‘We are only looking forward to implementing the CAA after the (Bengal Assembly) elections...It is an important issue for us, as we wish to grant citizenship to the persecuted refugees,’ Kailash Vijayvargiya said
If Mithun Chakraborty decides to back PM Narendra Modi, it could boost the morale of the BJP ahead of the Assembly polls, as Chakraborty's popularity in Bengal is nearly unmatched.
After quitting TMC on Friday, former West Bengal forest minister Rajib Banerjee had flown to New Delhi along with other disgruntled MLAs.
Vijayvargiya and Roy told the members of the community that Shah's visit to Thakurnagar was cancelled due to sudden developments in Delhi.
‘Why did she (Mamata Banerjee) feel upset on hearing 'Jai Sri Ram' or 'Bharat mata ki jai' chants,’ BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya questioned
TMC MP Sisir Adhikari was sacked from the post of chairman of Digha Shankarpur Development Authority (DSDA) on Tuesday.
The assertion of Vijayvargiya, the BJP's chief in the state, came days after West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee agreed to implement the PM Kisan scheme in the state
The TMC has alleged that Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar is interfering in the affairs of the state government at the behest of the BJP
Adhikari will be secured by 6-7 armed CRPF commandos and a pilot and escort vehicle whenever he moves in West Bengal.
Besides Mukul Roy, Kailash Vijayvargiya and Arjun Singh, two other BJP leaders Sourav Singh and Pawan Kumar Singh have also moved the apex court for protection.
Vijayvargiya's vehicle was attacked with stones during a visit to Diamond Harbour on December 10
The ruling TMC and BJP have been engaged in a war of words over the attack on BJP national president J P Nadda's convoy.
JP Nadda in his recent visit to Bengal had also said that rules for implementation of CAA are being framed.
The BJP party chief was on his way to Diamond Harbour in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district from Kolkata.
Vijayvargiya also said that the Centre is keen on granting citizenship to refugees residing in West Bengal
Party's central leadership takes over the campaign, top leaders plan regular visits
Vijayvargiya also claimed that women in West Bengal are the least safe compared to anywhere else in the country
Move a week after Amit Shah paid a two-day visit to the state.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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