File picture of Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury.
The committee will function on the identification of seats and speak to the Still left for a remaining offer when the Congress would like to contest additional seats as the last time it contested all-around 95 seats but this time the bash wishes to contest on additional seats.
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The Congress has set up a committee to chalk out a seat sharing settlement with Left parties for the West Bengal Assembly polls. The committee has Congress condition president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, CLP leader Abdul Mannan, previous point out chief Pradeep Bhattacharya and Nepal Mahato.
“The committee will keep talks with the Remaining get-togethers pertaining to seat sharing and joint programmes for the West Bengal polls,” reported a statement from Congress condition in-demand Jitin Prasada.
The committee will function on the identification of seats and converse to the Still left for a closing offer when the Congress needs to contest extra seats as the previous time it contested about 95 seats but this time the get together desires to contest on a lot more seats.
But the result of the Bihar election might hamper the party’s prospect of getting extra seats. The Congress in Bihar could not keep the strike charge and misplaced vital seats to the ruling NDA which charge the RJD alliance.
Congress resources say that Bihar outcomes will not have a bearing in West Bengal as just about every condition is various as in the previous 2016 Assembly election the Left contested additional seats but it was the Congress which arrived second.
The Congress and the Remaining encounter a rough obstacle this time as the BJP in the past 5 decades has placed itself as the main opposition occasion, profitable 18 Lok Sabha seats in the condition whilst the Remaining could not even open up its account in the condition which it after ruled for above a few many years.
The 294-member West Bengal Assembly will go to the polls about Could. Whilst the Trinamool Congress has the problem to retain electrical power, the Congress also has to attain ground in the point out. In 2016, the Congress fought in alliance with the Still left functions and secured 44 seats to emerge as the next major bash. Nonetheless, fifty percent of its MLAs have given that joined the Trinamool.