Tag Archives: Mamata Banerjee

Durga Puja vs Muharram: Why can’t two communities celebrate together, Calcutta HC asks Mamata Banerjee

HC slams Mamata govt: The court said a mere assumption that a law-and-order situation might arise, owing to Vijaya Dashami and Muharram falling one after the other, could not be the basis of imposing curbs on immersion timings. The Calcutta ...

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Mamata Banerjee warns RSS, VHP against disturbing peace during Durga Puja, tells them ‘not to play with fire’

Last month, the West Bengal government had triggered a controversy after Mamata Banerjee told that the immersion of Durga idols would not be allowed after 6 PM on September 30 and on October 1 on account of Muharram. West Bengal ...

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RSS chief’s Bengal visit on Oct 3: Mohan Bhagwat event in central govt-run hall

The BJP and the RSS have accused the Mamata Banerjee government of “autocratic” and “undemocratic” rule. Netaji Indoor Stadium authorities, however, had cited that the venue was unavailable till Durga Puja. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat will address a meeting in ...

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2 Trinamool Leaders Face Show Cause For Abusing Triple Talaq Petitioner

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, not known to mince words, has said not a word on the instant triple talaq issue. KOLKATA:  The Trinamool Congress has held its silence for a week now on the landmark Supreme Court judgment ruling ...

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No immersion on Oct 1 to avoid clash with Muharram: Mamata Banerjee

Speaking to puja organisers in Kolkata, Mamata said, “There will be no immersions on October 1 due to Muharram. However, immersions will resume on October 2 and continue till October 4 — the day before Lakshmi Puja.” Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced ...

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