Bimal Gurung Supporting Mamata and its Impact in Upcoming Assembly Poll in Bengal

Bimal Gurung announcing support for Mamata ahead of 2021 assembly polls opens doors for TMC in crucial North Bengal where BJP has made deep inroads. The political vacuum in North Bengal over various tribal issues including the Gorkhaland demand has been exploited by all political parties over the years and since 2009 the BJP has grown exponentially in this region.