Kolkata: West Bengal Urban Development Minister and Minister of Municipal Affairs Firhad Hakim has been selected as the new Mayor Of Kolkata Municipal Corporation. Atin Ghosh as the Deputy Mayor of KMC. Firhad will take oath on December 3.
Former mayor Sovan Chatterjee was accused of not being able to work to personal problems. Firhad Hakim, the new mayor, said, I would be happy to see Sovan again. Want to work again with him.
Shovon chatterjee resigned from the ministry on Tuesday. After this, the Chief Minister instructed him to resign as Mayor of the Calcutta Municipal Corporation. On Thursday, he sent resignation letter to Mala Ray office through security guard. Then the name of the new mayor was announced.
The deputy mayor will also be changed. The name of Atin Ghosh was proposed as Deputy Mayor. All councilors also agree to it. The new mayor Farhad Hakim said, “Atin is very good man.”
Sovan Chattopadhyay said, “If the party wants the new mayor elected from my ward, I will leave.” So although everyone said that he will not return so early, it is already clear.