Chairperson Speaks

August 18 2018
Words alone are not enough. Yet I must tell all my brothers and sisters of Kerala that our thoughts and prayers are with each one of you. Condolences to those families who have lost their loved ones. Strength to those who are fighting the Kerala Floods   on social media, 18.08.2018


August 18 2018
On this day, in 1945, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose went on a flight from Taihoku Airport in Taiwan, only to disappear forever. We still do not know what happened to him. People have a right to know about the great son of the soil. ১৯৪৫ সালের ১৮ই আগস্ট। তাইহোকু বিমানবন্দর থেকে প্লেনে ওঠেন নেতাজী সুভাষ চন্দ্র বসু। তারপর তিনি হারিয়ে গেছেন ইতিহাসের পাতায়। কি হয়েছিল তাঁর, কেউ জানে না। নেতাজী সম্বন্ধে জানার অধিকার আছে সমগ্র দেশবাসীর। Solemnly remembering Rabindrasangeet exponent, George da (Debabrata Biswas) on his death anniversary জর্জ দার (দেবব্রত বিশ্বাস) মৃত্যুবার্ষিকীতে জানাই শ্রদ্ধার্ঘ্য Remembering former diplomat & politician, Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit on her birth anniversary. She was the first woman to be elected president of the United Nations General Assembly. on social media, 18.08.2018


August 16 2018
Rupee crashes to its lowest ever. We are very concerned. Oil imports bill will now jump. Prices for vegetables will go up. After demonetisation disaster and now Rupee slide, informal sector and small businesses will be further killed. Farmer distress will be compounded Time is running out. The writing is on the wall!! #RupeeCrash on social media, 16.08.2018


August 16 2018
Tribute to Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa on his death anniversary. শ্রী শ্রী রামকৃষ্ণ পরমহংসের তিরোধান দিবসে জানাই প্রণাম Wishing Arvind Kejriwal a very happy birthday Saddened at the passing away of former Indian Test captain and cricketer Ajit Wadekar. He will be remembered for his fine leadership on overseas tours. We have lost one of the all-time champions of sport in India. My condolences to his family and his admirers on Twitter, 16.08.2018


August 15 2018
Wishing my brothers & sisters Happy Independence Day. Our country must reach the glorious heights that the founding fathers of our Constitution envisioned. Let us cherish the ‘idea of India’ for which our freedom fighters laid down their lives. Our people and our great institutions must strive to remain “independent”, in the true sense of the word. on Twitter, 15.08.2018


August 14 2018
We are celebrating Kanyashree Dibas today. Our internationally-acclaimed scheme, Kanyashree won the UN Public Service Award First Prize. We have empowered 50 lakh girl students in Bangla through this initiative. My best wishes to the “girl child” and all students   on Twitter, 14.08.2018


August 13 2018
Today is Organ Donation Day. Our Govt encourages donation of organs after death and #Bangla is also one of the few States to have successfully created green corridors for the speedy transfer of organs. Birthday greetings to veteran actress and dancer, Vyjayanthimala Remembering actress Sridevi on her birth anniversary Saddened at the passing away of former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath (Da) Chatterjee. My condolences to his family and admirers. This is a great loss for us all on Twitter, 13.08.2018


August 12 2018
Today is International Youth Day. Our State Govt has always believed in empowering the youth for a better society. To my young friends, you are agents of change. You are the assets & future of our country & the world. Your talent & enthusiasm will make you pillars of the future on Twitter, 12.08.2018


August 11 2018
Tribute to Khudiram Bose on the anniversary of his martyrdom একবার বিদায় দে মা, ঘুরে আসি... শহীদ ক্ষুদিরাম বসুর প্রয়াণ দিবসে শ্রদ্ধার্ঘ্য on Social media, 11.08.2018


August 10 2018
Homage to eminent classical singer and composer Pandit Raghunath Panigrahi on his birth anniversary Homage to musicologist and writer of the first modern treatise on Hindustani classical music, Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande on his birth anniversary Tribute to former President VV Giri on his birth anniversary on Social media, 10.08.2018


August 9 2018
Today is International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples. In Bangla, we are observing the day as Adivasi Dibas. Our Govt has ensured all-round development of tribal people. We are committed to the welfare of all citizens, irrespective of caste, creed, religion or community On the 76th anniversary of Quit India Movement, my respectful homage to all those who took part in the freedom movement on Social media, 09.08.2018


