Jawhar Sircar Recordsdata Nomination as Trinamool Candidate for Rajya Sabha
The Rajya Sabha seat fell vacant after TMC chief Dinesh Trivedi resigned from his put up to hitch BJP forward of the state meeting ballot held earlier this 12 months. The Rajya Sabha by-election is scheduled to be held on August 9, notification for which was issued on July 22. TMC had mentioned that it had chosen Sircar as “his invaluable contribution to public service shall assist us serve our nation higher.” Sircar has spent practically 42 years in public service and was additionally the previous CEO of Prasar Bharati. He had submitted his resignation in October, 2016, 4 months forward of his scheduled retirement in February 2017. I’ve been a bureaucrat all my life. I’m not a political individual however I might undoubtedly work for the event of the lots and lift the problems regarding the lots in Parliament,” he had mentioned after the announcement by TMC and described the Narendra Modi authorities as “illiberal, dictatorial.” The Rajya Sabha by-poll will probably be held if opposition BJP fields a candidate . In any other case, the TMC nominee will probably be declared elected unopposed. Congress and the Left had didn’t win a single seat within the 2021 Meeting polls. Solely Indian Secular Entrance had gained just one seat.