Cut Money
Opinion  /  Published 24.07.19

The people's discontent with TMC

As political gatherings go, the attendance at Mamata Banerjee’s Martyrs’ Day meet in Calcutta on July 21 was certainly impressive. But the chief minister of West Bengal is known to have conducted ...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.19

Glare on TMC feud in poster

Anonymous posters have been plastered in nine wards of Santipur municipality, accusing the respective Trinamul Congress councillors, including chairman Ajoy De, of taking “cut money” from benefici...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 19.06.19

Bribery complaint against councillor

A decorator in Nadia’s Santipur lodged a police complaint against a Trinamul councillor and her husband for allegedly taking cut money to ensure smooth release of funds under a central housing schem...
By Subhasis Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.19

Drive to nip cut money fears

Several municipalities in south Bengal have launched awareness campaigns to spread the word that beneficiaries under government housing schemes need to deposit Rs 25,000 as their own share apart from ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 24.08.19

Bengal bid to nip cut money in housing plan

The Bengal government will organise orientation programmes for 8.3 lakh Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY) beneficiaries set to get dwelling units by March 2020 to make them aware about their entitlemen...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.19

BJP caution on cut money stain

The BJP has said many Trinamul Congress ministers, MPs and MLAs are in the queue to join the saffron party, but there will be a proper screening to ensure that no leader with the stain of “cut money...
By Our Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.19

Prashant Kishor meets Mamata Banerjee at Nabanna

Poll consultant Prashant Kishor on Thursday met Mamata Banerjee at Nabanna amid murmurs that the talks had been necessitated by the clamour for “cut money refunds” in Bengal.Earlier this month, Tr...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.06.19

Treasury benches empty, free run for ‘graft’ fire

Treasury benches were virtually empty in the Bengal Assembly on the third day of the monsoon session on Tuesday, giving the Opposition a free run in hitting out at the Mamata Banerjee administration o...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Cut money tide makes Trinamul tweak focus

The “cut-money” clean-up has charted an unintended course, taking possibly a tragic turn and prompting the Trinamul Congress to tweak the focus of the drive launched by chief minister Mamata Baner...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.07.19

Bombs at cut money mob

Bombs were hurled at villagers who had assembled in front of a Trinamul leader’s house at a Birbhum village to demand return of cut money on Wednesday morning.BJP leaders at Sahapur village alleged ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri


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