October 13, 2015
Mamata Banerjee meets newly elected councillors, announces names of Mayor
Trinamool Chairperson Mamata Banerjee today met all the new councillors at Khudiram Anushilan Kendra.
The winning councillors were directed by party All India General Secretary Subrata Bakshi to attend the programme.
Trinamool has emerged victorious in the controversy-ridden October 3 polls with a significantly increased vote-share.
The party won all 16 seats in Bally with a vote share of 76%. At Bidhannagar, Trinamool won 37 out of 41 seats securing a vote share of 62%. In Asansol, the party won 46% votes, winning 74 out of 106 wards.
Mamata Banerjee announced that Sabyasachi Datta would be the Mayor of Bidhannagar while Jitendra Tewary would be the Mayor of Asansol.