All eyes turned as CM Mamata Banerjee met PM Modi's wife Jashidaben at the airport and gifted her a sari; the two women talked and hugged and it was an amusing sight for all on-lookers
New Delhi, Sep 18: All eyes turned as CM Mamata Banerjee met PM Modi's wife Jashidaben at the airport and gifted her a sari; the two women talked and hugged and it was an amusing sight for all on-lookers.
So what were West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and PM Narendra Modi's wife Jasodaben doing together on the airport? The two women were seen exchanging pleasantries and gift. And this happened just before Mamata was boarding the flight to Delhi to meet PM Modi. The meeting is scheduled today, Wednesday.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife at the city airport before boarding her flight to New Delhi and they exchanged pleasantries.
Jashodaben was leaving the city after a two-day visit to Dhanbad in neighbouring Jharkhand, a source close to the chief minister said.
"It was a chance meeting and they exchanged greetings.
The chief minister also gifted her a sari," the source said.
Banerjee is scheduled to meet the prime minister on Wednesday in New Delhi, during which she would highlight various issues like funds that are due to the state.Jashodaben had on Monday offered puja at Kalyaneswari temple at Asansol in Paschim Barddhaman district of West Bengal. Asansol is around 68 kilometres from Dhanbad.
With Agencies, Pic Google