In Bengal, BJP workers celebrating Ram Temple bhoomi pujan clash with police over lockdown restrictions
While BJP accused state govt of "anti-Hindu mindset", TMC MP Saugata Roy said "no harm in celebrations" but everyone must "respect and abide" by lockdown guidelines
The BJP's West Bengal unit appears divided on the issue of inducting former TMC MP Mukul Roy into the party, with some lauding his organisational skills and others expressing concern over the corruption charges that he faces.
Mukul Roy's resignation: Will discuss suspended TMC leader's entry with Bengal BJP functionaries, says Kailash Vijayvargiya
If Mukul Roy proposes to join the BJP, a decision will be taken after discussions with the party's West Bengal leaders, a BJP leader on Monday said after Roy had announced that he would quit Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC).
West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Thursday ridiculed chief minister Mamata Banerjee's remarks on the Rohingya people and alleged that the Trinamool Congress (TMC) was trying to turn the state into a "safe haven for terrorists and jihadis" for vote bank politics.
The West Bengal BJP unit today met President Pranab Mukherjee and complained about the "lawless situation" in the state under TMC regime
The BJP's West Bengal unit Monday wrote to the Election Commission asking the Lok Sabha polls to be conducted in five phases with deployment of central security forces.