Kolkata: Jadavpur is West Bengal’s most prestigious Lok Sabha seat, and parties regularly field heavyweights from here. Once a Left bastion, it elected Communist Party of India (Marxist) veteran Somnath Chatterjee to the Lok Sabha, where he later became Speaker.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee also contested her first election from Jadavpur in 1984.
Anupam Hazra, a former Trinamool MP who was recently ousted from the party, joined BJP and the saffron party has fielded him from Jadavpur. BJP candidate Anupam Hazra is going to give a surprise to bring wrestling champion ‘ The Great Khali’ in his campaign.
Anupam Hajra will submit nomination papers on 26th April. The rally will begin at 11 am. On that journey ‘Great Khali’ will participate. Anupam and The great Khali both are special friend, Thats why, Anupan appealed to the Punjab Wrestler to campaign for him in Bengal. Khali has agreed to campaign with ‘friend’ On that day. The procession will start from Ranikuthi.
Opponents opposed to oppose this unprecedented campaign. Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya, a heavyweight candidate from Jadavpur said, “May be astonishing. But not all shining things are gold. Khali can be a big wrestler, but only for the people of Bengal, its none other than surprise. There can not be any factor as well. “