BJP workers attack one another in armed rallies; party blames TMC: Mamata Banerjee
Thursday, 10 December 2020 Mamata Banerjee said in a sarcastic way that personnel of security forces such as the CRPF, BSF, CISF and the Army are present at convoys of every BJP leader visiting West Bengal. The TMC chief slammed the BJP-led government at the Centre for its attempt to enforce NRC, CAA and the NPR.
BJP chief Jagat Prakash Nadda slammed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for calling him 'chaddha, Nadda, fadda, bhaddha' at a rally and said it speaks ‘volumes about her mentality’. While addressing a press conference, Nadda said, “This speaks volumes about the mentality of...
Ahead of the sixth phase of voting in West Bengal, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee held massive roadshows. While the BJP leader held a rally in Habra, the Trinamool Congress chief led a roadshow in Kolkata. Many participants at the rallies didn't follow Covid protocol, failing to maintain social distance. Some didn't even wear face masks. Watch the full video for more.
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Home Minister Amit Shah on April 11 blamed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over killings in Cooch Behar. He said that CM Banerjee's statement of gherao central forces "instigated" people to attack at Central Industrial Security Force (CISF). West Bengal assembly elections are being held in eight phases with polling for the fifth phase scheduled for April 17.
Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) celebrated its 52nd Raising Day on March 10 in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad. Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla attended the ceremony. He was accorded the Guard of Honour during the raising day. CISF contingent marched, with Secretary Bhalla saluting them from the dais. The Central Industrial Security Force protects government infrastructure and establishments located across the country.
Border Security Forces (BSF) Commandant Ops (Jaipur-south), Jagdeep Singh Sandhu said on April 17 that nearly 100% personnel on duty have been given shots of COVID-19 vaccine. "We have vaccinated nearly 100% of our personnel on duty here. We have also started the first phase of vaccination for family members (above 45 years old) of our personnel here," the Commandant said.
CRPF jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas reached his hometown, Jammu on Friday. Rakeshwar was released last week after being abducted by Naxals in Chhattisgarh. The jawan was warmly welcomed by family, friends who put garlands around his neck. “I am very happy that I am meeting my family today. Our soldiers were brave enough to fight back the Naxals,” Rakeshwar said. Rakeshwar was abducted by Naxals during the Sukma-Bijapur encounter on April 3. Rakeshwar, who was part of security force's elite CoBRA unit, was released on April 8. 22 security personnel were killed and 31 others were injured in the fierce gunbattle.
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A purported video from Sitalkuchi in Bengal's Cooch Behar is doing rounds on social media. Four villagers had died in the area in an altercation with CRPF jawans during the fourth phase of polling. Ruling TMC said video vindicates its position that there was no provocation for CRPF to fire. TMC MP and spokesperson Derek O'Brien went on to dub it as cold-blooded genocide. The video shows many locals gathered in a field, while some are seen wielding sticks. In the viral video, some central force jawans can also be seen. Soon firing can be heard, though it is not clear who fired the shot. Video shows a ruckus erupt in the area after the shots are fired. Earlier, Cooch Behar SP had said there was rumour that police opened fire. Debasish Dhar had added that the rumour led locals to come out in large numbers. The SP had said that this led the Central forces to open fire in self defence.
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Central Reserved Police Force (CRPF) under its Madadgaar project on Aprik 12 organised a 'Day out' picnic for the disabled youths at the famous Tulip garden in Srinagar. About 25 people were taken out for a day of fun, out of which 18 were disabled and 7 were helpers of them. CRPF also provided transport and refreshment to these disabled youths keeping in mind COVID norms. Such initiative was taken for disabled ones to give a change to the disabled usually living inside their homes and it was also an opportunity for them to interact with the normal people.
Home Minister Amit Shah assured the Gorkha population that they would not be affected by the NRC. Speaking in Kalimpong, ahead of Assembly polls on the 17th of April, Shah said that TMC has been spreading rumours about the NRC and said that not a single Gorkha would be asked to leave. Shah also said that the CPM and the TMC had both been unjust to the region and said that the BJP would form an SIT to probe and punish those responsible for the killing of the local population in 1986 & the more recent Gorkhaland agitation. Watch the full video for all the details.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah during a roadshow in Kalimpong on Apr 12 blamed TMC for lying about NRC and said that it has not been brought yet here but even after it is brought, not even a single Gorkha will be affected. "Misinformation being spread that if NRC will be brought, Gorkhas will be ousted. NRC has not been brought yet. But even if it's brought, not even one Gorkha will be ousted. TMC lies," said Home Minister Shah.
Assam Chief Minister and BJP leader Sarbananda Sonowal promised to bring error-free NRC and implement CAA to make sure no illegal migrants stay in the state. "CAA is a central act and it's to be implemented, while NRC will be corrected, it's full of errors and can't be accepted. We will bring an error free NRC and make sure that no illegal migrant is staying in the state," said CM Sonowal.
TMC alleged BJP's role behind the burning of vehicles that belonged to a party leader. 3 vehicles were gutted in a fire in West Bengal's Asansol area. Few days back, BJP's Barrackpore office was also..
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata banerjee broke into a dance during an event in Kolkata. She was seen dancing on the stage with tribal musician Basanti Hembram and a few others. The Chief Minister was..
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