PM Modi calls up Bengal governor on violence, Didi smells ‘President's rule’

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PM Modi spoke to Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, expressing anguish over the rise in political violence after Trinamool Congress won the election while BJP chief J P Nadda visited the state to meet families of party workers killed in retribution, allegedly by TMC supporters. Accusing BJP of “growing desperate for...

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Hope CM will restore rule of law: Gov Jagdeep Dhankhar
TMC chief Mamata Banerjee took oath as West Bengal Chief Minister on May 05 for third consecutive term in presence of Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata. Congratulating Mamata Banerjee for the third consecutive victory, Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar said that he has every hope that the chief minister will restore rule of law in the state and accord relief to hurt on priority basis. Governor said, "I congratulate Mamata ji on her third term. Our priority is that we must bring an end to this senseless violence that has affected society at large. I have every hope that the CM on an urgent basis will take all steps to restore rule of law and ensure those who are hurt are accorded relief on priority basis."

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Narendra Modi

14th and current Prime Minister of India
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West Bengal

State in Eastern India
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Jagdeep Dhankhar

Governor of West Bengal
A four-member team of the Union home ministry, tasked with looking into reasons for the post- poll violence in West Bengal, met Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar at the..
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Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar administered her the oath of office and secrecy at a low-key ceremony at Raj Bhawan held amid the raging Covid pandemic. Banerjee took..
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J. P. Nadda

Indian politician
Nadda assured BJP karyakartas that helplines were being put in place for people to contact the party. He was in no mood to demand President's Rule in Bengal...
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