BJP chief Suvendu Adhikari on Friday stated his disgruntled brother and TMC chief Soumendu — not too long ago faraway from the publish of administrator at Contai Municipality — will join the saffron camp together with a host of other activists from the state’s ruling occasion.
Asserting that the TMC, of which he was a component until a few month in the past, will “disintegrate” quickly, Adhikari, throughout a gathering right here in Purba Medinipur, claimed that Soumendu, along with just a few councillors and 5,000 TMC workers, will change over to the saffron occasion later within the day.
“My younger brother Soumendu will join the BJP in Contai today. He will be accompanied by several councillors and 5,000 TMC grassroot workers. The TMC will steadily disintegrate,” Adhikari stated right here on the event of the Mamata Banerjee-led occasion’s Foundation Day.
Soumendu had on Thursday stated lotus will bloom in each house, hinting that he would join the saffron occasion, following in his brother’s footsteps.
The Adhikari family has two other members within the TMC camp — MPs Dibyendu and Sisir.
Contending that at the least one lakh individuals will attend his rally in Nandigram on January 8, Adhikari instructed his supporters, “If any of you face blockade on the way to the meeting, just give me a call.”
“TMC miscreants had carried out an attack on pilgrims when they were en route to a religious programme on December 29. Their vehicle carried flags of Sanatan Hindu Dharma organisation. The attackers will be taught a befitting lesson,” the newly inducted BJP chief said.
Talking about CBI raids on Thursday at two Kolkata residences of businessman Binay Mishra, reportedly shut to the TMC, in reference to cattle smuggling alongside India-Bangladesh border, and the arrest of alleged kingpin Enamul Haque in November, Adhikari stated, “The agency would soon knock the doors of a heavyweight involved in the case. Just wait…”
The BJP chief, following his rally, instructed reporters that he’ll be certain that the saffron occasion takes lead in all meeting segments in Purba Medinipur.