Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee -- on a tour to bolster the opposition community in the united states beforehand of the 2024 preferred elections -- met Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray and senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut Tuesday night. The future of opposition and approaches to assignment the BJP in 2024 have been canvassed at the meeting, a source near Mamata Banerjee said.
Ms Banerjee described Aaditya Thackeray as a future country wide leader and someone who can do proper matters for the country, resources near her said.
"We must tackle BJP aggressively and collectively," assets quoted Ms Banerjee as saying on the meeting. "The BJP is focused on us for my part and we all need to combat again collectively," she also reportedly instructed Aaditya Thackeray.
Their events, no matter ideological differences, had been at the equal page on several key problems, she remarked.
Ms Banerjee -- who's on a -day go to Mumbai to satisfy industrialists -- is likewise scheduled to fulfill Nationalist Congress Party leader Sharad Pawar, one of the key interlocutors of the opposition.
She additionally wanted to go to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, however he is convalescing from a surgery and is being stored in isolation.
"Uddhav Thackeray's son Aaditya will come to meet me on the lodge in which I can be staying," she was quoted as announcing before leaving Kolkata earlier this night by information employer Press Trust of India.
Ms Banerjee has had several meetings with the Sena chief and his son in advance. Their first assembly happened long before the political realignment that noticed the Sena placed an quit to its 35-12 months alliance with the BJP and tie up with the Congress and Sharad Pawar.
Thackeray Senior become complete of praises for Ms Banerjee after her victory within the April-May assembly elections in Bengal.
Mr Thackeray, who earlier referred to as her a "Bengal tigress" for ending the Communist rule in the kingdom, stated she had "single-handedly" overcome the BJP venture within the recent assembly elections.
The Trinamool chief, whose birthday celebration is on a variety mode -- mostly on the fee of the Congress -- is concurrently shifting closer to the national platform.