Chairperson Speaks

February 24 2018
Wishing renowned literary theorist Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak a very happy birthday. Remembering former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu J Jayalalithaa on her birth anniversary. Today is Central Excise Day. My best wishes to the hundreds and thousands of employees of the Excise Department who work tirelessly on social media, 24.02.2018


February 23 2018
Remembering famous magician, the creator of ‘Water of India’ trick and numerous others, PC Sorcar (Sr) on his birth anniversary. Homage to author and playwright Kaliprasanna Singha on his birth anniversary. Tribute to homoeopath doctor, social reformer and propagator of scientific studies in nineteenth-century India, Mahendralal Sarkar on his death anniversary on social media, 23.02.2018


February 22 2018
Heartiest congratulations to Flying Officer Avani Chaturvedi. The first Indian woman to fly fighter aircraft solo. You are an inspiration for many young girls in our country   on social media, 22.02.2018


February 22 2018
Remembering 19th-century writer and intellectual Bhudev Mukhopadhyay on his birth anniversary. Remembering actor Pahari Sanyal on his birth anniversary. Solemnly remembering freedom activist Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on his death anniversary. Homage to Kasturba Gandhi, a driving force in the freedom movement, on her death anniversary. on social media, 22.02.2018


February 21 2018
আজ আন্তর্জাতিক মাতৃভাষা দিবস।যথাযত মর্যাদায় দিনটি পালন করলাম দুই বাংলার সীমান্তে অবস্থিত দক্ষিণ দিনাজপুরের গঙ্গারামপুরে।মাতৃভাষা মনের ভাষা, হৃদয়ের ভাষা।সকল ভাষার প্রতি আমরা শ্রদ্ধাশীল। গঙ্গারামপুরে আজ আমরা আরও সূচনা করেছি স্থানীয় ঐতিহ্যপূর্ণ প্রথম খন উৎসব।দক্ষিণ দিনাজপুর জেলায় নতুন একটি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় স্থাপনের সিদ্ধান্ত নিয়েছি আমরা। এছাড়াও সরকারি পরিষেবা আজ তুলে দেওয়া হয়েছে প্রায় ১০ হাজার উপভোক্তার হাতে। সবাইকে অনেক অনেক শুভেচ্ছা। on social media, 21.02.2018  


February 21 2018
আন্তর্জাতিক মাতৃভাষা দিবস উপলক্ষে আমার বাংলাদেশের ভাই ও বোনেদের জানাই শুভেচ্ছা ও অভিনন্দন। ভাষা শহীদদের জানাই সশ্রদ্ধ প্রণাম। একুশে ফেব্রুয়ারী অমর রহে।   on social media, 21.02.2018


February 21 2018
Today is Bhasha Dibas, when people were martyred in Dhaka for demanding that Bengali be made the official language. My highest respect to the ‘language martyrs’ of Ekushe February. We must respect and love all languages আমি বাংলায় গান গাই, আমি বাংলার গান গাই ... ভাষা দিবসে জানাই অমর ভাষা শহীদদের সশ্রদ্ধ প্রণাম। আমাদের সকল ভাষাকে শ্রদ্ধা ও ভালবাসার চোখে দেখা উচিত।   on social media, 21.02.2018


February 21 2018
Today I am in Malda. I attended a govt public distribution programme. I took an administrative review meeting of the district, with officials from Block level right up to the state secretariat, to take stock of development work & delivery of benefits to people in a timely manner. Government benefits were distributed to nearly 10,000 beneficiaries on the occasion. My best wishes to all.   on social media, 20.02.2018


February 20 2018
Solemnly remembering independence activist Sarat Chandra Bose on his death anniversary. Today is World Day of Social Justice. This year’s theme celebrates rights of migrant workers. Bengal Govt runs a scheme of one-time grant of Rs 50,000 for migrant workers who returned to the state after loss of jobs due to DeMonetisation. My best wishes to all   on social media, 20.02.2018


February 19 2018
I am in Murshidabad today and attended a government public distribution programme in Baharampur. Hundreds of new government schemes were flagged off, which would give a huge boost to health services, infrastructure, power, roads and overall development of the district. Govt benefits were handed over to thousands of beneficiaries on the occasion.   on social media, 19.02.2018


February 19 2018
Homage to the great Maratha king Chhatrapati Shivaji on his birth anniversary Remembering freedom fighter Gopal Krishna Gokhale on his death anniversary Homage to pioneering music composer and singer Pankaj Mullick on his death anniversary on Twitter, 19.02.2018


February 18 2018
This is just the tip of the iceberg. This big banking fraud was fuelled at the time of demonetisation. Big money laundering happened during DeMo. Key bank officials were changed. Who are these people put in? There are more banks involved. The full truth must come out.   on Twitter, 18.02.2018


February 18 2018
On this day in 1946, sailors of the Royal Indian Navy in Mumbai revolted against the British, one of the triggers for independence. Remembering the brave sailors who committed to independence of our motherland.   on Twitter, 18.02.2018


February 17 2018

আবার আসিব ফিরে, ধানসিঁড়িটির তীরে, এই বাংলায়... কবি জীবনানন্দ দাসের জন্মদিবসে শ্রদ্ধার্ঘ্য।

