West Bengal Assembly Election, TMC released list of 291 candidates, Mamta will contest from Nandigram: On Friday, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) released its full list of candidates for the assembly elections in West Bengal. According to the information received, Mamta Banerjee released a list of 291 candidates simultaneously. This time the party gave a chance to 100 new faces.
TMC chief and West Bengal CM Mamta Banerjee said that today, we are releasing a list of 291 candidates, which includes 50 women, 42 Muslim candidates. In 3 seats of North Bengal, we did not field our candidates. I will contest from Nandigram.
This time the government will come to form the Legislative Council – Mamata
CM Mamata Banerjee said that Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay will contest the upcoming assembly elections from Bhawanipur constituency. He said that we will make Bidhan Parishad this time. Those who are missing in this election will be brought back to the Bidhan Parishad. Banerjee said that today we have announced 291 seats out of 294 seats. Our friends will contest in three seats in Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Kurseong.
Mamata, who has been ruling Bengal for the past 10 years, is getting a tough fight with the Bharatiya Janata Party this time. Voting will be done in 8 phases this time in West Bengal. Voting for 294-seat assembly 27 March (30 seats), 1 April (30 seats), 6 April (31 seats), 10 April (44 seats), 17 April (45 seats), 22 April (43 seats), 26 April (36 seats) will be on 29 April (35 seats). Counting will also be done in West Bengal on 2 May.