The visit is significant for it was reported that Infosys was planning to exchange the 50-acre plot, which it had received when the Left Front government was in power, with Hidco to relocate its IT project from Rajarhat.
Jangipur, Tehri Garhwal bypolls on Oct 10
The Election Commission of India (ECI) announced on Wednesday that bypolls to Jangipur and Tehri Garhwal Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal and Uttarakhand, respectively, will take place on Oct 10. These two constituencies fell vacant after Congress leaders Pranab Mukherjee and Vijay Bahuguna were elected as the President of India and the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, respectively. The ECI said the notification for the bypolls would be issued on Sept 15 and the last date for filing nominations is Sept 22. The results would be declared on Oct 13.