August 9 2018
Today is the anniversary of the Kakori train robbery of 1925, one of the historic moments from the freedom struggle. My homage to everyone who was involved in this event On, Nagasaki Day, my salutes and condolences to all those who lost their near and dear ones to war Wishing you a very happy birthday, Dipa (DipaKarmakar). May you continue to win laurels for the country   on Social media, 09.08.2018


August 8 2018
Tribute to noted author Bhisham Sahni on his birth anniversary Today is Baishe Srabon, the death anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore. May his life and philosophy be an inspiration for #Bangla, India and the rest of the world ভরা থাক স্মৃতি সুধায়... আজ বাইশে শ্রাবণ। কবিগুরু রবীন্দ্রনাথ ঠাকুরের প্রয়াণ দিবস। ওনার জীবন দর্শন আগামী দিনে বাংলা তথা সারা দেশকে উদবুদ্ধ করুক, এই কামনা করি। on Social media, 08.08.2018


August 7 2018
Tribute to pioneering artist, and writer, Aban Thakur (Abanindranath Tagore) on his birth anniversary প্রথিতযশা শিল্পী ও লেখক অবন ঠাকুর (অবনীন্দ্রনাথ ঠাকুর) এর জন্মদিবসে জানাই অন্তরের শ্রদ্ধা Remembering fiction and essay writer Pramathanath Chaudhuri on his birth anniversary প্রবাদপ্রতিম সাহিত্যিক প্রমথনাথ চৌধুরীর জন্মদিবসে শ্রদ্ধার্ঘ্য   on Social media, 07.08.2018


August 6 2018
Today is #HiroshimaDay. Let us strive to achieve a world free from violence and oppression, war and suffering, so that our future generations can live happily and in peace Homage to Rashtraguru Surendranath Banerjee on his death anniversary রাষ্ট্রগুরু সুরেন্দ্রনাথ বন্দ্যোপাধ্যায়ের প্রয়াণ দিবসে শ্রদ্ধার্ঘ্য\ on Twitter, 06.08.2018


August 5 2018
Wishing actress Kajol a very happy birthday on Twitter, 05.08.2018


August 4 2018
Remembering the legend Kishore Kumar on his birth anniversary Homage to Birendra Krishna Bhadra on his birth anniversary. He is synonymous with Durga pujo for Bengalis, all thanks to the iconic radio programme Mahishashurmardini that airs on Mahalaya আজ বীরেন্দ্রকৃষ্ণ ভদ্রের জন্মদিবস। বাঙালির দুর্গাপুজোর নস্টালজিয়ার সাথে উনি ওতপ্রোতভাবে জড়িত। আজও মহালয়ায় আমাদের ঘুম ভাঙে রেডিওতে ওনার অনুষ্ঠান 'মহিষাসুরমর্দিনী' শুনে।   on Social media, 04.08.2018


August 3 2018
Tribute to Hindi poet Maithili Sharan Gupt on his birth anniversary Wishing you a very happy birthday, @chetrisunil11. May you continue to score goals and win matches for India. on Social media, 03.08.2018    


August 2 2018
Congratulations to Akshay Venkatesh for winning the Fields Medal, the "Nobel Prize for Mathematics". The nation is very proud of you   on Social media, 02.08.2018


August 2 2018
Tribute to scientist and entrepreneur Acharya Prafulla Chandra Roy on his birth anniversary আচার্য প্রফুল চন্দ্র রায়ের জন্মদিবসে শ্রদ্ধার্ঘ্য Homage to the designer of our national flag, Pingali Venkayya on his birth anniversary Solemnly remembering Indian sculptor and painter Ramkinkar Baij on his death anniversary Fondly remembering former union minister Santosh Mohan Dev on his death anniversary on Social media, 02.08.2018


August 1 2018
World Breastfeeding Week begins today. #Bengal Govt values the importance of breastfeeding for the growth and development of a baby. Eastern India’s first and India’s most advanced human milk bank, Madhur Sneha, was launched by our Govt in #Kolkata Tribute to nationalist and social reformer Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his death anniversary Fondly remembering Meena Kumari on her birth anniversary on Social media, 01.08.2018