BJP nationwide vice chairman Mukul Roy is all set to return to the Trinamool Congress on Friday (June 11). He had joined the BJP in November 2017. However, over the previous few days, Roy has been distancing himself from the BJP.
Earlier within the day, Roy left his dwelling for the Trinamool Congress headquarters in Kolkata on Friday afternoon. He was the previous second-in-command of the TMC earlier than switching sides.
West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC chief Mamata Banerjee additionally left her Kalighat residence, as heightened safety measures had been observed on the Trinamool Congress Bhavan off the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass right here.
Asked by reporters where he was going as he left his dwelling, Roy answered “Trinamool Bhavan”.
That Trinamool Congress’ perspective in the direction of Roy has modified. It was evident when Mamata Banerjee in her election marketing campaign termed Roy as ‘Bhalo Chele’ (Good Boy) and was adopted by Abhishek Banerjee’s go to to the hospital to see Roy’s spouse.
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Though Roy was not current throughout his go to, Abhishek met his son Subhrangshu Roy and each of them mentioned for greater than half an hour. Subhrangshu was all reward for Abhishek after the assembly.
Just after Abhishek’s go to, the state BJP President rushed to the hospital to see Roy’s spouse, and the subsequent day Prime Minister Narendra Modi known as up Roy to investigate about his spouse’s health. Though Roy ignored the hypothesis and introduced that he was a BJP employee and will proceed to work for the social gathering, his skipping of a number of BJP conferences, together with the primary state legislative committee assembly and the BJP state committee assembly, solely supported the hypothesis.
This improvement comes solely a few days after Congress chief Jitin Prasada joined the BJP months forward of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2022.