Mamata Banerjee Meets PM Modi, Will Meet President Later Today

New Delhi:

Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is assembly Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi. The dialogue is prone to revolve round a number of points, together with the dues for Items and Companies Tax  and different pending dues beneath the Central schemes,.which her authorities has been demanding for lengthy. Bengal has continuously accused the BJP-ruled Centre of delaying GST dues to states, particularly those dominated by the opposition.

In June, Amit Mitra, principal chief advisor to the West Bengal chief minister alleged that the Centre has not launched built-in dues to the tune of Rs 27,000 crore to states.

The assembly, nonetheless, has set off a lot hypothesis, coming days after the arrest of Partha Chatterjee by the Enforcement Directorate. The minister, arrested after piles of money had been discovered on the home of his aide Arpita Mukherjee, was identified to be a detailed confidante of Ms Banerjee.

In Bengal, the assembly has turn out to be a flashpoint between the BJP and the ruling Trinamol Congress. The Trinamool has demanded the arrest of state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh for what they known as inappropriate remarks”towards Ms Banerjee and her household.

Ms Banerjee is in Delhi on a four-day go to throughout which she is prone to meet non-Congress Opposition leaders. Later in the present day, she is scheduled to satisfy President Droupadi Murmu.

On August 7, the chief minister will attend a Niti Aayog assembly, which will probably be chaired by PM Modi. The governing council assembly will concentrate on points associated to agriculture, well being and financial system can be mentioned.

Ms Banerjee had skipped the council’s meet final yr. She is predicted to lift the considerations of non-payment of GST dues and federalism points at this yr’s assembly.


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