Chairperson Speaks

November 18 2018
Today is World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims. Our government is committed towards reducing incidents of road accidents in Bangla. Our Safe Drive Save Life campaign has reduced such incidents significantly, earning praise of the Supreme Court.   on Twitter, 18.11.2018


November 17 2018
Tribute to the inspirational leader Bal Thackeray on his death anniversary Homage to Lala Lajpat Rai, the great freedom fighter, on his death anniversary Today is World Prematurity Day. Our State Govt is working tirelessly for the welfare of pregnant women and new mothers. We have set up ‘waiting huts’ for pregnant women in remote areas. In 7 years, institutional delivery in #Bangla has gone up from 65% to a remarkable 96% on social media, 17.11.2018  


November 17 2018
Birthday greetings to Runa Laila Ji, veteran singer Remembering Gemini Ganesan, the legendary actor from Tamil Nadu, on his birth anniversary Solemnly remembering Debaki Kumar Bose, the famous director, on his death anniversary Respectful homage to Mirra Alfassa (The Mother), the spiritual guru and collaborator of Rishi Aurobindo, on her death anniversary Remembering Haraprasad Shastri, Sanskrit scholar and historian of #Bangla literature, on his death anniversary on social media, 17.11.2018  


November 16 2018
On the occasion of #NationalPressDay, my best wishes to all #journalists. The #media is the fourth pillar of #democracy and must always report the truth. May these words inspire you, “Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high...” আজ জগদ্ধাত্রী পুজোর মহাষ্টমী। সবাইকে জানাই আন্তরিক শুভেচ্ছা ও অভিনন্দন। on social media, 16.11.2018


November 15 2018
Newborn Care Week begins today. In the last 7 years, we have set up 307 Sick Newborn Stabilisation Units (SNSU) in Bangla. Number of Sick Neonatal Care Units (SNCU) have gone up from 6 to 68. Our state has the largest number of Sick Critical Care Newborn Beds & units in India   on social media, 15.11.2018


November 15 2018
Homage to the great freedom fighter Birsa Munda on his birth anniversary স্বাধীনতা সংগ্রামী বিরসা মুন্ডার জন্মদিবসে জানাই সশ্রদ্ধ প্রণাম Wishing you a very happy birthday @MirzaSania. Enjoy your motherhood. Have a happy and blessed life ahead. Solemnly remembering freedom fighter and social reformer Vinoba Bhave on his death anniversary Today is World Philosophy Day. We respect all schools of thought. We respect all religions. Tolerance is the key to the progress of civilisation. My best wishes to all. on social media, 15.11.2018


November 14 2018
Banglar Rosogolla got the GI tag last year on this day. We are observing this day as #RosogollaDibas at #MistiHub in #Kolkata to mark this sweet occasion. Everyone is welcome আজ #শিশুদিবস। শিশুরাই আমাদের দেশের ভবিষ্যৎ। শিশুকল্যাণের লক্ষ্যে আমরা অনেক নতুন প্রকল্প চালু করেছি, যেমন #শিশুসাথী ও #সবুজশ্রী। সকলকে জানাই শুভেচ্ছা ও ভালবাসা। on social media, 14.11.2018


November 13 2018
সকলকে জানাই ছট পুজোর শুভেচ্ছা Heartiest greetings to all my brothers and sisters on the auspicious occasion of Chhath Puja आप सभी को छठ पूजा की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं   on social media, 13.11.2018


November 13 2018
Fondly remembering Priya da (Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi) on his birth anniversary. We lost him too soon Best wishes on your birthday, Juhi Chawla   on social media, 13.11.2018


November 12 2018
I was present in an inauguration ceremony of Jagadhatri Puja celebration at Kolkata today. May the festivities usher peace, prosperity, harmony and unity among all.   on social media, 12.11.2018


November 12 2018
My best wishes to you, Dwijen Da (Mukhopadhyay) on your birthday. May good health be your constant companion Remembering the ‘Bird Man of India’, Dr Salim Ali on his birth anniversary on Twitter, 12.11.2018


November 11 2018
Remembering freedom fighter and well-known educationist Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on his birth anniversary. We have named the West Bengal University of Technology after him. Today is National Education Day. Education is one of the thrust areas of our govt in Bangla. In the last seven years, we have set up 23 new universities, 65 new colleges and many more are in the pipeline. My best wishes to all. on Twitter, 11.11.2018


November 10 2018
24th Kolkata International Film Festival #KIFF2018 begins today. I welcome cine-lovers from across the world to come to the 'City of Joy' to experience world cinema. Today is Nandigram Dibas - the 11th anniversary of the barbaric massacre in the name of ‘sunrise’. My homage to all those who lost their lives from the 1970s for three decades, due to political violence, in #Bengal on social media, 10.11.2018


November 9 2018
ভাতৃদ্বিতীয়া উপলক্ষে আমার সকল ভাই ও বোনেদের জানাই আন্তরিক শুভেচ্ছা ও অভিনন্দন। সবার জীবন হয়ে উঠুক আনন্দময়। Solemnly remembering Nobel laureate biochemist Har Gobind Khorana on his death anniversary Homage to former President of India, Dr KR Narayanan, on his death anniversary on social media, 09.11.2018


