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The Right Stand: Is The Battle For Bengal Down To Bengali Vs 'Bideshi' ?

Apr 17, 2019 08:14 AM IST India India
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Ahead of polls, TMC has triggered Bengal versus 'Bideshi' debate after it roped in 2 Bangladeshi film actors for campaigning. While, Ferdous Ahmed was seen asking votes for Kanaialal Agarwal in Raiganj, tele-serial actor Gazi Abdun Noor campaigned for TMC candidate Sougata Roy. A fuming BJP knocked poll panel's door and demanded action against TMC for violating the model code of conduct. However, it was the MHA which pulled the plug on TMC's 'bideshi' pitch, it cancelled the business visa granted to Ferdous Ahmed. Tonight on The Right Stand, Anand Narasimhan asks, is the battle for Bengal down to Bengali Vs 'Bideshi'?

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