#Kolkata: In the midst of the election campaign, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited the Kalighat temple on the eve of the Bengali New Year. The Chief Minister went to the sanctum sanctorum of the temple in a wheelchair and worshiped According to sources at the Kalighat temple, the Chief Minister will reach Kalighat at around 6 pm after the election campaign at Haringhata in Nadia.
Mamata Banerjee pays obeisance at the Kalighat temple every year on New Year’s Eve. Due to the lockdown last year, that practice was hampered Although he could not go by himself, the Chief Minister’s pujo reached the Kalighat temple
The Chief Minister held one public meeting after another in North Bengal on Wednesday Earlier in the day, he arrived in Kochbihar’s Shitalkuchi to meet the families of the five victims. He held three public meetings in Jalpaiguri district On his way back, he held another public meeting at Haringhata in Nadia Mamata Banerjee came to Kalighat from there
According to Kalighat temple sources, the news of the arrival of the Chief Minister was already there Moreover, the temple authorities had made a lot of preparations to come to Kalighat on this day every year As a result, worship of other visitors was stopped at that time Mamata went inside the sanctum sanctorum of the temple with a basket for a while The Chief Minister also prayed with his own hands
The Chief Minister has a big program in Kolkata even on the first day of Bengali New Year Mamata Banerjee will hold a road show from Beleghata to Baubazar in support of Paresh Pal of Beleghata, Sadhan Pandey of Maniktala and Vivek Gupta of Jorasanko.