#KhelaHobe

BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari defeated Mamata Banerjee on the Nandigram assembly constituency. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Nandigram, the epicentre of West Bengal election action, witnessed a high-voltage "Khela" (game of power).
  • Suvendu Adhikari had joined the BJP in December last year
  • It was BJP’s calculated move to trap Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee-led is well on its way to another emphatic victory in West Bengal. (Photo credit: Hasan Zaidi)

  • Exit polls predicted a close match two days ago between Mamata and the BJP
  • Mamata Banerjee has gone on to win even more seats than five years ago. Two more
  • The TMC has won or is leading in 213 of the state’s 294 seats. The BJP is way behind at 77

(Eds: Minor changes) Kolkata, Apr 13 (PTI) BJP president J P Nadda, taking a dig at TMC's 'khela hobe' (game will be played) slogan, said on Tuesday that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Nalin Singh's new film is inspired by the famous phrase of West Bengal's CM Mamata Banerjee. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The political phrase resembling the movie title has already grabbed the attention of the audiences
  • Nalin Singh has been in the communication industry for over 15 years
  • His movie 'Gandhi to Hitler' was screened at the Cannes film festival

New Delhi, Delhi, India (NewsVoir) Nalin Singh, a renowned film director is wholly prepared to release his new film "Kela Hobe". His upcoming new film is inspired by the famous phrase of West ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
West Bengal elections 2021: BJP and the TMC are using jibes, counter-jibes and catchy slogans to woo the voters.

  • 'Jai Shri Ram' slogans are often raised by BJP leaders during poll campaigns
  • The first phase of polling in West Bengal is scheduled for March 27
  • Polling will be held in eight phases

Dinhata(WB), Mar 24 (PTI) A local BJP leader was on Wednesday found hanging in the groundfloor corridor of a veterinary hospital here triggering protests across Coochbehar district in poll-bound ...

.Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Prime Minister on Thursday addressed a rally in Purulia. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • PM Modi used Mamata Banerjee's slogan Khela Hobe a number of times during his rally
  • Modi was speaking at an election rally in Purulia
  • Elections in West Bengal would be held in eight phases starting March 27

.Purulia, West Bengal, India
PM Narendra Modi addresses an election rally in Purulia, West Bengal. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • PM Narendra Modi invoked Ramayana to speak about Purulia's water crisis
  • He said the kind of work that should've been undertaken for irrigation, wasn't done
  • Modi said both the Left and TMC governments didn't let industries develop in Purulia

.Kolkata, West Bengal, India
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee addresses a public meeting at Sahaganj in Hooghly district. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • 'Khela hobe' means the 'game is on'
  • The slogan was first raised a few years ago by Bangladesh’s Awami League MP Shamim Osman
  • Slogan is being used by Trinamool Congress members in election rallies and political meetings