Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], December 16 (ANI): All India Trinamool Congress chief, Suvendu Adhikari on Wednesday resigned from the West Bengal Legislative Assembly tendering his resignation to the Speaker. There are speculations that Adhikari is prone to be part of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) quickly.
Adhikari who had been disgruntled with the TMC had resigned from the State Cabinet final month. For a number of months Adhikari had been pursuing an ‘Ekla Cholo Rey’ (to stroll alone) and was seen attending programmes within the state which didn’t have get together’s identify or image.
“I hereby tender my resignation as a member of West Bengal Assembly. Steps may be taken for its immediate acceptance,” Adhikari mentioned in his letter to the Speaker.
The growth comes forward of BJP chief and Home Minister Amit Shah’s go to to the state this week.
“Trinamool Congress (TMC) is collapsing like a house of cards. Everyday someone from the party comes to us to join our party,” BJP Vice President Mukul Roy mentioned.
“The day Suvendu Adhikari had resigned from the ministerial post, I had told I will be happy if he leaves TMC and we will welcome him. Today he has resigned from the membership of West Bengal Legislative Assembly and I welcome his decision”the BJP chief mentioned.
While reacting on the speculations, West Bengal Minister, Firhad Hakim mentioned, “How can someone who follows Gandhism, go to the murderer of Gandhi? I don’t believe he’ll do anything like that.””I don’t know what Suvendu Adhikari will do. But we grew up with Gandhism and we have to continue that way,” he additional added.
BJP MP Nisith Pramanik on Tuesday had instructed ANI that Adhikari is prone to be part of the BJP quickly. “The wait is about to end and we might hear the good news soon that Shubhendu Adhikari is joining BJP. Shubhendu Adhikari is a popular leader and has made important contributions towards the betterment of his constituency. If such a leader will join the BJP, the party will be prosperous. We believe that we are going to get good news soon.”On November 27, Adhikari had resigned from his ministerial publish. Following this TMC’s Sougata Roy together with election strategist Prashant Kishore and different prime leaders of TMC, together with Abhishek Banerjee and Sudip Bandyopadhyay had met and mentioned with Adhikari.
The resignation of Adhikari, who’s a distinguished chief in chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s TMC, comes forward of the 2021 Assembly polls in West Bengal.
Legislative Assembly elections for 294 seats of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly are scheduled to be held in 2021. (ANI)