Kolkata: With administrative astuteness in her genes and belonging from a cricketer family she has seen several cricketers very close.She met some and also had good conversation with them. She is the daughter of former Indian cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya and TMC MLA Vaishali Dalmiya. So, after the result of Pakistan national election Vaishali wished the former cricketers and Pakistan’s future Prime Minister Imran Khan for his win.
Imran Khan is likely to take oath as Pakistan’s Prime Minister on August 11, according to a media report. Vaishali said, “Imran has visited our place to meet my father many times.I had conversation with him several times. He had a cordial relationship with our family.I have been to Pakistan and watched him play in the Cricket World Cup. Honestly, when Imran was in the field, no one could take their eyes off him.There was a time when Pak cricket team had a worst time.And it was Imran Khan whom brought the team back in form.”April 2016, the year when I made my debut in politics Amitabh Bachhan and Imran Khan came to CAB in a function.When Mamata di (CM Mamata Banerjee) took me and introduced to Imran Khan as Jagmohan Dalmiya’s daughter, Imran said, “I know her well. I am glad to know that she has joined politics. Imran greeted me immediately,” said Vaishali.Vaishali further added,“If Imran becomes the Prime minister,there will be a major change in the Pakistan.The biggest quality in him ,is his leadership.He has bold attitude.I am hoping he will take his country ahead with his sporting spirit.Imran has come to play in India many times. He knows India well.All I want is that if he becomes the Prime Minister,the relation between both the nation improves and becomes good, ceasefire in the border ends,and Again, India and Pakistan can visit each-other’s nation and can play cricket like before.”
Reported By: Debjani Sarkar
Edited By: Mousumi Das