch “family friend”.The Jadavpur BJP candidate on Friday hit the poll trail with “the Great Khali”, lighting up a ...
By Sandip Chowdhury in Calcutta


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