Mukul Roy
West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.22

Mukul Roy quits as PAC chief

Senior TMC leader and MLA Mukul Roy on Monday submitted his resignation as chairman of the Public Accounts Committee in West Bengal Assembly to Speaker Biman Banerjee saying that his tenure was about ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.22

Mukul is a BJP MLA: Speaker

Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee on Wednesday ruled that Mukul Roy was a BJP MLA. Banerjee rejected a petition filed by BJP MLAs Suvendu Adhikari and Ambika Roy that sought Mukul’s disqualificat...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.22

'Mukul Roy still in BJP'

Mukul Roy still in BJP, said West Bengal assembly speaker Biman Bandopadhyay on Wednesday.  Incidentally, according to, Bandopadhyay had given the same verdict last time too. Spe...
By Our Bureau, Agencies

West Bengal  /  Published 23.04.22

Hearing begins on Mukul’s ‘defection'

Opposition leader Suvendu Adhikari on Friday produced before Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee purported evidence in support of his claim that MLA Mukul Roy had defected from the BJP to the Trinamul Con...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 17.02.22

Iron hand

With the national focus on the five assembly elections — particularly in the all-important state of Uttar Pradesh — it is understandable that the recent round of elections to municipalitie...
By Swapan Dasgupta


West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.22

TMC @24: Didi emerges much stronger amid rebellion, say experts

As an ally of the Congress-led UPA-2, veteran TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi was made the railway minister in 2011 as Mamata took charge as Bengal's chief minister. A year later, Trivedi's decision to...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.02.22

Defection: Speaker bins BJP petition against Mukul

The fate of two Mamata Banerjee loyalists took different turns on Friday as the party stood behind one, albeit indirectly, but appeared to throw the other under the bus. Krishnagar North ML...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.01.22

SC order on Mukul defection

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed Bengal Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee two weeks to take a decision on the disqualification plea filed against Mukul Roy, who had won as a BJP candidate from Krishn...
By Our Legal Correspondent

India  /  Published 17.01.22

SC: Decide Mukul Roy's fate

The Supreme Court on Monday expressed hope that the West Bengal Assembly Speaker will decide within two weeks a plea seeking disqualification of Mukul Roy, who defected to the TMC from the BJP after t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 05.01.22

Defection axe on Tripura MLA

Tripura has shown the way by doing what Bengal could not do in more than 10 years. A BJP legislator from Surama, who had defected from the party to the Trinamul some months back, w...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta


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