Chairperson Speaks

January 17 2018
I would like to sincerely thank our industry friends, business delegates and distinguished guests from all over the world for making BGBS 2018 so hugely successful. Their words, inspiration and thoughts for Bengal have deeply touched us. We are really proud of all of them. New investment proposals worth nearly Rs 2,19,925 Crore have been received in BGBS 2018 Summit. This figure will increase as more and more proposals are coming in. More than 20 lakh employment will be generated from these new proposals. 110 MoUs were signed across various sectors on social media, 17.01.2018


January 17 2018
Wishing Javed Akhtar ji a very happy birthday Remembering the great leader and screen icon, MG Ramachandran on his birth anniversary Solemnly remembering the ‘Mahanayika’ Suchitra Sen on her death anniversary Solemnly remembering former Chief Minister Jyoti Basu on his death anniversary on social media, 17.01.2018


January 17 2018
BGBS 2018 has been inaugurated today at the Biswa Bangla Convention Centre, Kolkata. Mr Mukesh Ambani ji, Mr L N Mittal ji, Mr Sajjan Jindal ji, business leaders, captains of industries, distinguished invitees from all across the globe are participating in the Summit. 9 partner countries, 32 countries with big delegations, more than 4000 participants, we look forward to BGBS 2018 with lots of optimism. My best wishes to all on social media, 16.01.2018


January 16 2018
Welcoming all industry leaders, entrepreneurs and country representatives to Bengal Global Business Summit   on social media, 16.01.2018


January 16 2018
Homage to litterateur Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay on his death anniversary Remembering music composer OP Nayyar on his birth anniversary Wishing all my Tamil brothers and sisters happy times with their families on Thiruvalluvar Day on social media, 16.01.2018


January 15 2018
Wishing football legend Chuni Goswami a very happy birthday Wishing Mayawati Ji a very happy birthday Solemnly remembering former Prime Minister Gulzarilal Nanda on his death anniversary On Army Day, my salute to all Army personnel for their exemplary sense of duty to the nation on social media, 15.01.2018


January 14 2018
Wishing good health, happiness and prosperity to all my Tamil brothers and sisters on the occasion of Pongal தமிழ் நாட்டு மக்களுக்கு என் இதயம் கனிந்த பொங்கல் நல்வாழ்த்துகள்

Wishing good health, happiness and prosperity to all my Assamese brothers and sisters on the occasion of Magh Bihu

সমূহ অসমবাসীলৈ মাঘ বিহুৰ আন্তৰিক শুভকামনা জ্ঞাপন কৰিলো৷

on social media, 14.01.2018


January 14 2018

Remembering Mahashweta Di on her birth anniversary. We miss her very, very much.

Remembering famous singer, composer Shyamal Mitra on his birth anniversary

Wishing everyone the best on the occasion of Makar Sankranti. From this year, we will be celebrating this day as Lok Sanskriti Dibas in #Bengal to promote the folk artistes of our State

on social media, 14.01.2018


January 13 2018
গঙ্গাসাগরে আগত সকল পুণ্যার্থীদের জানাই শুভ কামনা     on social media, 13.01.2018


January 13 2018
Wishing good health, happiness and prosperity to all my Punjabi brothers and sisters on the occasion of Lohri ਲੋਹੜੀ ਦੇ ਸ਼ੁਭ ਦਿਹਾੜੇ ਦੀਆਂ ਸਮੂਹ ਦੇਸ਼ ਵਾਸੀਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਲੱਖ-ਲੱਖ ਵਧਾਈਆਂ। ਰੱਬ ਕਰੇ ਇਹ ਤਿਉਹਾਰ ਤੁਹਾਡੇ ਸਾਰਿਆਂ ਦੀ ਜ਼ਿੰਦਗੀ ਵਿੱਚ ਖੁਸ਼ੀਆਂ-ਖੇੜੇ ਲੈ ਕੇ ਆਵੇ।   on social media, 13.01.2018


January 13 2018
Wishing the famous writer Nabaneeta Dev Sen a very happy birthday. Wishing Rakesh Sharma, the first Indian to go into space , a very happy birthday

Wishing santoor maestro Shiv Kumar Sharma a very happy birthday

Remembering film director Shakti Samanta on his birth anniversary
on social media, 13.01.2018


January 12 2018
Today is the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. We observe this day as 'Vivek Chetna Utsab' in Bengal. May his life be an example for the youth of India to always work for the betterment of the country. Solemnly remembering the revolutionary and martyr Masterda Surya Sen on his death anniversary   on social media, 12.01.2018


January 11 2018
I am deeply touched by the recognition the University gave to my creativity, art, literary activities, social service and public work. Glory and heritage of Calcutta University transcends boundaries. I convey my heartiest greetings & best wishes to Chancellor, Vice Chancellor, Members of Syndicate and Senate, Pro VCs, Deans, Professors, Registrar, Officials & students of Calcutta University. May they all bring more glory & laurels to the University & Bengal in the days ahead. on social media, 11.01.2018


