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Mamata cancels Delhi visit

May 24, 2003 18:47 IST

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, who was likely to be inducted into the Union Cabinet on Saturday, cancelled her visit to New Delhi in the morning and summoned an emergency working committee meeting of the party.

The decision followed reports from New Delhi that senior party leader Sudip Bandopadhyay was being considered for induction into the Cabinet against Mamata's wishes.

The party later faxed a letter to Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee terming as 'incorrect' the decision to include a
Trinamool MP without consulting the party.

Mamata had earlier expressed her reservations on Bandopadhyay's inclusion in the Cabinet and had proposed Akber Ali Khandokar's name.

Bandopadhyay has been camping in New Delhi for the last few days.


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Does't our respected PM know about Mamta. Why he want to "take a snake from the fence and put on his shoulder". Let wisdom prevail ...


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BJP is really on its last legs in Bengal if it has to rely on an erratic character like Mamata Banerjee to keep its flag ...


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This is an another wrong step taken by Ms. Banerjee. She does not know what does she want? Now what will she do? Another suspension ...


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Better BJP avoid Mamta and go. BJP is proving agian and again politics are nothing but oppetunistic decisions .Not good on their part.


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Mamatha should be thrown out of NDA. She behaves too much on too many occassions. She was out of Congress and was with BJP for ...


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