The Congress right now underlined that it’s time to present opposition unity, a day after Mamata Banerjee – trying to enlarge her position within the opposition – snubbed the grand outdated social gathering.
“UPA. With out the Congress, UPA will probably be a physique with no soul. Time to point out opposition unity,” tweeted Congress chief Kapil Sibal this morning in response to Bengal Chief Minister’s “there isn’t a UPA” remark after her assembly with Sharad Pawar in Mumbai.
The Trinamool Congress is pulling its weight to mission Mamata Banerjee as the massive opposition chief ever since her landslide victory within the Bengal polls in April-Might.
The notion is bolstered by efforts to make Trinamool the subsequent massive nationwide social gathering after the Congress, with a gentle stream of incoming leaders giving it a foothold in a number of states — Goa, Meghalaya, Bihar and Haryana.
“What UPA? There isn’t a UPA now? What’s the UPA? We’ll clear all points. We would like a robust various,” mentioned Mamata Banerjee when requested if NCP chief Sharad Pawar ought to lead the UPA.