Kolkata: The BJP’s Kolkata zone observer Sovan Chatterjee on Thursday alleged that his cell phone was being tapped by the Trinamool Congress authorities.
Mr Chatterjee additionally claimed that the BJP may have gained 23-24 seats within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal, had the Trinamool Congress, his former occasion, not used muscle energy.
The BJP bagged 18 seats in that election.
“I had abruptly seen that the telephone was saved underneath surveillance. It was being carried out to assist one individual or the administration on the whole,” the previous Kolkata mayor instructed a press convention.
He, nonetheless, didn’t say who that “one individual” is.
That quantity is getting used as his WhatsApp contact solely, the previous minister stated.
He stated that there are 51 meeting constituencies underneath the BJP’s Kolkata zone, of which he was made the observer in December, and the occasion has to make sure that voters attain their polling cubicles in the course of the meeting election due in April-Might.
“Within the final Lok Sabha polls, we’ve obtained 18 seats. It may have been 23 or 24 simply had the TMC not used muscle energy,” he claimed.
He additionally introduced a collection of programmes, together with an initiative known as ”Samadhan” for fixing issues of individuals, which can be performed within the Kolkata zone.
(Apart from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is printed from a syndicated feed.)