Addressing West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar as ‘uncle-ji’, TMC MP Mahua Moitra on Sunday mentioned that his members of the family and different acquaintances have been appointed as officers on particular obligation (OSDs) in Raj Bhavan. Taking to Twitter, Moitra shared a listing of names — OSD to governor Abbhudoy Singh Sekhawat, OSD-coordination Akhil Chowdhury, OSD-administration Ruchi Dubey, OSD-protocol Prasant Diksit, OSD-IT Koustav S Valikar and newly appointed OSD Kishan Dhankar.
The TMC MP additional mentioned that Sekhawat is the son of Dhankhar’s brother-in-law, and Ruchi Dubey and Prasant Diksit are respectively spouse and brother of his former aide-de-camp (ADC) Major Gorang Diksit. Valikar is the brother-in-law of current ADC Janardan Rao, whereas Kishan Dhankar is one other shut relative of the Governor, Moitra alleged.
Governor Jagdeep Dhankar refuted the allegations as ‘factually unsuitable’ and added that OSDs in Raj Bhavan are from three totally different states and belong to 4 totally different castes. “None of them is an element of shut household. Four of them usually are not from my caste or state,” he added.
Assertion @MahuaMoitra in tweet & Media that six coterminous appointee OSDs in private employees are kin is FACTUALLY WRONG.OSDs are from three states and belong to 4 totally different castes.
None of them is an element of shut household. Four of them usually are not from my caste or state.
— Governor West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar (@jdhankhar1) June 7, 2021
TMC MP Mahua Moitra had additionally mentioned, “We all have the democratic proper to ask him questions. He retains asking inquiries to the state authorities. I might somewhat request him to look into the mirror. He has introduced his whole village and full clan to Raj Bhavan.”
Uncleji solely method WB’s “grim state of affairs” will enhance is if you happen to transfer your sorry self again to Delhi & discover one other job.Some solutions:
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— Mahua Moitra (@MahuaMoitra) June 6, 2021
The TMC chief additionally mentioned the governor ought to take his “sorry self” again to Delhi and “discover one other job”. Her response got here after the governor took to Twitter to flag the “extraordinarily alarming legislation and order state of affairs” in West Bengal.