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Jagdeep Dhankhar

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Vice President Flags Off 'Jaipur Foot' Fitment Team To Syria

Lauding the efforts of BMVSS, the Vice President said by popularising the Jaipur Foot around the world and providing their services free of cost, the organisation has demonstrated India's civilisational ethos of sharing and...

28 September 2022

Dhankhar Assures Monks Of Steps As Per Law On Kali Comment

Leader of Opposition in West Bengal assembly Suvendu Adhikari (BJP), who held a framed photo of  Goddess Kali, was part of the delegation which met the governor at the Raj Bhavan here. 


Bengal Guv Summons Assembly At 2 PM On Mar 7 After Fresh Cabinet Proposal

An imbroglio over the timing started after Dhankhar had on February 24 summoned the assembly at 2 am on March 7 on the basis of a proposal by the Mamata Banerjee cabinet, which was later clarified as a typographical error.


Vice President Dhankhar To Be Felicitated In Rajasthan Assembly

Vice President Dhankhar To Be Felicitated In Rajasthan Assembly

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria and Local Self Government Minister Shanti Dhariwal will be present on this occasion, the official statement said.

20 September 2022

There Was Mismanagement, Failure Of Administration At Nazrul Manch : Dhankhar On KK's Death

WB Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar has commented on the poor arrangements and mismanagement on the eve of KK's performance at the Nazrul Manch, in Kolkata.


West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar Addressing The Press In Raj Bhavan

Dhankar Calls Procedure For Summoning WB Assembly 'Flawed'

The chief secretary was asked to apprise the governor personally regarding the "flawed procedure" at the earliest, so that consideration of the issue is not delayed, the press release said.     

01 March 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi.(File photo)

PM Modi Meets Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar

Modi drove down to Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas to meet Dhankhar, who was sworn in as the 14th Vice President of India on Thursday.

12 August 2022

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WB Guv Sticks To Stand On Assembly Session At 2 AM

Chief Secretary H K Dwivedi had written to the governor, who convenes an Assembly session, on February 24 stating that the state cabinet's recommendation letter mentioning 2 am as the time for summoning the assembly was an...

26 February 2022

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25 February 2022
West Bengal Guv Refuses To Reschedule Summoning Of Assembly From 2 AM To 2 PM

West Bengal Guv Refuses To Reschedule Summoning Of Assembly From 2 AM To 2 PM

Saying that a history of sorts was in the making, the governor on Thursday summoned the state assembly at the unusual time of 2 am on March 7.


29 December 2021
West Bengal Governor Seeks Updates On Hill Council's Operations

West Bengal Governor Seeks Updates On Hill Council's Operations

The governor, who is on a visit to Darjeeling, has asked the GTA administrator to personally update him about the council's operations and way of functioning.


24 December 2021
Bengal Guv anguished over pvt varsities' chancellors, VCs skipping meeting at Raj Bhavan

Bengal Guv anguished over pvt varsities' chancellors, VCs skipping meeting at Raj Bhavan

The governor had earlier invited them to a meeting on December 20 and later rescheduled it on Thursday after officials of the private universities had...


20 December 2021
Jagdeep Dhankhar Invokes Constitutional Provision To Seek Bengal Government's Records On Pegasus Probe Panel

Jagdeep Dhankhar Invokes Constitutional Provision To Seek Bengal Government's Records On Pegasus Probe Panel

Article 167 of the Constitution deals with the duties of a chief minister about furnishing of information to the governor.


19 December 2021
Bengal Guv Alleges Diversion Of Funds For 'Maa' Canteen Scheme

Bengal Guv Alleges Diversion Of Funds For 'Maa' Canteen Scheme

The budget document emanates that the allocation of Rs 100 crore for the scheme was proposed for the 2021-22 fiscal, Dhankhar said.


