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When Factionalism is Fatal: How Trinmul Congress lost the Cooch Behar Lok Sabha Seat

Amal Mandal


Department of Political Science, Tufanganj College, P.O. New Town, Tufanganj, District; Cooch Behar, West Bengal, INDIA


While few general factors precipitated the ground-swelling, somewhere more crucial and immediate cause of loss of Lok Sabha seats for Trinamul Congress was due to factional feud spinning around personal enmity and domination.

Lok Sabha elections 2019, Cooch Behar constituency, Trinamool Congress, BJP, Mamata Banerjee, horizontal split, factional feud,