Adhir Chowdhury

  • Congress slams Bengal government for denying permission for Rahul's rally 25-03-2014 12:15 PM

    West Bengal Congress president Adhir Chowdhury on Tuesday reprehended the state government's 'vindictive' attitude in denying permission to hold the Congress workers' meeting, to be addressed by Rahul Gandhi, at the venues requested for. The party wanted either the Netaji Indoor Stadium or the Park Circus Maidan in the city...
  • TMC denies permission to hold Rahul's meeting: Congress 20-03-2014 04:44 PM

    West Bengal Pradesh Congress president Adhir Chowdhury on Thursday accused ruling Trinamool Congress of trying to prevent AICC vice-president Rahul Gandhi from holding meeting in the state by denying permission for the same. "We wanted Rahul Gandhi to come here on March 25. He also agreed. We wanted to hold...
  • LS polls: Rahul Gandhi likely to visit West Bengal on March 25 19-03-2014 06:04 PM

    Kolkata: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is likely to visit West Bengal on March 25 for Lok Sabha poll campaign. He may address poll meetings in Kolkata and north Bengal on that date, state Congress president Adhir Chowdhury said. Rahul Gandhi's visit to the city is important considering that some very...
  • Will help Odisha in developing Railway infrastructure: Adhir Chowdhury 11-02-2014 10:19 PM

    Balasore: A day before the interim Railway budget, the Centre on Tuesday assured Odisha of all necessary help in developing the railway infrastructure in the state. The support of the Railway Ministry would come provided the state governments extend its full cooperation, minister of state Adhir Chowdhury said. Laying the...
  • WB: Adhir Chowdhury chargesheeted in TMC worker murder case 28-09-2013 04:05 PM

    Kolkata: Union Minister of state for Railways Adhir Chowdhury, against whom a non-bailable arrest warrant has been issued for alleged conspiracy in a murder of a TMC worker, was Saturday chargesheeted by the police in a West Bengal court. The chargesheet filed before a court in Berhampore alleged that Chowdhury...
  • WB: Train runs over woman, protestors squat on track 28-05-2013 04:15 AM

    Kolkata: Train movement to and from the terminal Howrah station was stalled on Monday evening as protestors, angered by a train running over a woman, squatted on track, hurled stones and damaged four trains and injured an assistant driver. The trouble started after a woman was run over by a...
  • Bengal 'influential' MP Adhir Chowdhury takes oath as MoS 28-10-2012 07:03 PM

    New Delhi: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, an influential Congress leader from West Bengal's Murshidabad district and known to be close to Pranab Mukherjee, is a three-time Lok Sabha MP. Having dropped out of school at age 15, he started as a District leader of Youth Congress in the 1970s when political...
  • Cong MP's daughter attempt's suicide 18-10-2006 09:53 PM

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