Remembering poet Jibanananda Das on his birth anniversary

 ঠাকুর শ্রী শ্রী রামকৃষ্ণ পরমহংসদেবের জন্মতিথিতে প্রণাম
on social media, 17.02.2018


February 16 2018
Those who have Kisan Credit Cards and are entitled to loans are being denied loans. And yet some VIP bank customers are looting this country. The self-help groups, those who run small businesses, and other commoners, are deprived of loans. And yet, special people are being given thousands of crores of rupees. Why this fraud? Why this fraud? on social media, 16.02.2018


February 16 2018
Solemnly remembering well-known physicist Dr Meghnad Saha on his death anniversary Solemnly remembering film pioneer Dadasaheb Phalke on his death anniversary   on social media, 16.02.2018


February 15 2018

Today, I visited Jangalmahal and attended a government public distribution programme at Belpahari in the newly-formed district of Jhargram.

8 years ago, on this date, 24 EFR jawans laid down their lives fighting a brutal attack by Maoists on the EFR camp at Silda. Today, I personally visited the camp to pay my tribute to the brave jawans.

on social media, 15.02.2018



February 15 2018
Solemnly remembering legendary poet Mirza Ghalib on his death anniversary   on social media, 15.02.2018


February 14 2018
Wishing Sushma Swaraj Ji a very happy birthday Remembering legendary actress Madhubala on her birth anniversary   on social media, 14.02.2018


February 13 2018
Today, from a programme at Krishnagar, Nadia, we launched statewide construction of nearly 13,000 KM of new rural roads to further improve connectivity of Bengal. Also from the programme, a bouquet of hundreds of new government schemes was launched and government benefits were distributed to thousands of beneficiaries. My best wishes to all। on social media, 13.02.2018


February 13 2018
Today I visited the ISKCON temple at Mayapur. ISKCON is setting up a world tourism circuit centre at Mayapur and have sought our assistance. We would be very happy to help them. This will definitely be a new landmark in the religious tourism destination not only in the state and the country, but also in the whole world. It is indeed a wonderful experience for me. on social media, 12.02.2018


February 13 2018
Remembering freedom fighter Sarojini Naidu on her birth anniversary Best wishes to everyone on the auspicious occasion of Mahashivratri   on social media, 13.02.2018


February 12 2018
I have started taking Administrative Review Meeting in the districts once again. Today I took the meeting for Nadia district at Krishnagar. These review meetings with officials from Block, Sub-division, District, right up to the State Secretariat, help significantly in monitoring government programmes and stock-taking at the ground level. on social media, 12.02.2018


February 12 2018
পদাতিক কবি সুভাষদাকে জন্মদিবসে জানাই অন্তরের শ্রদ্ধা Remembering the founder of Arya Samaj Dayanand Saraswati on his birth anniversary Remembering actor Pran on his birth anniversary on social media, 12.02.2018


February 8 2018
Remembering the ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh on his birth anniversary Remembering Hindustani classical singer Shobha Gurtu on her birth anniversary Remembering former President Zakir Husain on his birth anniversary   on social media, 08.02.2018


February 7 2018
Today, I was present in the prize distribution ceremony of Himal-Tarai Dooars Sports Festival, 2018, organised by our government in the Mal, Darjeeling. My FB post: goo.gl/LSzi7J   on social media, 07.02.2018


February 7 2018
Remembering a pioneer of Indian modern art Benode Behari Mukherjee on his birth anniversary   on social media, 06.02.2018


February 6 2018
Solemnly remembering freedom activist Motilal Nehru on his death anniversary

Solemnly remembering Upendranath Brahmachari, the discoverer of the effective cure for kala-azar, on his death anniversary

  on social media, 06.02.2018


February 6 2018
বিশিষ্ট চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক ঋত্বিক কুমার ঘটকের প্রয়াণ দিবসে শ্রদ্ধা Wishing a very happy birthday to poet Shankha Ghosh Remembering the Hindi poet and lyricist Kavi Pradeep on his birth anniversary on social media, 06.02.2018


February 5 2018
Captain Kapil Kundu, Rifleman Ramavatar, Rifleman Subham Singh & Havaldar Roshan Lal martyred in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in BG sector of Rajouri. Your sacrifice for the Nation will not go down in vain. Heartfelt condolences to NoK   on social media, 05.02.2018


February 5 2018
Wishing Abhishek Bachchan a very happy birthday Remembering the Indian international footballer Sudip Chatterjee on his birth anniversary Solemnly remembering the bhajan singer Juthika Roy on her death anniversary on social media, 05.02.2018


February 3 2018
Wishing a very happy birthday to the actress Waheeda Rehman Solemnly remembering former Lok Sabha speaker Balram Jakhar on his death anniversary Congratulations to the Indian team for winning the U-19 World Cup cricket. Keep winning. Specially proud of Ishan Porel for his performance in the semi final/ final on social media, 03.02.2018


February 2 2018
Trinamool is a party of the people. We cannot function without their support. Maa, Mati, Manush are our driving force. Our workers are our assets. Every block president, student leader must become the pillar of support for the party. There is no place for arrogance. Leaders do not drop from skies. There is no place for lobbying. Leaders have to be formed among the workers. Election tickets are not for sale in our party. at Dumurjola Stadium, Howrah (2.2.2018)