West Bengal election 2021: Mamata Banerjee to create Vidhan Parishad to accommodate senior, experienced TMC leaders
New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday (March 5) released the list of 291 Trinamool Congress candidates for the upcoming West Bengal Assembly elections. The CM said that if voted to power, they will create Vidhan Parishad for senior leaders.
After we come to power we will create Vidhan Parishad to accommodate senior and experienced leaders, the TMC supremo said.
In the list released, TMC has dropped over 20 sitting MLAs including senior leaders like Partha Chattopadhyay and Amit Mitra. The leaders aged above 80 years have not been given tickets this time.