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Trinamool Congress party leader Mamata Banerjee speaks to supporters outside her residence in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. Pic: AP.

If Mamata becomes Bandopadhyay, then Paschim Banga is OK

By Sat, Sep 24, 2011 2:54PM UTC Comments Off Trinamool Congress party leader Mamata Banerjee speaks to supporters outside her residence in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. Pic: AP.

First of all two disclaimers: Firstly, I have been a NRB (non-resident Bengali) since I was three and I have rarely travelled to – what do I call it now (in any case you will know which state I am referring to)? Secondly, my surname is not a conscious choice due to anti-colonial sentiment but...