Who will be the next Chief minister of West Bengal? Buddhadeb Bhattacharya or Mamata Banarjee?Mamata Banerjee has won all the elections held after 2007.she and her men are very much confident that they will win the upcoming assembly election. Communist Party of India (Marxist) led Left Front’ government has been ruled the state for past 34 years.The Nandigram and Singur fiasco damage their credibility. During this period opposition party like TMC improved their organizational strength in rural and semi urban areas. In Panchayat (rural body election)TMC defeat Left Front in all major districts.In 2009 general election they also defeat Left Front.
Bengal Assembly election 2011 at a glance:Ist phase:Issue of Notification 24.3.2011,Last date for making Nominations 31.3.2011.Scrutiny of Nominations 2.4.2011,Last date for withdrawal of nominations 4.4.2011 ,Date of Poll 18.4.2011,Counting of Votes13.5.2011. Issue of Notification (2nd Phase)30.3.2011,Last date for making Nominations:6.4.2011,Scrutiny of Nominations:7.4.2011.Last date for withdrawal of nomination:9.4.2011, Date of Poll :23.4.2011 ,Counting of Votes :13.5.2011 .Third phase:2.4.2011,9.4.2011 ,11.4.2011,13.4.2011,27.4.2011,13.5.2011 4th phase: 7.4.2011,14.4.2011,16.4.2011,18.4.2011,3.5.2011, 13.5.2011.5th Phase: 11.4.2011,18.4.2011 ,19.4.2011,21.4.2011 ,7.5.2011 ,13.5.2011. 6th Phase:14.4.2011,21.4.201, 23.4.2011.25.4.2011,10.5.2011,13.5.2011 (Issue of Notification,Last date for making Nominations,Scrutiny of Nominations,Last date for withdrawal of nomination,Date of Poll,Counting of Votes).
Pictures: A TMC banner reads ‘We don’t want revenge. We want change’.A TMC party candidate with a cardboard standup of Mamata Banarjee.