Expressing dismay over the performance of Election Commission and the central forces during the polls in West Bengal today, Opposition parties alleged "match fixing" between BJP and TMC, that helped the ruling party to let loose a reign of terror.
Slamming the Trinamool Congress regime for "ruining" the future of the state, Left Front Chairman Biman Bose on Tuesday said the fourth anniversary of the TMC regime represented lawlessness in West Bengal.
West Bengal's opposition Left Front on Sunday called a statewide 12-hour general strike on April 30 in protest against what it called "destruction of democracy" by the ruling Trinamool Congress in the recent civic polls.
West Bengal Left Front Chairman Biman Bose today said the state's 'biggest achievement' under a woman Chief Minister was that it topped the list with regard to crime against women and the ruling Trinamool Congress was a party of hooligans.
Criticising Narendra Modi for putting the blame for West Bengal's "backward slide" in last 34 years on CPI-M, Left Front's chairman Biman Bose on Wednesday said the Prime Minister was misinformed and should check the facts before speaking.
A delegation of the West Bengal Left Front on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and submitted a memorandum demanding for a coordinated investigation into the multi-crore Saradha chit-fund scam and adequate compensation for the victims.
Left Front Chairman Biman Bose on Friday asked West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to keep herself prepared for CBI interrogation in the wake of her cabinet colleague Madan Mitra's arrest by CBI in the Saradha chit fund scam.
Left Front chairman Biman Bose, who led a Left delegation to a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee yesterday, today denied reports that Banerjee had asked them to guard their "own house" in the face of continued desertion of Left cadres to the BJP.
Amidst a strong demand within the party for leadership change in the wake of its electoral rout, CPI(M) general secretary Prakash Karat on Tuesday said the questions raised over the party`s political line will be discussed in its next Central Committee meeting.
Apparently ruling out change in leadership following its disastrous performance in the Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal, the CPI(M) today said that those who criticised it outside the party platform, should remain out.
Claiming it would be "disastrous" for the country if BJP leader Narendra Modi becomes the prime minister, CPI-M politburo member Biman Bose on Thursday said the issue of any post-poll tie-up with any party would be discussed only after the declaration of results.
In the wake of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee refusing to comply with the Election Commission`s order of transferring few officials of her state, the opposition accused her defying the constitution and creating a constitutional crisis.