Trinamool Congress

National political party in India

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Trinamool Congress: National political party in India
The All India Trinamool Congress, colloquially the Trinamool Congress is an Indian political party which is predominantly active in West Bengal. The party is led by Mamata Banerjee, the current Chief Minister of West Bengal, who has led the state since 2011. It is currently the third largest party in Parliament with 23 members in Lok Sabha and 13 members in Rajya Sabha and 235 MLAs in State legislative assemblies of India, just after BJP and INC. In 2016 the Election Commission recognised TMC as a national political party.

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ASEAN- India joint statement: Maritime connectivity, cross-cultural exchanges have grown stronger; PM Modi indirectly warns Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao in Telangana; TMC leader Akhil Giri makes..

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TMC leader Akhil Giri makes controversial comments on Draupadi Murmu, draws ire | Oneindia News*News

The BJP has condemned the remarks of Akhil Giri, a minister in the Mamata Banerjee-led Bengal government, over his comments on President Draupadi Murmu's looks. In a viral video, the minister was heard..

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Mamata Banerjee plays drums at Bengal governor's event in Chennai | Watch | Oneindia News*News

Today, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee arrived at Governor La Ganesan’s family function in Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai. The TMC supremo tried her hands at drums when she arrived at the..

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