Two Trinamool Congress MLAs who joined the BJP met Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at this time, fuelling hypothesis about their subsequent political transfer.
Bongaon MLA Biswajit Das and Noapara MLA Sunil Singh met Ms Banerjee at her chamber within the meeting.
The 2 legislators claimed that they met the chief minister relating to improvement works of their constituencies, each of that are within the North 24 Parganas district.
State BJP president Dilip Ghosh discarded any political motive behind the assembly, saying that that they had given prior data to the social gathering about it.
“Nothing needs to be learn into it. As MLAs they will at all times meet the chief minister to debate improvement points of their constituencies,” he stated.
Mr Das and Mr Singh had crossed over to the BJP following the 2019 Lok Sabha elections however didn’t give up as TMC MLAs. Following the assembly, the 2 MLAs stated that the chief minister assured them to look into the problems they raised.
The Trinamool Congress didn’t touch upon the event.
For the reason that 2019 Lok Sabha polls, 18 MLAs and an MP of the Trinamool Congress, three MLAs every of the Congress and the CPI(M), and one of many CPI have joined the BJP.
Nevertheless, besides former ministers Suvendu Adhikari and Rajib Banerjee none of them resigned as MLAs.
Elections to the 294-member West Bengal meeting are more likely to be held in April-Could.