On the questions of joining TMC, Rajib Banerjee said that I am still in BJP. ANI
BJP leader Rajib Banerjee: When asked about the post written on Facebook, Rajib Banerjee said, “I wrote what I thought was right. These were the things which I did not like and I wrote about them.”
Kolkata. After Mukul Roy’s return to TMC from BJP, BJP leader Rajib Banerjee arrived at the residence of Trinamool Congress state secretary Kunal Ghosh in Kolkata on Saturday. After the meeting, TMC leader Kunal Ghosh called the meeting with Rajib Banerjee formal. On the other hand, Rajib Banerjee said that I had come for a formal meeting, there is no politics in this. On the questions of joining TMC, Rajib Banerjee said that I am still in BJP. When asked about the post he wrote on Facebook, Rajib Banerjee said, “I wrote what I thought was right. These were the things I didn’t like and I wrote about them.”
On the other hand, reacting to the case of Mukul Roy returning to TMC, BJP West Bengal President Dilip Ghosh said that those people who came from a party where cut money and syndicate rule, stay in BJP for them. Its difficult. His leaving BJP will not have any effect. There is no profit no loss situation for the party. Even before Mukul Roy joined the Trinamool Congress, BJP leaders reacted sharply. BJP state general secretary Sayantan Bose said a disciplinary action committee has been formed on June 8, which will take cognizance of anti-party comments made by some leaders on social media.
Mamta welcomes Mukul
Let us inform that Mukul Roy joined his old party Trinamool Congress along with his son Shubhranshu in a jolt to the BJP on Friday. Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and other leaders of the state’s ruling party welcomed him on his return. Mukul Roy met Mamata Banerjee at the Trinamool Bhavan before formally rejoining the party. Roy, one of the founders of the Trinamool, said he was “happy to see all the familiar faces again”. After joining the Trinamool supremo Mamata Banerjee said that Roy was threatened and harassed in the BJP, which affected his health. “Mukul’s return proves that BJP does not allow anyone to live in peace and exerts undue pressure on everyone,” the chief minister said.
Order fixed in TMC
Roy was sitting to the left of the Chief Minister and Abhishek was sitting after him in the ceremony organized on this occasion. At the same time, another senior party leader Partha Chatterjee was sitting to the right of the Chief Minister. According to Trinamool sources, this was an indication of the future course of the party. “He (Roy) will play the same role which he played earlier,” Mamta said. He added that Roy’s actual role would be decided later. He, however, also said that ‘the party is already strong, we have come back with a resounding victory’.
The Trinamool supremo also alleged that “BJP is not a party of common people, it is a party of landlords”. . Interestingly, both Mamta and Roy claimed that there was never any difference of opinion between them.