The central agency had also apprehended two senior West Bengal ministers Firhad Hakim and Subrata Mukherjee in connection with the case
18 May 2021 12:08 PM
After defecting to BJP, Sovan Chatterjee met Mamata Banerjee on the occasion of Bhatridwitiya.
30 Oct 2019 3:43 AM
It also pointed out that the former Kolkata mayor was never sacked from the party over his defection to the BJP on August 14.
16 Sep 2019 3:46 AM
The former minister and ex-mayor was in the Trinamul when he was caught accepting cash in the sting operation.
12 Sep 2019 2:31 AM
The dissent over the Behala East MLA is however about his close friend Baishakhi Banerjee who also joined the saffron party with him.
10 Sep 2019 2:44 AM
Roy's comment came after media reports doing rounds claiming both Sovan and Baishakhi were feeling humiliated within BJP and will quit soon.
03 Sep 2019 12:53 PM
Sovan Chatterjee had taken a sabbatical from active politics.
01 Sep 2019 8:15 AM
Sovan and Baisakhi had recently met Bharatiya Janata Party national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, expressing their desire to quit the party.
01 Sep 2019 3:12 AM
He also dismissed allegations that he had switched over to the saffron camp to avoid CBI interrogations into the Narada tape scam.
21 Aug 2019 2:48 PM
Bantering her and Mr Chatterjee, Mr Ghosh compared their pair with Daal-Bhaat (rice and daal), a popular combination of Bengali dish.
21 Aug 2019 6:15 AM
Later at another rally in Hazra More where Mr Chatterjee’s estranged wife Ratna was also present, the Trinamul chief offered moral support to her.
15 Aug 2019 3:23 AM
According to sources, Chatterjee was in touch with the BJP for the last few months.
14 Aug 2019 10:20 AM
Sources indicated that Chatterjee’s induction to the BJP is likely to happen anytime.
18 Jul 2019 2:19 AM
Talks are important to understand Chatterjee’s mind: Sources.
25 Nov 2018 5:25 AM
He did not resign as the mayor of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation on Wednesday, a deadline set by the chief minister.
22 Nov 2018 12:44 AM
I would not say this just because he was my husband but he really worked hard once to rise to be one of the trusted lieutenants of chief minister.
21 Nov 2018 4:50 AM
The Trinamul Congress supremo has accepted his resignation which was sent to Raj Bhavan also for approval.
21 Nov 2018 4:35 AM
Portfolios of Sovan Chatterjee had been handed over to state Urban Development and Municipal Affairs Minister Firhad Hakim.
20 Nov 2018 8:59 PM
No one hurt as medicines worth Rs 5cr gutted in blaze, Mamata orders enquiries.
04 Oct 2018 6:15 AM
Priya Cinema owner Arijit Dutta said screening would begin after getting clearance from the fire services.
08 Aug 2018 1:45 AM