West Bengal Fifth Phase Polling is On – All Focus on Mamata Banerjee and her Cabinet Heavyweights

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    Crucial fifth phase of Assembly elections voting for the in West Bengal started today in 53 constituencies across the state.

    Today’s polling will seal the fate of a number of political heavyweights including Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her cabinet candidates who were featured and seen in the alleged Narada sting operation footage taking bribes.

    Didi Vs. Boudi at Bhawanipur,Kolkata
    Didi Vs. Boudi at Bhawanipur,Kolkata

    Spotlights:

    All Total 349 candidates, including 43 women, are in today’s election across three districts – Kolkata South, South 24 Parganas and Hooghly. Nearly 1.2 crore voters are eligible to cast their votes at over 14,500 polling booths from 7 AM to 6 PM.

    But entire focus is on south Kolkata’s Bhabanipur, where Didi (chief minister Mamata Banerjee) is facing a challenge from Left Front-backed Congress nominee CPIM supported Mrs.Deepa Dasmunshi (Wife of Congress Heavyweight Priya Ranjan Das Munshi) and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s grandnephew Chandra Kumar Bose of the BJP in a tight three corner fight.

    A group of state cabinet ministers and Trinamool heavyweights Firhad Hakim, Subrata Mukherjee, city mayor Sovon Chatterjee and Iqbal Ahmed – who are allegedly seen accepting bribe in the Narada sting operation video footages.

    Other prominent candidates in this phase include ministers Arup Biswas and Manish Gupta — both from the Trinamool — and CPI-M state secretariat members Rabin Deb and Sujan Chakraborty.

    Another star candidate is Abdur Rezzak Mollah, a high-profile minister during the Left Front regime, who is contesting on a Trinamool ticket from Bhangore in South 24 Parganas.

    Celebrated actress and legislator Debasree Roy is fighting on CPI-M heavyweight and former state minister Kanti Ganguly at Raidighi in South 24 Parganas.

    A total of approx 80,000 personnel of central and state police forces have been deployed across the 53 seats to ensure free and fair poll. The ECI also ordered to keep Madan Mitra master poll manager of TMC under no communication vigil rule.

    The last 25 seat out of total 294 will vote in the sixth and final phase on May 5.

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    Suman Munshi

    Founder Editor of IBG NEWS (15/Mar/2012- 09/Aug/2018). Recipient of Udar Akash Rokeya Shakhawat Hossain Award 2018. National Geographic & Canon Wild Clicks 2011 jury and public poll winner. Studied Post Graduate Advance Dip in Computer Sc., MBA IT,LIMS (USA & Australia), GxP(USA & UK),BA (Sociology) Dip in Journalism (Ireland), Diploma in Vedic Astrology, Numerology, Palmistry, Vastu Shastra & Feng Sui 25 years in the digital & IT industry with Global MNCs' worked & traveled in USA, UK, Europe, Singapore, Australia, Bangladesh & many other countries. Education and Training advance management and R&D Technology from India, USA, UK, Australia. Over 30 Certification from Global leaders in R&D and Education. Computer Science Teacher, IT & LIMS expert with a wide fan following in his community. General Secretary West Bengal State Committee of All Indian Reporter’s Association
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