A day after he resigned as Trinamool Congress MLA, former state minister Rajib Banerjee stated he’ll meet Union Residence Minister Amit Shah in Delhi on Saturday and “presumably be a part of the BJP”.
Chatting with reporters, Banerjee stated, “After I resigned as an MLA and gave up my main membership of the TMC, I obtained a name from the Union Residence Ministry. Honourable Union Minister Amit Shah invited me to fulfill him in Delhi at this time. Social gathering chief Kailash Vijayvargiya additionally reached out to me. I felt that I ought to reply to his enchantment. Due to this fact, I’ve determined to fulfill him at this time. After assembly him, I’ll presumably be a part of the BJP. I’ll at all times work for the event of the state.”
Sources stated Shah has despatched a particular flight for Banerjee to take him to the nationwide capital.
Sources added that TMC MLA Baishali Dalmiya who has been expelled from the get together, TMC leaders Rathin Chakraborty and Prabir Ghoshal are prone to take the identical flight and be a part of the BJP together with Banerjee.
Banerjee, who resigned as state minister on January 22, gave up his main membership of TMC and in addition resigned as TMC MLA yesterday.
“For the event of Bengal, each state and Centre should work collectively. At current, it’s the want of the hour to hitch the BJP. I would like nothing however growth for the state and its individuals,” stated Banerjee.