In a significant political development, Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee has resigned from the post of party’s youth president post and has been made the party’s national general secretary.
Abhishek quit after the party decided to implement ‘One Leader, One Post’ Policy. Minutes later he stepped down as TMC’s youth president, party supremo Mamata Banerjee made him the party’s national general secretary.
The organisational meeting of TMC is underway where Mamata Banerjee is having her first virtual meeting with all the MLAs after the Assembly Polls result was declared on May 2.
Poll strategist Prashant Kishor was also present in the meeting.
It was learnt that Mamata has now appointed actor-turned-politician Sayoni Ghosh as the new TMC Youth president.
Though Sayoni lost her Asansol South seat in this Assembly Polls, she managed to gain immense popularity among the TMC young workers.