November 8 2018
#DarkDay Today is the second anniversary of Demonetisation disaster. From the moment it was announced I said so. Renowned economists, common people and all experts now all agree The government cheated our nation with this big Demonetisation scam. It ruined the economy and the lives of millions. People will punish those who did this   on social media, 08.11.2018


November 7 2018
শুভ কালীপূজা এবং দীপাবলির আন্তরিক শুভেচ্ছা Heartiest greetings to all on the auspicious occasion of Deepavali . दीपावली के पावन अवसर पर सभी को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं   on social media, 07.11.2018


November 6 2018
সকলকে জানাই ভূত চতুর্দশীর শুভেচ্ছা। চোদ্দ শাক আর চোদ্দ বাতিতে মঙ্গলময় হয়ে উঠুক আপনাদের দিনটা। আমার সকল ভাই ও বোনেদের জানাই দীপান্বিতা কালী পুজোর শুভেচ্ছা। উৎসবের আলোয় ভোরে উঠুক এই দিনটি। কিন্তু খেয়াল রাখবেন আপনার আনন্দ যেন অন্যের বিপদ না ডেকে আনে।   on social media, 06.11.2018


November 6 2018
Heartiest greetings Yashwant Sinha ji to you on your birthday Remembering actor Haradhan (Da) Bandyopadhyay on his birth anniversary. We had honoured him with Banga Bibhushan award in 2011. We miss him a lot Tribute to former Chief Minister of West Bengal, Siddhartha Shankar Ray (Manu Da) on his death anniversary Homage to writer Narayan Gangopadhyay on his death anniversary. Tenida, and other characters created by him, will forever stay in our hearts on social media, 06.11.2018


November 5 2018
Inauguration of Dakshineswar Rani Rashmoni Skywalk. #FBLIVE on my #Facebook page. 5 PM onwards >> goo.gl/F5G9Qo   on social media, 05.11.2018


November 5 2018
Heartfelt tribute to the legendary singer, music composer and poet Bhupen Hazarika on his death anniversary স্বাধীনতা সংগ্রামী দেশবন্ধু চিত্তরঞ্জন দাশের জন্মদিবসে জানাই প্রণাম on Twitter, 05.11.2018


November 4 2018
Respectful homage to legendary director Ritwik Ghatak on his birth anniversary কিংবদন্তি চিত্রপরিচালক ঋত্বিক ঘটকের জন্মদিবসে জানাই প্রণাম   on Twitter, 04.11.2018


November 3 2018
আজ বীরেন্দ্রকৃষ্ণ ভদ্রের প্রয়াণ দিবস। মহালয়া ও দুর্গাপুজোর সাথে ওনার নাম ওতপ্রোত ভাবে জড়িত। ওনাকে জানাই সশ্রদ্ধ প্রণাম। Heartiest birthday greetings to veteran economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen Remembering screen and stage legend Prithviraj Kapoor on his birth anniversary   on social media, 3.11.2018


November 2 2018
Now it’s time for the festival of lights, Kali Puja and Deepavali. Today, I inaugurated a few Kali Puja celebrations across Kolkata. My Facebook post >> goo.gl/XrKTPa   on social media, 2.11.2018


November 2 2018
Very happy birthday to you Shah Rukh . Stay healthy and happy, my charming brother. Proud to have you as Brand Ambassador of Bangla. Keep entertaining us with your films & achieve all the success in life. We will meet soon at Kolkata International Film Festival   on social media, 2.11.2018


November 2 2018
Shirshendu Da (Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay) my heartiest wishes on your birthday. May you continue to gift us stories to remember Birthday greetings to former Union Minister Arun Shourie ji. We wish you good health Today is the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists. Our govt respects journalists & values them. In Bangla, we launched the health insurance scheme ‘Mabhoi’ for accredited journalists in 2016 on social media, 2.11.2018


November 1 2018
In protest against the brutal killings in Assam @AITCofficial will organise protest rallies tomorrow ( Fri Nov 2) in different parts of north and south Bengal including Siliguri and Kolkata.Protest rallies across State. Kolkata, Siliguri, Alipurduar, Jalpaiguri, Nadia and other places.     on social media, 1.11.2018


November 1 2018
Terrible news coming out of Assam. We strongly condemn the brutal attack in Tinsukia and the killing of Shyamlal Biswas, Ananta Biswas, Abhinash Biswas, Subodh Das. Is this the outcome of recent NRC development? We have no words to express our deep sorrow to the grieving families. The perpetrators must be punished at the very earliest The fifth victim in Tinsukia ... Dhananjay Namashudra on social media, 1.11.2018


November 1 2018
My heartiest greetings to the people of Karnataka, Kerala, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh on the foundation day of their respective States. Unity in diversity is the strength of our nation and we must preserve it My best wishes on the joyous occasion of Chavang Kut, the autumn post-harvest festival, celebrated by the Kuki, Chin and Mizo tribes of Manipur   on social media, 1.11.2018


November 1 2018
Solemnly remembering one of the best exponents of modern Bengali literature, Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay, on his death anniversary Fondly remembering stalwart leader from #Bangla and former Union Minister ABA Ghani Khan Choudhury on his birth anniversary on social media, 1.11.2018