Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is not likely to attend the dinner being hosted by the Opposition leaders by UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on March 13.
As the Bengal CM is scheduled to tour Darjeeling during this time. But the Trinamool Congress chief will instead send her party colleague Derek O Brien or Sudeep Bandopadhyay to represent the party at the dinner.
According to reports, Sonia Gandhi has also invited DMK working president MK Stalin, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav and members of various parties from different states, who are not part of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), to defeat the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha election.
Sonia Gandhi’s dinner party likely to make an anti-BJP front in the country, created a buzz these days.The dinner comes in the light of efforts to form an anti-BJP alliance ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.