Mamata invites Sonia

Trinamul Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee met UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi and sought her support to facilitate a 1:1 fight with the BJP in the 2019 general elections. She met Sonia and the meeting lasted for almost an hour.They had political discussions and personal discussions as well. She said that the BJP was committing atrocities to finish democracy in the country.

She also met disgruntled BJP leaders Yashwant Sinha, Shatrughan Sinha and Arun Shourie.When asked whether there were discussions on the leader of the Opposition alliance, it was said that a leader will evolve.