The rout for CPM looks complete in this election as the vote share for the party has come down to mere 6% from around 29% in 2014 . The instant reaction from Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress was from MP Sougata Roy. We dedicate this victory to the people of Bengal. On Wednesday, before Mr Shah came, Ms Banerjee granted land rights to 25,000 refugee families and said a total of 1.25 lakh families would be given rights - an announcement made a year ago. Mr Shah plans to share a meal with a Matua family in Kolkata on Friday. Bengal Assembly Election: Amit Shah is on a two-day visit to Bengal ahead of polls in April-May next year. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service, Bypolls results: TMC wins all 3 seats in West Bengal; BJP retains Pithoragarh seat in Uttarakhand, Ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, Congress takes on Left over seat sharing, BJP found success with its ‘vote cutter’ Owaisi in Bihar: Congress’s Adhir Chowdhury, Toy trains to soon welcome passengers again in Darjeeling, “Mend ways or risk broken arms, legs”: WB BJP Chief Dilip Ghosh warns TMC supporters, Bodies of 5 from same family found at their residence in WB’s Dakshin Dinajpur, Bengal BJP chief shown black flags at Alipurduar, West Bengal: Metro services increase to 190, Terms of Use and Grievance Redressal Policy. After its thunderous victory in the Bihar legislative assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has its eyes set on the West Bengal 2021 elections. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris for their victory in the elections. "They don't have a Chief Ministerial candidate, the don't have cadres, they don't have support. Sources say Mr Shah's two-day visit visit to Bengal (Thursday and Friday) will focus on reshaping and rejuvenating the party's organisational structure ahead of state polls expected in April-May. TMC's Tapan Dev Sinha wins the Kaliagunj seat by 2414 votes. According to the BJP calculations, it led in 120-odd Assembly seats in the Lok Sabha elections of 2019 and leaders now brimming with confidence say they are ready for the giant leap. During the 2019 general elections, the central ruling party had made a dent in the political landscape of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) ruled West Bengal by securing just four seats lesser than the Mamata government. The 543 constituencies that includes of West Bengal also, will go to the polls from April 11, 2019 to May 19, 2019 in seven different phases. The key dates for West Bengal lok sabha elections 2019 to elect the members of the 17th Lok Sabha was announced by the Election Commission of India on March 10, 2019. Benchmarks . Mr Shah's visit has been dismissed as a "political stunt" by Trinamool leaders, including Ms Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee.

Harris, who is of Indian origin, has become the first-ever woman vice president-elect of the US. And as the Bihar election will show, Prime Minister Modi's charisma is fading. Without taking any names, the PM said that those who can’t follow democratic methods have resorted to killing innocent BJP workers.