West bengal CM Mamata Banerjee who has challenged her defeat from the Nandigram constituency wants her case reassigned to a different bench. The TMC supremo believes Justice Kaushik Chanda, before whom the matter is listed, should recuse himself as he had alleged links with the BJP.
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Supreme Court said today that the State boards need to prepare an internal assessment scheme for Class 12 exams and declare the results on the basis of the assessment by July 31. Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday reported its first Covid-19 death linked to the Delta Plus variant of SARS-CoV-2. Mamata Banerjee today joined a Calcutta High Court hearing on her petition challenging the election of the BJP's Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram virtually. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet political leaders of Jammu and Kashmir at his Delhi residence at 3 PM.
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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has moved the Calcutta High Court challenging her defeat in the Nandigram seat. She lost by a narrow margin of 1,956 votes to her protege, who switched camp to BJP, Suvendu Adhikari.
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In what is being called a historic win, the Trinamool Congress defeated the Bharatiya Janata Party's formidable election machine to defend the West Bengal throne. BJP's campaign was led by none other than Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and the party had set a target of 200+ seats. However, it could not even breach the 100-mark, winning 77 constituencies. TMC bagged 213, however, Mamata Banerjee lost the Nandigram fight to BJP's Suvendu Adhikari. The Congress and Left were completely wiped out. What does the Bengal verdict say about politics, elections, and issues? Watch this analysis with CVoter founder and pollster Yashwant Deshmukh.
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BJP's Suvendu Adhikari claimed to have won from Nandigram seat by a margin of 1,200 votes. Adhikari was pitted against West Bengal CM and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee from the seat. Mamata said she will move court regarding Nandigram results and against the Elections Commission. She called TMC win as 'landslide' and said she will welcome whatever verdict Nandigram gives. Earlier, mystery surrounded result of high-profile Nandigram fight. While BJP claimed that Adhikari won the Nandigram seat by 1,600 seats, TMC urged people to stay away from speculating as counting was still on. As counting began on Sunday, Adhikari was maintaining a comfortable margin in trends. In the afternoon, Mamata overtook Adhikari and reports suggested that she had won. Soon after, BJP's Amit Malviya said Adhikari won the seat by 1,622 votes. Mamata contested from Nandigram for first time, leaving her home seat Bhabanipur. Nandigram witnessed a high voltage game of power on April 1 in second phase of polls. At state level, TMC is leading on 210+ seats while BJP is leading on 70+ seats. The counting of votes in the state began on Sunday at 8 am following Covid-19 protocols.
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Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee who, according to Election Commission was seen trailing BJP's Suvendu Adhikari, on May 02 said, "Don't worry for Nandigram, for struggle you have to sacrifice something. I struggled for Nandigram because I fought a movement. It's ok. Let the Nandigram people give whatever verdict they want, I accept that."
A man who allegedly pretended to be an IAS officer and supervised thousands of vaccinations in Kolkata was arrested on Wednesday after he was exposed reportedly when Trinamool Congress MP Mimi Chakraborty took a Covid shot at his camp. The possibility of fake vaccines given to hundreds of people has led to a bigger investigation by the Kolkata Police.
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi told a court in Gujarat that his remarks on Modi surname during an election rally in 2019 was nothing but sarcasm. Rahul Gandhi appeared before a magisterial court in Surat to defend himself in a defamation suit that was filed by a Gujarat BJP MLA.
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BJP MP Maneka Gandhi is caught in a row with the Indian Veterinary Association. The association has released audio tapes of her abusive and threatening phone calls conversations with three veterinarian doctors. Yesterday, the IVA observed Black Day following the alleged misconduct by the BJP leader.
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