Kolkata: West Bengal Congres leader Abdul Mannan has on Sunday started its journey to attend the oath taking ceremony of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday. To share the victory of Congress, Gehlot has invited the West Bengal Pradesh Congress leadership.
Santoah Pathak, Amitava Chowdhury have accompanied Abdul Mannan. Before starting the journey for Rajathan, he said, “the victoty of Congress in three states has rejuvenated Bengal Congress. The success will be the fresh air for them in fighting the oppositions.”
West Bengal Pradesh Congress President Somen Mitra has also been invited. But he is not going. His close Badal Bhattacharya said that, “Somen Mitra is invited. But in a short time, it is not possible to arrange the whole preparation, so he will not be present at the oath taking ceremony.”
In all three states, Madhaya Pradesh , Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, the swearing-in will take place on Monday. As per the last development, Ashok Gehlot will take oath at 10:30 AM, Kamal Nath at 1:30 PM. TMC supremo anf West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has also been invited. She has cancelled the programme as there are her mother’s annual tribute ceremony. But respecting the invitation, she has sent two member of parliament Dinesh Trivedi and Nadimul Hawk to attend the oath taking ceremony.