Kolkata: Speculations regarding CPM to hold hands with Congress to Counter TMC are heating up the political scenario. Although CPM has given hints but they haven’t clearly mentioned anything about the alliance. Even on the last day of the CPM plenum no one has mentioned anything.
Sitaram Yechury has said, they will decide based on situations. They will have a discussion with Central Committee and politburo.
According to sources, Congress leader Ompraksah Mishra has written a letter to Sonia Gandhi regarding the forthcoming elections. He has demanded more than 170 seats after the alliance.
Trinamool Leader Partha Chatterjee has said CPM is just trying to survive. This is not an alliance.