Congress & LEFT to fight West Bengal Assembly Elections together; Seat-sharing talks begin

Ahead of the Assembly elections in the state of West Bengal, Congress & the LEFT have now announced that they will be contesting the 2021 elections together. Congress President Sonia Gandhi has also given her nod for this particular alliance. The CPI-M Central Committee had approved the alliance decision in the month of October. This has now made the West Bengal Assembly Polls a triangular contest between the Congress-CPI(M)vs the BJP vs TMC. The seat-sharing discussion is underway between the two parties.

Listen in to Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, CPI M MLA Sujan Chakraborty speak on the new alliance.