What: BJP leader and actor Mithun Chakraborty on Wednesday claimed that nearly 38 MLAs ruling party in West Bengal, Trinamool Congress, were in touch with the BJP and more specifically, in direct touch with him.
Statement: The leader made the statement while addressing a press conference in Kolkata. He said, “Let me give you breaking news. Be ready for it. At this moment, 38 TMC MLAs are in touch with us. Among them, 21 are in direct contact with me. Now, I leave this to you for your consideration.”
Recent TMC leader's arrest: He also commented upon recent arrest of state minister Partha Chatterjee in connection with the recruitment of teachers and staff in government-aided schools in West Bengal. He said that no one is above law.