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20 November 2021
West Bengal Governor Writes To Speaker Seeking Assembly Proceedings On BSF-Linked Resolution

West Bengal Governor Writes To Speaker Seeking Assembly Proceedings On BSF-Linked Resolution

The West Bengal Assembly had on Tuesday passed a resolution against the Centre's decision to extend BSF"s jurisdiction from 15 km to 50 km from the...


07 October 2021
Mamata Banerjee Takes Oath In Bengali As MLA

Mamata Banerjee Takes Oath In Bengali As MLA

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee along with her two TMC MLAs were administered oath by the state’s Governor.


14 September 2021
West Bengal Advocate General Kishore Datta Resigns Citing 'Personal Reasons'

West Bengal Advocate General Kishore Datta Resigns Citing 'Personal Reasons'

He is the fourth Advocate General from the Mamata government to take this step. Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar accepted his resignation with immediate effect.


08 September 2021
Three Bombs Hurled At BJP MP’s Home In Kolkata, Governor Dhankhar Says ‘Worrisome’

Three Bombs Hurled At BJP MP’s Home In Kolkata, Governor Dhankhar Says ‘Worrisome’

Arjun Singh, formerly a Trinamool MLA, quit and joined the BJP in 2019 and won in the general elections from the Barrackpore parliamentary constituency.


02 July 2021
Bengal Governor Cuts Short Assembly Speech As BJP Protests Over Post-Poll Violence

Bengal Governor Cuts Short Assembly Speech As BJP Protests Over Post-Poll Violence

Bengal Assembly witnessed ruckus by Opposition BJP over post-poll violence in the state


28 June 2021
Bengal: Mamata Alleges Governor Was Named In Jain Hawala Chargesheet, Governor Refutes

Bengal: Mamata Alleges Governor Was Named In Jain Hawala Chargesheet, Governor Refutes

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar is ‘a totally corrupt person,’ says Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee


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15 June 2021
‘Constrained To Observe Your Silence Over Post-Poll Violence’: Bengal Governor Writes To Mamata

‘Constrained To Observe Your Silence Over Post-Poll Violence’: Bengal Governor Writes To Mamata

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar accused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of not taking any action to compensate victims of post-poll violence


08 June 2021
Bengal Governor: State Police Akin To Militia, Administration In Political Captivity

Bengal Governor: State Police Akin To Militia, Administration In Political Captivity

'Post-poll violence in the State is alarmingly worrisome as it is premised to ‘discipline and punish those who ‘dared’ to vote against the ruling...


07 June 2021
None Of The Appointed OSDs Part Of Close Family: Jagdeep Dhankhar On Mahua Moitra’s Nepotism Claim

None Of The Appointed OSDs Part Of Close Family: Jagdeep Dhankhar On Mahua Moitra’s Nepotism Claim

Mahua Moitra said that Sekhawat is the son of Dhankhar's brother-in-law, and Ruchi Dubey and Prasant Diksit are respectively wife and brother of his former...


01 June 2021
'Ego Prevailed Over Public Service': Bengal Governor Hits Out At Mamata Over Cyclone Meet Row

'Ego Prevailed Over Public Service': Bengal Governor Hits Out At Mamata Over Cyclone Meet Row

Mamata Banerjee had indicated to me that she would boycott the PM’s cyclone review meet if leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari would be present, governor...


19 May 2021
Upset Over Sheep Protest At Raj Bhavan Gate, West Bengal Governor Seeks Explanation From Police

Upset Over Sheep Protest At Raj Bhavan Gate, West Bengal Governor Seeks Explanation From Police

A social organisation herded a flock of sheep in front of Raj Bhavan in Kolkata in an unusual protest against the alleged lack of concern by those occupying...


15 May 2021
Can You Hear The Cries Of Homeless Women And Children In Nandigram, Dhankar Asks Mamata

Can You Hear The Cries Of Homeless Women And Children In Nandigram, Dhankar Asks Mamata

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar visited some camps in Purba Medinipur district where people allegedly affected by post-poll violence in Nandigram have...


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