January 11 2018
National Road Safety Week begins today. We are already observing Road Safety Week in Bengal from January 8-13. We have also started Safe Drive Save Life programme to spread awareness about road safety, and earned praises from the Supreme Court. My best wishes to all the pilgrims who have congregated at Sagar Islands for the annual Ganga Sagar Mela. We have made all arrangements for the smooth management of this grand assembly of humanity. on social media, 11.01.2018


January 11 2018
Sincere tribute to Lal Bahadur Shastri on his death anniversary Wishing Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi a very happy birthday Birthday greetings to cricketing legend Rahul Dravid on social media, 11.01.2018


January 10 2018
Remembering former Congress minister, Murli Deora on his birth anniversary On this day in 1966, the Tashkent Declaration brought to an end the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965. Remembering the brave soldiers who gave their lives for the nation on social media, 10.01.2018


January 10 2018
Wishing director Basu Chatterjee a very happy birthday Wishing the Hindi and Malayalam singer, Yesudas a very happy birthday Wishing actor Hrithik Roshan a very happy birthday on social media, 10.01.2018


January 9 2018
Remembering mathematician CP Ramanujam on his birth anniversary Remembering Nobel laureate scientist Har Gobind Khorana on his birth anniversary   on social media, 09.01.2018


January 8 2018
Today I was present in the inauguration ceremony of “Uttarbanga Utsav” at Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri. The festival will be celebrated across 8 North Bengal districts till 14 January. “Banga Ratna” awards were conferred for outstanding contributions in various disciplines on the occasion. Meritorious students were also felicitated for excellent academic performance. on social media, 08.01.2018


January 8 2018
Remembering writer Ashapoorna Devi on her birth anniversary Remembering the Odissi dancing legend, Kelucharan Mahapatra, on his birth anniversary Remembering actor Saeed Jaffrey on his birth anniversary   on social media, 08.01.2018


January 7 2018
On this day in 2011, innocent villagers in Netai were killed by indiscriminate firing. My homage to the lives lost on that day. Wishing Bipasha Basu a very happy birthday.   on Twitter, 07.01.2018


January 6 2018
On this day in 1929, Mother Teresa arrived in Kolkata. Remembering St Teresa of Calcutta. A great inspiration to all. Wishing both Kapil Dev and A.R.Rahman a very happy birthday Solemnly remembering actor Om Puri on his death anniversary   on social media, 06.01.2018


January 5 2018
Bengal begins a new journey today with a new identity.This historic achievement is indeed a new feather in Bengal’s cap after a long wait of 70 years since independence. You will be happy to know that I have made a small contribution in design of the emblem. From now on, the new official emblem of the state government will feature on all official stationery and displays of the state government. on social media, 05.01.2018


January 5 2018
Heartiest greetings on the 351st birthday of Sri Guru Gobind Singh ji   on social media, 05.01.2018


January 4 2018
Remembering actor Pradeep Kumar on his birth anniversary Solemnly legendary music composer RD Burman on his death anniversary   on social media, 04.01.2018


January 3 2018
I took part in a government public distribution program at Ahmedpur, Birbhum today. Thousands and thousands of beneficiaries received benefits under different government schemes. The fourth ‘Jangalmahal Utsav’, to be held at Jhargram from 3rd to 10th January, was also inaugurated from today’s occasion. on social media, 03.01.2018


January 3 2018
Solemnly remembering Moti Nandi, writer and journalist, on his death anniversary Homage to veteran Rabindra Sangeet legend, Suchitra Mitra, on her death anniversary.   on social media, 03.01.2018


January 2 2018
Today I was present in the inauguration ceremony of ‘Mati Utsav’, 2018 in Mati Tirtha-Krishi Katha, Purba Burdwan. Outstanding contributions in the farming sector were felicitated with “Krishak Samman” awards today. We also felicitated Kanyashree girls who played active roles in stopping child marriages. Purba and Paschim Burdwan were declared ODF districts today. A bouquet of new projects were also launched on the occasion. on social media, 02.01.2018


January 2 2018
Solemnly remembering noted playwright and director Safdar Hashmi on his death anniversary   on Twitter, 02.01.2018


January 1 2018
On January 1, 1998 @AITCofficial was formed. My best wishes to all 'grassroots' workers of the party who work tirelessly for the people. Many thanks to every citizen for your blessings & support. Greetings to Maa, Mati, Manush ১৯৯৮ সালের ১লা জানুয়ারী তৈরী হয়েছিল তৃণমূল কংগ্রেস। দেখতে দেখতে একুশে পা আমাদের দলের। আমাদের কর্মীরাই দলের সম্পদ। আমরা দায়বদ্ধ মা, মাটি, মানুষের কাছে। সকলকে জানাই ধন্যবাদ ও শুভেচ্ছা। on Twitter, 01.01.2018


January 1 2018

Remembering the famous Bangladeshi poet Jasimuddin on his birth anniversary

Remembering the famous scientist, Satyendra Nath Bose, on his birth anniversary

Remembering the novelist, journalist, and film director, Premankur Atorthy, on his birth anniversary

on Twitter, 01.01.2018