Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee held a meeting. A meeting was held with several Opposition leaders to discuss presidential polls and put up a united fight against the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance. The presidential polls will take place on July 18 and the results will be declared on July 21. Chief Minister Banerjee flew to New Delhi on Tuesday and met Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Sharad Pawar at his residence.
Mamata Banerjee Receives Leaders At Opposition Meet.
West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee personally received political leaders. She received leaders from different parties for the Opposition Meet in New Delhi to discuss the upcoming presidential elections. Manoj Jha and AD Singh, representing RJD, were seen arriving for the meeting. Shiv Sena is represented by Priyanka Chaturvedi and Subhash Desai. Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah is also one of the attendees.JD(S) is represented by HD Kumaraswamy while DMK’s TR Baalu is also among those attending the meet. Owaisi Not Invited To Opposition Meet, Says Wouldn’t Have Gone Anyway
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi said he was not invited to the meeting called by Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with the Opposition leaders to discuss the Presidential polls. TRS, BJD, AAP, and SAD Likely To Skip Meeting. The TRS, BJD, AAP, and SAD are likely to skip Wednesday’s opposition meeting called by TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Because they want to forge a consensus on fielding a joint candidate against the NDA in the presidential election. Chief Minister Banerjee last week invited leaders of 19 political parties. It includes seven chief ministers, for a meeting in the national capital to produce a confluence of opposition voices” for the election on July 18.