BJP leader and West Bengal MLA Suvendu Adhikari met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi today. Named the Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the West Bengal Assembly, Suvendu Adhikari said his meeting with PM Modi lasted 45 minutes during which they had "detailed discussion" on several "political issues". Meeting was held a day after Adhikari met the BJP's top brass, including party president JP Nadda and Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
Suvendu Adhikari had defeated Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in a closely contested election in the Nandigram assembly segment in Bengal.
"Met the Leader of the Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly, Shri Suvendu Adhikari," said the Prime Minister on Twitter. He also posted a picture of his meeting with Adhikari.