CM Mamata Banerjee in Lucknow, rally today recieved by Akhilesh Yadav
WEST BENGAL Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who arrived in Lucknow on Monday evening, was received by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav at the airport.
Mamata is in the city to hold a protest rally against demonetisation on Tuesday at the busy Women Power Line chauraha, where no protests have been held in the past.
“While Akhilesh is not officially scheduled to attend the protest on Tuesday, there is a possibility that he may,” send minister and SP spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary.
When contacted, Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Mukul Roy said: “We had sought permission from the state government for the protest. The administration has given its nod… The demonstration will be held for about four hours and will begin afternoon.”