WB-LD JOIN-BJP (RPT) - Ex-Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee joins BJP (Eds: Changes in para 5)
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
New Delhi, Aug 14 (PTI) Ending months of speculation over his next move, former Kolkata mayor and Trinamool Congress MLA Sovan Chatterjee joined the BJP on Wednesday.
Chatterjee, a four-time MLA of the TMC and a councillor of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation for over three decades, along with his close associate Baishakhi Banerjee, a leader of the TMC's education cell, joined the BJP in the presence of its senior West Bengal leader Mukul Roy and its national general secretary Arun Singh.
He was ...