Baharampur: 8 members from the Congress party joined the Trinamool Congress Party on Friday.
This results in several questions being raised as how much will the Murshidabad district department would be able to hold its position.
On Friday, 10 members from Congress joined hands with TMC who were given primary membership in the party. TMC now stands at 29 in strength post the joining of 10 members along with those 19 existing. The magic figure is 36 out of 70. Transport Minister Suvendu Adhikari believes that they would be able to take over Adhir’s Congress soon.