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Sovan Chatterjee

Narada sting case: Arrested TMC MLA, former party leader admitted to Kolkata hospital

The central agency had also apprehended two senior West Bengal ministers Firhad Hakim and Subrata Mukherjee in connection with the case

18 May 2021 12:08 PM

Sovan Chatterjee meets West Bengal CM, fuels talks of return to TMC

After defecting to BJP, Sovan Chatterjee met Mamata Banerjee on the occasion of Bhatridwitiya.

30 Oct 2019 3:43 AM

Trinamul makes comeback offer to ‘trusted aide’ Sovan Chatterjee

It also pointed out that the former Kolkata mayor was never sacked from the party over his defection to the BJP on August 14.

16 Sep 2019 3:46 AM

CBI holds voice sample tests in Narada sting case

The former minister and ex-mayor was in the Trinamul when he was caught accepting cash in the sting operation.

12 Sep 2019 2:31 AM

Discontent simmering in BJP over Sovan Chatterjee, close aide

The dissent over the Behala East MLA is however about his close friend Baishakhi Banerjee who also joined the saffron party with him.

10 Sep 2019 2:44 AM


Former TMC leaders Sovan, Baisakhi not leaving BJP: Mukul Roy

Roy's comment came after media reports doing rounds claiming both Sovan and Baishakhi were feeling humiliated within BJP and will quit soon.

03 Sep 2019 12:53 PM

Regularly humiliated: 2 weeks after joining BJP, Ex-Kolkata Mayor wants to quit party

Sovan Chatterjee had taken a sabbatical from active politics.

01 Sep 2019 8:15 AM

Sovan Chatterjee feels ‘humiliated’, offers to resign from BJP

Sovan and Baisakhi had recently met Bharatiya Janata Party national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, expressing their desire to quit the party.

01 Sep 2019 3:12 AM

'Ready to contest against Mamata,' says former TMC loyalist Sovan Chatterjee after joining BJP

He also dismissed allegations that he had switched over to the saffron camp to avoid CBI interrogations into the Narada tape scam.

21 Aug 2019 2:48 PM

‘Daal-Bhaat’ strikes jarring note as BJP honours Sovan Chatterjee

Bantering her and Mr Chatterjee, Mr Ghosh compared their pair with Daal-Bhaat (rice and daal), a popular combination of Bengali dish.

21 Aug 2019 6:15 AM


Braving jolt to TMC, Mamata takes potshot at Sovan Chatterjee

Later at another rally in Hazra More where Mr Chatterjee’s estranged wife Ratna was also present, the Trinamul chief offered moral support to her.

15 Aug 2019 3:23 AM

TMC MLA Sovan Chatterjee likely to join BJP this week

According to sources, Chatterjee was in touch with the BJP for the last few months.

14 Aug 2019 10:20 AM

More trouble in store for TMC, Sovan to join BJP

Sources indicated that Chatterjee’s induction to the BJP is likely to happen anytime.

18 Jul 2019 2:19 AM

Sovan invited for meeting with Didi after resignation

Talks are important to understand Chatterjee’s mind: Sources.

25 Nov 2018 5:25 AM

Sovan Chatterjee turns defiant; yet to quit from mayor post

He did not resign as the mayor of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation on Wednesday, a deadline set by the chief minister.

22 Nov 2018 12:44 AM


‘Fall from grace,’ says estranged wife

I would not say this just because he was my husband but he really worked hard once to rise to be one of the trusted lieutenants of chief minister.

21 Nov 2018 4:50 AM

Sovan Chatterjee resigns as minister, Mamata Banerjee asks him to quit as mayor too

The Trinamul Congress supremo has accepted his resignation which was sent to Raj Bhavan also for approval.

21 Nov 2018 4:35 AM

Sovan Chatterjee resigns as minister, Mamata Banerjee asks him to quit as mayor too

Portfolios of Sovan Chatterjee had been handed over to state Urban Development and Municipal Affairs Minister Firhad Hakim.

20 Nov 2018 8:59 PM

250 patients evacuated after fire at hospital

No one hurt as medicines worth Rs 5cr gutted in blaze, Mamata orders enquiries.

04 Oct 2018 6:15 AM

Investigation on, screening at Priya has to wait

Priya Cinema owner Arijit Dutta said screening would begin after getting clearance from the fire services.

08 Aug 2018 1:45 AM