Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi throughout her go to to the nationwide capital on July 28.
The Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo can be anticipated to name on President Ram Nath Kovind throughout her go to to New Delhi.
“I will go for two-three days. I will meet PM. I have got the time. I will also meet the President,” she informed a media briefing right here on Thursday.
Banerjee’s go to to New Delhi assumes significance as it will likely be in the course of the Monsoon Session of Parliament and in addition her first interplay with the Prime Minister after the TMC’s astounding victory within the West Bengal Assembly polls.
The TMC chief, who has been at loggerheads with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on the Centre since campaigning for the West Bengal Assembly polls, had earlier in May this 12 months skipped the assembly chaired by Prime Minister Modi to evaluate the harm from Cyclone Yaas.
Banerjee’s schedule has, nonetheless, not but been confirmed however studies recommend she will probably be visiting the nationwide capital within the final week of July.
The TMC chief, who has been extremely important of the Centre on the Pegasus snoopgate row, had, nonetheless, throughout her speech on the Martyr’s Day occasion, mentioned that she can be in Delhi on July 27, 28 and 29 throughout which she want to wish to meet as many opposition leaders as doable.
“You name a gathering of opposition leaders on twenty seventh, twenty eighth or twenty ninth. At least we are able to sit collectively. We do not have time to waste. Only round 2.5-3 years are left,” PTI quoted Banerjee as saying.
Escalating her assault her assault on the Centre over the alleged hacking of telephones of opposition leaders and journalists utilizing the Pegasus spy ware, Banerjee earlier within the day alleged that the federal government had put her conferences with ballot strategist Prashant Kishor below surveillance.