Kolkata: Former President Pranab Mukherjee’s son Abhijit Mukherjee today joined Mamata Banerjee’s party Trinamool Congress. Abhijit Mukherjee contested and won from Jangipur Lok Sabha seat in Bengal on a Congress ticket in the years 2012 and 2014. In the year 2019 also, Congress gave him a ticket from this seat but he could not succeed in winning.
Let us tell you that after the results of the West Bengal assembly elections, many leaders are joining the TMC. Recently, Mukul Roy returned home from BJP to TMC. Now Abhijit Mukherjee has also joined TMC.
Recently, Abhijit Banerjee supported CM Mamta Banerjee in the fake vaccine scandal. He wrote on Twitter, “It is not right to hold West Bengal and Mamta Banerjee responsible for the wrong actions of a particular person. If this is so, then Prime Minister Narendra Modi can also be held responsible for the cases related to Mehul Choksi, Nirav Modi and Vijay Mallya.
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