Atmosphere of fear must be overcome to empower voters, says Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar
On Sunday, Dhankhar had urged people to take a pledge on Republic Day to ensure free and fair elections in the state.
There should be no attempts to belittle Netaji: Dhankhar
In a series of tweets on the microblogging site, Dhankhar cautioned against any atte...
Bengal minister resigns from Mamata Banerjee cabinet
In yet another jolt for the TMC dispensation, ahead of the assembly polls, West Bengal f...
West Bengal Guv, wife donate Rs 5,00,001 for construction of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya
A Raj Bhavan statement said a signed cheque was handed over to a team of the VHP and RSS, adding, the donation was made in their personal capacity.
Al Qaeda growing and illegal bomb-making rampant in West Bengal, says Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar
Soon after his meeting with the Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the national capital, Dhankhar stated that illegal bomb-making is rampant in West Bengal.
Mamata Banerjee meets Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar at Raj Bhavan
Mamata Banerjee's visit assume significance in the backdrop of soured relations between the Governor and the ruling Trinamool Congress following Dhankhar's frequent tweets on law and order situation, issues of governance, possibility of free and fair polls and other issues.
No Indian can be branded as outsider in any part of country: Bengal governor
Jagdeep Dhankhar, while addressing a press meet at Kolaghat during his visit to Purba Medinipur district, also said he will do "everything possible" to ensure free and fair state assembly elections likely to be held in April-May.
West Bengal minister Laxmi Ratan Shukla resigns
Shukla, who was looking after the TMC affairs in Howrah district, however, has not given up his post as an MLA, they added. Repeated calls to Shukla's mobile number went unanswered.
Country is apprehensive of violent assembly poll in Bengal: Dhankhar
"There is only one discussion in the country, which is apprehension that the elections in West Bengal will be bloodied and will be tainted by violence," Dhankhar told a press conference during a visit to Purulia.
Free, fair elections are not held in Bengal: Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar
West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Wednesday alleged that free and fair elections are not held in the state, and it his duty to ensure that people get the opportunity to exercise their franchise without fear.
TMC moves President to remove Jagdeep Dhankhar from Bengal Guv post
A team of TMC MPs has sent a letter to the President on Tuesday listing "all such transgressions" by Dhankhar in recent times and urged him to take action as per Article 156, Clause 1 of the Constitution, the party's Rajya Sabha MP Sukhendu Sekhar Roy told reporters here.
Sourav Ganguly holds meeting with Jagdeep Dhankhar amid speculation of him joining politics
The governor also said that he accepted the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president's invitation to visit the Eden Gardens stadium
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar sends report to Centre on attack on JP Nadda's convoy
"I have sent my report to the central government whose contents cannot be shared on account of propriety," West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar told a press conference at Raj Bhawan.
West Bengal is virtually on fire, says Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar
"As constitutional head of West Bengal, I am deeply disturbed, concerned and pained that governance in the state is getting away from the path of Constitution. It is distancing from rule of law," Dhankhar told reporters here.
Medical infrastructure in Bengal stressed due to non- implementation of Ayushman Bharat: Jagdeep Dhankhar
"Because of Ayushman Bharat all over the country, we could have witnessed growth in the medical world... unfortunately some could not (take) part in this great venture, our state of West Bengal could not, our health infrastructure was stressed on that count," Dhankhar said.