Shuvendu Adhikari officially joined the BJP at a public meeting of Union Home Minister Amit Shah at Medinipur College Maidan. Union Home Minister Amit Shah took the stage with him on Saturday. Amit handed over the flag to Shuvendu on the stage. Dilip Ghosh was also present. Apart from Shuvendu, several leaders of the ruling party and the opposition camp joined the BJP on the day.
Amit was accompanied by Kailash Vijayavargiya, Dilip Ghosh, Mukul Roy, Arjun Singh, Bharti Ghosh and Locket Chatterjee. In addition, several leaders who had left the grassroots are present on the stage. Former mayor of Midnapore municipality Pranab Basu, district council chief Amulya Maiti, Rama Prasad Giri and Trinamool district general secretary Snehashis Bhowmik had come to join BJP from Trinamool. District Council Principal Tapan Dutta. Akash Deep Sinha, president of Garbeta 3 Panchayat Samiti, Dulal Murmu, district president of ‘Kisan Khet Mazur Sangha’, Kaberi Chattopadhyay and many others.