Mamta Banerjee meets PM Modi, demands Center to withdraw the decision to increase the jurisdiction of BSF

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demanded withdrawal of the Centre’s decision to expand the BSF’s jurisdiction in the state. The Trinamool Congress supremo also discussed many issues related to West Bengal. “I met Prime Minister Narendra Modi today on several issues related to the state. We … Read more

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar wrote a letter to the speaker, seeking details of the proceedings of the assembly on the proposal related to BSF

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Friday sought details of the proceedings of the Assembly during the resolution opposing the Centre’s move to expand the jurisdiction of the BSF as well as the privilege motion against CBI and ED officials. The Governor shared the letter to Speaker Biman Banerjee on Twitter. “Proceedings of the last … Read more

Power did not increase, only increased jurisdiction: BSF additional DG YB Khurania

A day after the West Bengal Assembly passed a resolution against the expansion of the BSF’s jurisdiction, the Border Security Force (BSF) in Kolkata has made it clear that the strength of the BSF has not been increased despite the increase in jurisdiction. BSF Additional Director General YB Khurania said that the BSF has limited … Read more