Published On : Mon, Apr 10th, 2017

Mamata-Modi one-on-one ends, CM says PM will consider her demands

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi today. After the meeting the CM told the media that they discussed pending projects and the state share of West Bengal. “He said we’ll try to consider it,” Banerjee said after meeting PM Modi.

For the first time in nearly eight months, the West Bengal Chief Minister and Prime Minister Narendra Modi met last week, in the backdrop of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit on Friday.

Meanwhile, Opposition leaders will meet the Election Commission at 5 pm today over the EVM issue. Opposition leaders to put forward their demand before the EC, of holding elections 50% through VVPAT machines & 50% by ballot papers.