Lok Sabha Elections 2019
Series: LS Elections 2019
Kolkata Uttar: BJP fights to unseat two-time MP from Trinamool
Water, connectivity and farmer crisis in focus, as fauji meets fauji in Shimla Lok Sabha contest
Jadavpur Lok Sabha candidates: Glamour vs political experience vs young blood
It is one of the most prestigious parliamentary constituencies in West Bengal with a mix of urban voters from Kolkata city and semi urban voters from the peripheries. A popular cinema actor is pitted against a veteran of the Left party, while former Trinamool MP is in the fray as a BJP candidate. Know more about the contest here.
Kolkata Dakshin candidates: CPI(M) veteran vs Congress-turned-TMC candidate vs grand-nephew of Netaji
Voters in my constituency have no specific issues: Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar, Trinamool candidate, Barasat
Women’s safety is important but so is the overall safety of all citizens: Mimi Chakraborty, TMC candidate, Jadavpur
Didi vs Modi spat has destroyed the political culture of Bengal: Nandini Mukherjee, CPM candidate, Kolkata South
Meet Nandini Mukherjee, 54-year-old veteran politician, computer scientist and professor, contesting the Kolkata South constituency as a candidate of the CPM. A party that governed Bengal for 34 years. A party whose election campaigns used to be a sight to behold. And a party that has almost zero presence in Bengal’s electoral map today. Do they really hope to win the city seat?
In Chandigarh, sitting MP Kirron Kher’s hits and misses under close scrutiny
Contesting elections without pamphlets: Kolkata candidate explains why
Kolkata based entrepreneur Niraj Agarwal is contesting the large urban constituency of Kolkata South with a single agenda: To make people more aware of the need for policies to effectively tackle pollution and climate change. True to his mission, he wants to get as close as possible to a ‘zero-emissions’ campaign trail.