Kolkata, Mar 15 (PTI) The Trinamool Congress on Sunday said it will appeal to the West Bengal State Election Commission for deferring the upcoming civic polls in view of the COVID-19 crisis.
'Elections will come and go but politics must take a back seat when society is faced with such a threat,' it said in a statement issued late in the evening.
The All India Trinamool Congress will appeal to the State Election Commission of West Bengal to defer the upcoming municipal/corporation elections in light of the COVID-19 crisis, it said.
'We urge all political parties to join hands and fight this together,' the statement added. PTI PNT RBT RDM RDM