Trinamool to support Pradeep in RS polls

Kolkata
28 Jul 2017

Congress today announced the name of senior state leader and former WBPCC president Pradeep Bhattacharya as the nominee for the Rajya Sabha polls and was ensured support from the rulling Trinamool Congress (TMC). Chief minister Mamata Banerjee, who was at the Assembly today for a meeting with the Speaker, called Opposition leader Abdul Mannan and Bhattacharya and announced the party's decision after that meeting.