Mamata’s star studded team for Bangla trip


Kolkata: A whole lot of celebrities from the glamour world as well as the cultural sector of the state is going to accompany Mamata Banerjee in Bangladesh. Among the heavyweights, the likes of Kabir Suman and Shirshendu Mukherjee is leading the list.

Among the MPs, Dev and Munmun Sen is going to be a part of the trip. The business sector is being represented by Harsh Neotia and Sanjeev Goenka. From Tollywood, Prosenjit Chatterjee, producer Srikant Mohta, director Goutam Ghosh and singer Nachiketa will be a part of Didi’s team. Apart from these people, the list includes other eminent personalities also.

It is evident from the list that half of the happening celebs of Bengal will be a part of the Bangladesh trip. The names of 37 members have been sent to the Centre for its approval.

According to the tour plan, Mamata Banerjee is likely to step on Dhaka’s soil on Feb 19. The team will return on Feb 22 to Kolkata.

On December 22 last year, Bangladesh Prez Abdul Hamid had come to India and invited Mamata to visit Bangladesh. The invitation was further followed up by a letter from Sheikh Haseena.

The Bangladeshis are hopeful that the border issue between India and Bangladesh will be solved on Mamata Banerjee’s visit to Bangladesh.