Sushmita Dev
India  /  Published 02.01.22

Lone woman in panel auditing marriage age

The parliamentary panel assigned to examine the landmark bill which seeks to raise the legal age of marriage for women to 21 has only woman MP out of 31 members. The Prohibition of Child Marriage (Am...
By Our Bureau, PTI

West Bengal  /  Published 23.10.21

TMC slams CM Biplab for Sushmita attack

Trinamul Congress on Friday accused Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb and the BJP of “political terrorism” in the northeastern state, alleging that Rajya Sabha member Sushmita Dev ha...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 22.10.21

Tripura: TMC MP's car vandalised

Trinamul Congress MP Sushmita Dev's car was vandalised by some people in Tripura today, according to Some employees of a private firm that is helping TMC in political campaigns were inj...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Agartala

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.21

Sushmita elected to RS

Sushmita Dev of the Trinamul Congress was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Monday in the absence of any rival candidate from the Opposition in the Bengal Assembly.  Dev, 49, will be able ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.09.21

Bengal: BJP not to contest RS bypoll

The main Opposition BJP in West Bengal said on Monday that it would not field a candidate for the October 4 Rajya Sabha by-poll, paving the way for the ruling TMC nominee's election to the upper H...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta


India  /  Published 14.09.21

RS: TMC nominates Sushmita Dev

Dev, a Congress veteran, was one of the national spokespersons of the grand-old party and its women's wing chief, till she switched over to the Mamata Banerjee-led camp last month. In the resigna...
By Our Bureau, PTI

India  /  Published 12.09.21

‘I’d rather build a cadre than poach leaders’

The day Sushmita Dev quit the Congress, a disgruntled Kapil Sibal reacted thus in a social media post: “The party moves on with eyes wide shut... While young leaders leave, we ‘oldies&rsqu...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

North East  /  Published 26.08.21

Sushmita: Assam Cong, AIUDF cahoots with BJP

Accusing a section of the Congress and AIUDF of being in cahoots with the BJP in Assam, TMC leader Sushmita Dev has said there is a "vacuum" in the opposition space in the state and the Nort...
By Pradipta Tapadar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.08.21

Sushmita: Didn't compromise ideals

Former Congress leader Sushmita Dev on Tuesday said her joining the Trinamool Congress is unconditional and she will take any responsibility given to her by party president and Bengal Chief Minister M...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 17.08.21

Mahila Congress chief joins TMC

Mahila Congress president Sushmita Dev, who was known for her proximity to Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, joined the Trinamul Congress in Calcutta on Monday. A former MP from Assam, Dev had written t...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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