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Vice-President Ballot: Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool To Abstain From Voting

Mamata Banerjee’s celebration at this time mentioned it’s going to abstain from voting within the Vice President election, during which the ruling BJP’s candidate is Jagdeep Dhankhar, the Governor of Bengal.

The Vice Presidential election can be held on August 6. Jagdeep Dhankhar’s opposition rival is Congress veteran Margaret Alva.

Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress has delivered the newest blow to opposition unity after events just like the Shiv Sena and the JMM mentioned they’d again Mr Dhankhar, the candidate of the BJP-led Nationwide Democratic Alliance (NDA).

Trinamool Nationwide Basic Secretary and Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhijit Banerjee, a Trinamool Congress MP, mentioned the celebration had unanimously determined to not assist both Mr Dhankhar or Margaret Alva.

“The query of supporting the NDA (BJP-led Nationwide Democratic Alliance) candidate would not even come up. The way in which the opposition candidate was determined with out correct session and deliberation with a celebration which has 35 MPs in each the homes, we’ve got determined unanimously to abstain from the voting course of,” Mr Banerjee advised reporters.