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Bengal Bedlam: After big battle of 2021, now BJP and TMC facing internal friction
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Bengal Bedlam: After big battle of 2021, now BJP and TMC facing internal friction

Interestingly, both parties are mocking each other about the internal squabbles. Babul Supriyo, former minister in the Narendra Modi government who recently switched to the TMC, said he left the BJP because of the 'dirty infighting'

No plan to leave BJP, says Tathagata Roy day after dig from Dilip Ghosh
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No plan to leave BJP, says Tathagata Roy day after dig from Dilip Ghosh

Dilip Ghosh on Saturday told Roy he was free to leave the camp if he was 'upset and ashamed' over its style of functioning

BJP's Dilip Ghosh asks 'upset' leader Tathagata Roy to leave party
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BJP's Dilip Ghosh asks 'upset' leader Tathagata Roy to leave party

Roy had been critical of the decisions taken by BJP leaders like Kailash Vijayvargiya, Dilip Ghosh, Arvind Menon and Shiv Prakash, blaming them in a series of tweets for the saffron camp's poor show in the March-April assembly polls

Tathagata Roy fumes on Twitter, blames BJP state leadership for bypolls fiasco in West Bengal
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Tathagata Roy fumes on Twitter, blames BJP state leadership for bypolls fiasco in West Bengal

Following the BJP's drubbing the West Bengal Assembly election, the former Meghalaya governor had openly blamed the top BJP leadership for the results

Bhabanipur bypolls: Section 144 imposed in 200-metre radius of polling stations
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Bhabanipur bypolls: Section 144 imposed in 200-metre radius of polling stations

The restrictions will remain in place till the conclusion of voting on 30 September

Bhabanipur bypoll: Dilip Ghosh manhandled on last day of campaigning; BJP provoking people, claims TMC
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Bhabanipur bypoll: Dilip Ghosh manhandled on last day of campaigning; BJP provoking people, claims TMC

Ghosh was allegedly pushed by TMC workers when he went inside a vaccination camp at Jodubabur Bazar area in the constituency, where bypoll will be held on 30 September

In replacing Dilip Ghosh with Sukanta Majumdar as Bengal chief, the BJP has reached out to RSS and 'Bhadralok' in one move
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In replacing Dilip Ghosh with Sukanta Majumdar as Bengal chief, the BJP has reached out to RSS and 'Bhadralok' in one move

Like many BJP office bearers, Dilip Ghosh too was an RSS man. However, his relationship with the RSS deteriorated over time

BJP appoints Sukanta Majumdar to replace Dilip Ghosh as its West Bengal chief
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BJP appoints Sukanta Majumdar to replace Dilip Ghosh as its West Bengal chief

A PhD in botany, 41-year-old Majumdar, known to be sharing close ties with Ghosh, is the first state president of the saffron camp from north Bengal.

Starting new innings with great motivation, want to be in playing 11, says Babul Supriyo
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Starting new innings with great motivation, want to be in playing 11, says Babul Supriyo

Mamata Banerjee is an iconic leader and she has shown the country that she definitely has an important role in 2024, says Babul Supriyo

Suvendu Adhikari meets West Bengal governor over Mukul Roy’s appointment as PAC chief
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Suvendu Adhikari meets West Bengal governor over Mukul Roy’s appointment as PAC chief

Eight BJP MLAs resigned as heads of Assembly panels in protest against Roy's appointment, whose disqualification is being sought by the BJP under the anti-defection law

West Bengal post-poll violence: BJP's Dilip Ghosh says 37 party workers killed after election results
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West Bengal post-poll violence: BJP's Dilip Ghosh says 37 party workers killed after election results

Noting that the ferocious second wave is on the verge of abating, the Centre also said that ramping up testing as well as containment at the district level "has worked" in bringing down the casesW

West Bengal polls: Built BJP credibility in Bengal, today people trust us, says Dilip Ghosh
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West Bengal polls: Built BJP credibility in Bengal, today people trust us, says Dilip Ghosh

Was not into electoral politics before but RSS taught me to serve nation, says Bengal BJP chief

West Bengal polls: BJP's Dilip Ghosh faces 24-hour campaign over Sitalkuchi remarks
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West Bengal polls: BJP's Dilip Ghosh faces 24-hour campaign over Sitalkuchi remarks

The Election Commission had issued a notice to Ghosh for his alleged remarks that there would be "Sitalkuchi in several places", a reference to the killing of four people in CISF firing

Assembly Elections 2021: No dearth of women cadres, but parties fail to ensure gender equality in lead roles
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Assembly Elections 2021: No dearth of women cadres, but parties fail to ensure gender equality in lead roles

While it is important to highlight the need for women to get more tickets to contest elections and reservation mandates, there is an urgent need for mechanisms within political parties for women to progress and lead

TMC alleges BJP leaders made 'inflammatory' remarks on Cooch Behar firing, urges EC to take action
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TMC alleges BJP leaders made 'inflammatory' remarks on Cooch Behar firing, urges EC to take action

The TMC said several BJP leaders, including party state Dilip Ghosh, were instigating violence with their warnings of more Cooch Behar-like episodes

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Kharagpur Sadar profile: TMC's Pradip Sarkar won seat in 2019 by-polls
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Kharagpur Sadar profile: TMC's Pradip Sarkar won seat in 2019 by-polls

BJP's Dilip Ghosh wrested the seat from the Congress in the 2016 Assembly election, but vacated it after being elected to the Lok Sabha in May 2019

'Perverted depraved monkeys': TMC slams BJP's Dilip Ghosh over remark asking Mamata to wear shorts
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'Perverted depraved monkeys': TMC slams BJP's Dilip Ghosh over remark asking Mamata to wear shorts

A video of the Bengal BJP chief apparently suggesting that Banerjee should wear Bermuda shorts to display her injured leg has triggered controversy, with the TMC slamming it as a 'distasteful comment'

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh promises single-phase polls in state if voted to power
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Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh promises single-phase polls in state if voted to power

Ghosh's remarks have come amid Mamata Banerjee's allegations that West Bengal Assembly polls are being held in eight phases to allow for better management of the BJP's poll campaign in the state

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh's convoy attacked in Barasat during 'Parivartan Rally'
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Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh's convoy attacked in Barasat during 'Parivartan Rally'

While the BJP accused the Trinamool Congress of attacking the rally at Minakha, TMC denied the charge and alleged that BJP workers ransacked its party office in the area

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sitalkuchi profile: TMC's Hiten Barman had won constituency in 2016
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sitalkuchi profile: TMC's Hiten Barman had won constituency in 2016

The Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency of Sitalkuchi is located in the Cooch Behar district of West Bengal