Amid the continued row over suspected snooping by means of Pegasus adware, a tweet by the Congress underlining that Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Abhishek Banerjee was “focused” by the adware forward of the Bengal Meeting polls as “the Modi authorities’s insecurities are infinite”, was on Sunday welcomed by the state’s ruling get together.
The tweet, which got here a day earlier than the TMC chief’s journey to Delhi, assumes significance as the 2 events have been sending feelers to one another for a possible tie-up for the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.
Welcoming the tweet by the Congress, which additionally had a photograph of Abhishek Banerjee, veteran TMC chief and MP Saugata Roy mentioned that it’ll pave the way in which for nearer relations between the 2 events.
PM Modi took the adage “hold your enemies nearer” just a little too far, the tweet added.
— Congress (@INCIndia) July 25, 2021
TMC Rajya Sabha parliamentary get together chief Derek O’Brien has retweeted the publish on Abhishek Banerjee, who can be the get together’s all-India basic secretary.
Congress Rajya Sabha MP Pradip Bhattacharya claimed that everybody desires an alternate political power that may tackle the BJP.
“Those that wish to a wholesome democratic system are pondering of bringing collectively all opposition forces, together with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee,” Mr Bhattacharya mentioned.
The Bengal Chief Minister is prone to meet a number of high opposition leaders throughout her go to to the nationwide capital, together with Congress’ interim president Sonia Gandhi.
State Congress unit’s vice-president Diptiman Ghosh had on Friday referred to as for an alliance with the Mamata Banerjee-led get together, each on the nationwide and the state ranges.
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