Posters had been put up in opposition to BJP chief Rajib Banerjee in Howrah’s Domjur on Wednesday, terming him a “traitor” amid hypothesis over his future political transfer.
The posters, allegedly put up by native Trinamool employees, acknowledged that Mr Banerjee, who converted to the BJP forward of the meeting elections, was not welcome to affix again the get together.
The posters got here up a day after the previous Trinamool minister warned members of his new get together in a social media submit that “folks won’t take kindly to threats of President’s rule” in opposition to a authorities elected with an enormous mandate.
He has additionally skipped a gathering of the state BJP on post-poll violence, including additional gas to the hypothesis.
“Rajib Banerjee is corrupt and a traitor. We urge the get together management that he shouldn’t be taken again,” a neighborhood Trinamool employee mentioned.
Domjur MLA Kalyan Ghosh mentioned TMC supporters don’t desire Mr Banerjee to return to the get together.
“They have instructed me about this. It is true that he had betrayed the get together,” he mentioned.
Mr Banerjee misplaced the Domjur seat as a BJP candidate by round 42,000 votes to Mr Ghosh.
The BJP discarded the matter as an inside affair of the Trinamool. “TMC and corruption are synonymous. Until he had joined BJP, such allegations had been by no means made. However, it’s an inside matter of the TMC,” a BJP chief mentioned.