A brand new NEC committee declared below BJP nationwide president JP Nadda has been witnessing the inclusion of many names particularly from Bengal. This checklist contains the likes of Mithun Chakraborty, Anirban Ganguly, Rupa Ganguli, newly appointed president Sukanto Majumdar amongst others. However the one identify that drew everyone’s consideration was that of former minister within the Mamata Banerjee authorities Rajib Banerjee.
Rajib had jumped ship from the TMC to the BJP earlier than the 2021 meeting elections in Bengal and had contested from his constituency Domjur within the lately concluded polls on a BJP ticket the place he misplaced the elections.
Since then in a lot of his public posts on social media Rajib has expressed his reservations about staying within the BJP and has continuously lauded the management of the TMC together with chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Banerjee has additionally typically expressed his need to return to his occasion TMC aside from the truth that up to now TMC has not given any direct indication and that a number of individuals throughout the TMC ranks have objected to his Ghar Vaapsi.
However why has Rajiv Banerjee been given a place within the nationwide govt is a query that’s not solely being requested by the media at giant however is one that’s haunting the BJP state management in Bengal.
A BJP member of Parliament from Bengal who doesn’t want to be named tells CNN News18, “A few of our leaders in Delhi assume that Rajib is an enormous deal however they fail to grasp that he is not going to stick round with the BJP for lengthy and it’s only a matter of time earlier than he goes again to the TMC,”.
One other senior occasion functionary from Bengal BJP tells CNN News18, “It is going to quickly be a humiliation given the truth that Rajiv is not going to stick with the BJP and can quickly transfer to TMC..it in a method is to demote the seriousness on the place of the NEC”
Regardless of makes an attempt to achieve out to Rajib Banerjee on the matter he didn’t reply to our queries on the problem
Among the many many tweets and social media posts that Rajib Banerjee has put out features a latest one the place he congratulates Mamata Banerjee for the stupendous win within the lately concluded Bhawanipur bypolls.
The 80-member nationwide govt checklist has names starting from PM Narendra Modi to veterans LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi.
Aside from the 80 common members, the manager can have 50 particular invitees and 179 everlasting invitees.