New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee arrived right here on Thursday (August 4, 2022) on a four-day go to and is scheduled to satisfy Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday to debate a number of points, together with GST dues for her state.
After her arrival, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo met her celebration’s MPs and mentioned with them the present session of Parliament and the highway to the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, sources mentioned.
She additionally sought from them recommendations for the names of the seven new districts in West Bengal introduced by her not too long ago, they mentioned.
Our Hon’ble Chairperson @MamataOfficial held a gathering with all MPs in Delhi. The present Parliament session, the highway to 2024 & varied points have been mentioned, with a number of actions & initiatives outlined for the approaching days. We’re at all times dedicated to serving the folks. pic.twitter.com/QKJIJ61SCR
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On Friday, Banerjee is scheduled to satisfy President Droupadi Murmu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In her assembly with Modi, she is prone to focus on the GST dues for West Bengal, sources mentioned.
The West Bengal chief minister will attend a Niti Aayog assembly on August 7, sources mentioned, additionally on the playing cards is a gathering with Opposition leaders.
With the TMC warming as much as the Congress in Parliament, Banerjee may additionally meet the grand outdated celebration president Sonia Gandhi, who’s being probed by the Enforcement Directorate in a money-laundering case.
In the meantime, TMC MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay mentioned, “We met (Union Minister of Rural Improvement and Panchayati Raj) Giriraj Singh and he had promised to resolve the MGNREGA subject inside 48 hrs. It has been over a month and all I acquired is a dour-page reply which I’ve given to Mamata Banerjee.”
With former West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee underneath the Enforcement Directorate scanner within the cash-for-jobs rip-off within the state, sources indicated that Banerjee is unlikely to deal with the media.
Prime Minister Modi will chair a Niti Aayog governing council assembly on August 7, the place points associated to agriculture, well being and financial system could be mentioned. The council meets often. Its first assembly was held on February 8, 2015.
Banerjee had given the council’s final yr’s assembly a miss. She is anticipated to boost the considerations of non-payment of GST dues and federalism points at this yr’s assembly.