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Judge exits Nandigram poll plea, fines Mamata Banerjee Rs 5 lakh

Kolkata: Justice Kausik Chanda of the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday recused himself from hearing West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s petition challenging the election of Suvendu Adhikari from Nandigram, while imposing a cost of Rs 5 lakh on her. Observing that a deliberate and conscious attempt was made to influence his decision before the recusal […]