- Mamta Banerjee will take oath as West Bengal Chief Minister for the third time today
- Mamta Banerjee will be sworn in at 10.45 am with great simplicity
- BJP Chief Nadda will sit on dharna today against the ongoing violence in Bengal
The results of the West Bengal assembly elections have come out. TMC has once again registered a bumper win. However, reports of violence have been coming out of Bengal since the election results. Meanwhile, TMC Chief Mamta Banerjee will take oath of Chief Minister for the third time with utmost
50 people will be sworn in with simplicity
Mamata Banerjee’s swearing-in ceremony will be in a very simple manner in view of the Corona epidemic. Only 50 people have been invited to the ceremony. These include former CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharya, Bengal BJP President Dilip Ghosh, Congress State President Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary and BCCI Chief Sourav Ganguly.
Program will be very small
The swearing-in program has been kept very short in view of the outbreak of the Corona epidemic. Caretaker Mamta Banerjee will take oath of the post of CM for the third time at 10.45 am. This program will be of only 55 minutes. Mamta Banerjee will go directly to Nabanna after her swearing-in. Mamata Banerjee will be given the Guard of Honor in Nabanna. In the West Bengal Assembly elections, TMC has come to power for the third consecutive time by winning 213 out of 292 seats. BJP has won 77 seats. At the same time, others have won two seats.
Violence after the results in Bengal, PM Modi called
The central government has taken a tough stance on the violence that continued after the assembly election results in Bengal. On Monday, after the Union Home Ministry sought a report from the state government, on Tuesday, PM Modi called Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar and expressed concern over the violence and asked to take steps to stop it.
JP Nadda will protest in Kolkata
BJP chief JP Nadda, who arrived in Kolkata amid reports of violence, condemned the attacks on BJP workers and termed it as violence during the partition of the country. The heat of violence in Bengal also reached the Supreme Court where two petitions have been filed to stop and investigate it. Nadda visited the home of BJP workers who were victims of violence in South 24 Parganas and Belleghata in Kolkata to meet their kith and kin. The BJP will stage a sit-in across the country against violence in Bengal on Wednesday. In Kolkata, JP Nadda himself will sit on a dharna.