Kolkata: Former Rajya Sabha MP Chandan Mitra, Former CPM MP Moinul Hasan, Congress’s Sabina Yasmin and Mizoram advocate-general Biswajit Deb have joined TMC on Sahid Diwas.
Apart from this, five congress MLA’s joined Trinamool on the same day. krujjaman, Sabina Yasmin, Abu Taher, Samar Mukherjee and Apurva Sarkar were present at the rally.
Expelled CPM leader Ritabrata Banerjee was also seen sitting at the podium. He was an MP of the Rajya Sabha and was in charge of the SFI as the national General Secretary. Giving a big surprise to others, Kunal Ghosh was also seen at the rally.
The CM said on Saturday the number of BJP’s Lok Sabha seats would significantly come down in states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar, Odisha, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu.
Mamata added that her party will launch a ‘BJP Hatao, Desh bachao’ campaign on August 15. “The way lynching is happening every where in the country, they are creating Talibanis among people. In BJP and RSS, there are good people whom I respect but some are playing dirty games,” she continued.