Presidential Polls: Kejriwal and Mamata To “Act Collectively”

Amid opposition efforts to put up a consensus presidential candidate, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee in Delhi on 17 May.

Kejriwal, accompanied by AAP leader Raghav Chadha, met Banerjee at the official residence of her nephew Abishek Banerjee, who is a Lok Sabha member from Bengal, at South Avenue.

When asked whether the issue of a joint presidential candidate featured in the meeting, Banerjee said, “When two political leaders meet, obviously they will discuss political situation.”