CM Mamata Returns After Winning UK Citizens’ & Investors’ Hearts


Kolkata: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee returned to Kolkata from her England- Scotland tour on Saturday evening. She had left for England on November 10.

At Wimbledon she had unveiled a Blue Plaque at the house where Sister Nivedita lived before she had left for India at the end of 1897.

Mamata Banerjee also addressed a meeting which was attended by businessmen, bankers and educationists in London. It was organized by Ficci- UKIBC.

Steel baron LN Mittal invited her to his house and the two had a highly fruitful meeting. Mamata Banerjee invited Mittal to the Bengal Global Business Summit ( BGBS) which scheduled to be held in January 2018.

The CM also addressed a meeting organised by Scottish Development International in Edinburgh, Scotland where she pitched strongly in favour of investing in Bengal. She was accompanied on her United Kingdom trip by state Finance Minister Dr Amit Mitra, Chief Secretary and a team of industrialists.