Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP) nationwide president JP Nadda has stated that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is “actually” shedding from Nandigram and is subsequently looking for one other seat to contest.
On being requested on stories of the Trinamool Congress chief looking for one other seat to contest within the meeting elections, Nadda instructed ANI: “That is their technique they usually know higher about it, however we have now info that she is looking out and their individuals have stated so to me. Nevertheless, I can not take a assure of this as they understand it. However she is shedding Nandigram, that is sure.”
On Thursday, Nandigram witnessed a direct contest between Mamata and her former colleague Suvendu Adhikari, who had joined the BJP in December final 12 months.
Nandigram is the house turf of Adhikari, whereas Mamata contested from Nandigram and never from her house turf Bhabanipur constituency.
The second section of the West Bengal meeting polls recorded over 80 per cent voting turnout. The third section of polling might be held on April 6.
(With ANI inputs)