Amit Shah to skip Jhargram rally after Mamata red flag
Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 8:09 PM
BJP chief Amit Shah will skip the party rally in West Bengal's Jhargram, following state administration's denial of permission for landing his chopper in area. Shah was scheduled to land in Jhargram, located in southwestern part-of-state, this morning. BJP leaders Kailash Vijayavargiya and Roopa Ganguly are likely to attend the rally in Shah's absence. Union minister Smriti Irani is also expected to be present.
Dangal for Bengal: Amit Shah calls Mamata promoter of murder, TMC says don't be nervous
Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 8:11 AM
Attacks, counter attacks, blame games and one-upmanship. Reverse. That is what can describe the order of the day in the political spectrum of West Bengal on Tuesday. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah launched the party's poll campaign in West Bengal with the 'Ganatanatra Bachao Yatra' (save democracy rally). Whereas, the ruling Trinamool Congress was seen trying to defend its fortress.