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TMC MPs Mimi, Nusrat raise first issue in Parliament

New Delhi:  Cine stars-turned-Members of Parliament (MPs) of the Trinamool Congress, Mimi Chakraborty and Nusrat Jahan Ruhi, raised their first issue in Parliament on Wednesday. While Chakraborty sought construction of a flyover in her constituency Jadavpur to deal with traffic congestion, Nusrat sought a Kendriya Vidyalaya in her area Basirhat in West Bengal. #LokSabha में […]

NuBasirhat (West Bengal): Actress and TMC's Lok Sabha candidate from Basirhat, Nusrat Jahan Ruhi (File Photo/IANS)

Bengal sends 6 Muslims to Lok Sabha, 2 less from 2014

Kolkata:  West Bengal is sending six Muslims to the 17th Lok Sabha — two less than the last general election. The Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress with five Muslim MPs has the most number of parliamentarians from the community in the state and the Congress one. Of the five Trinamool members, Arambagh MP Aparupa Poddar, who […]

North 24 Parganas: TMC's candidate from Basirhat constituency, Nusrat Jahan files her nomination for the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls, in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas, on April 22, 2019. (File Photo: IANS)

Trinamool nominee actress Nusrat shows Rs 2.9 cr assets

Kolkata:  Famed Bengali film actress and the Trinamool Congress candidate for the Basirhat Lok Sabha constituency, Nusrat Jahan Ruhi, has declared assets worth over Rs 2.90 crore. Her movable assets are worth over Rs 90.88 lakh, which include Rs 5 lakh cash in hand, bank deposits of more than Rs 29.88 lakh, Alchemist bonds worth […]