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Bengal Bypolls
West Bengal  /  Published 04.11.21

Bengal BJP braces for defections

Back-to-back losses against the Trinamul Congress in the bypolls held on September 30 and October 30 have triggered murmurs in the Bengal unit of the BJP that at least 10 to 15 leaders, including some...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.21

3 BJP nominees lose deposits

Since the Assembly poll results on May 2, the BJP leadership has only spoken about post-poll violence, instead of engaging in  soul-searching. The trend continued even after the bypoll results a...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar, Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.21

Dinhata: TMC's record win

“Our organisational capabilities have dwindled... On poll day, we could not field agents in most of the 417 booths,” said a BJP source.  As the results came up on Tuesday, district a...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.21

Trinamul sweep leaves Bengal BJP worried

With the emphatic win Trinamul’s official tally in the house is 218, while BJP's has come down to 75 with five of these MLAs having switched sides to the ruling Trinamul. “Why we coul...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.21

TMC headed for 4-0 win in bypolls, Didi is all smiles

While Khardaha and Gosaba went to Trinamul in the Assembly elections, Santipur and Dinhata were won by the BJP. Two of the party MPs who had contested and won the Assemblies later resigned t...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

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West Bengal  /  Published 31.10.21

TMC leader’s son ‘hit’ by BJP security

Arjyadeep Sinha, son of deceased Trinamul leader Kajal Sinha, alleged he was roughed up by the security personnel of Khardah’s BJP candidate Joy Saha in front of a polling booth on Saturday. &l...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 31.10.21

BJP poll agent locked up

Afraid of a possible attack on her son, deputed as a BJP polling agent, a woman locked him up at home on Saturday in Nadia’s Santipur, one of the four seats where bypolls were held on Satur...
By Subhashis Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 30.10.21

Why TMC needs to win all four of today's bypolls

On Saturday while polling was on, CPM’s North 24-Parganas district leader and former MLA Tanmay Bhattacharya came under physical attack by alleged Trinamul workers while he was on way to the loc...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.10.21

Bengal bypolls: Voting underway

  Voting began at 7 AM on Saturday for by-polls to the four assembly constituencies of Dinhata in Cooch Behar, Shantipur in Nadia, Khardah in North 24 Parganas and Gosaba in South 24 Parganas di...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.10.21

Why Sobhandeb is still standing tall at 77

The 45 kilometres between Baruipur and Khardaha, two suburban centres on either side of Calcutta, now covers the entire span of three decades of  veteran Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay's life as an ...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta


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