The Railway Minister started the blame game by calling the Sainthia accident a 'scientific killing' of the Left.
She also claimed that CPI-M activists were planting cockroaches in the food served by Railways.
The bandh disrupted economic activities with commodity markets and the transport sector taking a hit.
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi says the Bharat Bandh had affected the common man adversely.
There are 35 health centres which have come up in the past one and half years, all built by the PCPA.
Its leaders urged the party cadre to keep their morale high till the 2011 state assembly polls.
The CPI-M Politburo is meeting in new Delhi over the weekend and is likely to discuss the West Bengal civic polls.
The state's urban voters gave the thumbs down to the Left.
Trinamool Congress chief says West Bengal civic poll results '100 pc better' than her Lok Sabha win.
Mamata Banerjee has fought the Left Front regime in West Bengal for close to three decades.
Trinamool Congress storms to power in Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections on Wednesday.
CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury met Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday afternoon.
Trinamool Congress President Mamata Banerjee declined to comment on her relation with the Congress party.
CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury though is confident that the Left will perform better this time.
Exit polls predict that riding on the anti-incumbency wave Trinamool Congress will win Kolkata Municipal Corporation.
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has been blaming her political opponents for the attack.
In this year's civic polls in West Bengal, there are many first timers trying their luck in the electoral battlefield.
The civic polls have been marred by incidents of violence in at least two places.
The Maoists are the ones who have gained the most from the TMC - CPM tussle over rural Bengal.
With Bengal elections not too far away even a tragedy like the Gyaneshwari Express derailment is fast acquiring political colour.
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