Dispelling rumours, Late President Pranab Mukherjee’s son, Abhijit Mukherjee, at present made it clear that he’s not leaving the Congress in contrast to his buddy Jitin Prasada.
Tv channels and some newspapers had reported that he could be becoming a member of the Trinamool Congress at present.
“I stay within the Congress and stories that I’m becoming a member of Trinamool or every other celebration aren’t right,” Mr Mukherjee, a former Lok Sabha MP and Congress Marketing campaign Committee chairman throughout the meeting elections, advised the PTI over cellphone.
Mr Mukherjee had good relations with Jitin Prasada, who lately joined the BJP, after they have been colleagues within the Congress Parliamentary Celebration, and the Late President was additionally identified to be keen on him and his father Jitendra Prasada.
Mr Mukherjee, an engineer-turned politician who received twice from Jangipur constituency, mentioned in a lighter vein: “I’m almost 300 km away from the Trinamool Bhavan proper now, sitting in Jangipur Home… so, until somebody can teleport me, it might be unimaginable for me to hitch any celebration this afternoon.”
He mentioned the rumours in all probability arose after a few of his father’s former Congress colleagues “who are actually in Trinamool” had come to have tea with him.
“They included MP Khalilur Rahman from Jangipur, MP Abu Taher Khan from Murshidabad and TMC ministers Akhrruzzaman and Sabina Yesmin. However, I’ve identified them for lengthy, as they have been near my father… to take a position that simply because associates got here to satisfy me, I’ll be a part of TMC, is stretching it too far,” Mr Mukherjee mentioned.