Rajib Banerjee’s file photo
Before the West Bengal Assembly Election 2021, the difficulties of Mamata Banerjee Government are increasing. Now Forest Minister Rajib Banerjee (Rajib Banerjee) has resigned from his post.
- Last Updated:January 22, 2021, 5:10 PM IST
Earlier, Pirzada Abbas Siddiqui of Furfura Sharif Dargah in Hooghly district had announced a new political organization ‘Indian Secular Front’ (ISF) on Thursday ahead of the upcoming assembly elections. Pirzada Siddiqui said that the newly formed organization can contest all 294 seats in the state assembly elections to be held.
Left-Congress alliance can stand
West Bengal Forest Minister Rajib Banerjee resigns from his office as Cabinet Minister.
His resignation letter reads, “It has been a great honor and privilege to serve the people of West Bengal. I heartily convey my gratitude for getting this opportunity.” pic.twitter.com/EEXl8yzsM0– ANI (@ANI) January 22, 2021
He also said that there is a possibility of alliance of his organization with Left-Congress alliance. On the occasion of the launch of the political organization, Siddiqui, the head of Sufi Mazar, said, “We have formed this party to ensure that constitutional democracy is protected, everyone gets social justice and we all live with respect.”
In response to a question about the possibility of an alliance with the Trinamool Congress, he said, “It is the responsibility of Mamata Banerjee to take everyone along as the Chief Minister to stop the BJP.”
Reacting to Siddiqui’s move, Trinamool Congress leader Saugat Rai claimed, ‘The minorities know very well what Mamata Banerjee has done for them. They will support Trinamool Congress. Elections for the West Bengal Legislative Assembly are likely to be held in April-May.