A day after he introduced his determination to stop politics — and his Parliamentary seat — former Union Minister Babul Supriyo has had a rethink on the second. The Bollywood-singer-turned-politician right now stated he’ll “proceed to discharge his constitutional accountability” with out being politically energetic.
Mr Supriyo’s re-calibrated place emerged following his assembly with BJP chief JP Nadda right now.
The BJP’s Asansol MP, who just lately misplaced his place as Union Minister of State for Surroundings, Forest and Local weather Change following a cupboard reshuffle, yesterday posted an emotional message on his Fb wall declaring his determination.
“I am leaving…Alvida (farewell)…If you wish to do social work, you are able to do it with out being in politics…” he had stated. Some political opponents, like Trinamool spokesperson Kunal Ghosh, had referred to as his transfer “drama”.
The MP, nevertheless, reiterated his stand.
“I’ll proceed as an MP however I’ll depart politics. I’ll proceed to make use of the constitutional publish. I’ll discharge the constitutional accountability with out participating in any political exercise,” Mr Supriyo stated after assembly Mr Nadda.
“I am not becoming a member of any political occasion. I am leaving the bungalow and can shift to Kolkata or Mumbai.”
In his Fb publish, Mr Supriyo admitted that the lack of his ministerial place in final month’s reshuffle was “actually, partially” liable for his determination to stop. When he was dropped, he had controversially tweeted “I used to be requested to resign”, which he recanted later.
The 50-year-old was fielded from the Tollygunge constituency in south Kolkata within the West Meeting polls held earlier this 12 months. He misplaced by round 50,000 votes.