Mamata Banerjee, Chief Minister, West Bengal
Azad Kashmir Controversy: A political tussle has started in West Bengal over a question included in the model question paper released for the board exams. This question was not a common question. In the question Kashmir, an integral part of the country, has been addressed as Azad Kashmir. The politics of the state has heated up regarding this. The state’s main opposition BJP has accused the state government and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of running a separatist agenda regarding this. At the same time, the matter has also reached the Central Government. Union Minister of State for Education Dr. Subhash Sarkar has demanded a quick inquiry into the matter.