February 21, 2014
Nationwide support for Trinamool as veterans join the party
The meeting between social activist Anna Hazare and Trinamool Chairperson Ms. Mamata Banerjee has set off a tide of support pouring towards Trinamool Congress.
The Trinamool Chairperson had already made it clear that the party will field candidates in North, South and Western India, apart from West Bengal and the North Eastern states. It was decided that candidates will be fielded in Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Bihar, Jharkhand, Karnataka, New Delhi, Madhya Pradesh.
Ex-IAS Mr. Arun Bhatnagar has been given the charge of Madhya Pradesh Trinamool Congress. Mr. Bhatnagar had been the Chairman of Prasar Bharati. Ex- Delhi district Judge Mr SN Gupta has also joined the party. Talks are on between the ex-professor of Delhi University Mr. Mangaram Bhardwaj and AITC All India General Secretary. He, along with Mr Gupta will be given the charge of the party in New Delhi.
Ms. Indira Tewari, granddaughter of Late Kamalapati Tripathi has also joined the party from Benaras. Organisations like Women`s Federation for World Peace will also support the party.
Trinamool Congress will hold rallies at Agartala in Tripura on March 25 and Guwahati in Assam on March 26. A rally will also be held at Imphal soon.