Former TMC MLA Sonali Guha, who converted to the BJP forward of the elections, on Saturday wrote to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, apologising to her for leaving the social gathering and urging her to take her again. Within the letter, which was shared by Guha on social media, she stated that she left the social gathering after being emotional.
“I’m scripting this with a damaged coronary heart that I took the unsuitable determination of becoming a member of one other social gathering after being emotional. I couldn’t get accustomed there,” she said.
“The way a fish cannot stay out of the water, I will not be able to live without you, ‘Didi’. I seek your forgiveness and if you don’t forgive me, I won’t be able to live. Please allow me to come back, and spend the rest of my life in your affection,” she added. Guha, a four-time MLA and as soon as thought-about to be the ‘shadow’ of the chief minister, was among the many slew of TMC leaders who converted to the BJP forward of the meeting elections.
She was dropped from the TMC’s candidates’ record this time, following which she left the social gathering after an emotional outburst on TV channels, and joined the BJP. She didn’t battle the elections, however had stated that she would work for strengthening the BJP’s organisation.
Felt ‘unwanted’ within the BJP
When contacted, Guha stated that she felt “undesirable” in the BJP. “My decision to join the BJP was a wrong one and I can feel that today. I did not bother to tell the BJP about leaving that party. I always felt unwanted there. They tried to use me and asked me to badmouth Mamata-di. I could not do that,” she stated.
Guha, a former deputy speaker of the state meeting, stated she was keen to satisfy the chief minister to rejoin the TMC. “I’ll personally attempt to meet ‘Didi’ however she is the chief minister and have to be busy. You can not count on her to present you time everytime you search an appointment,” she stated.
“I will go to her residence next week on the day when the last rituals of her brother who passed away recently are scheduled and try to talk to her,” Guha stated.