Pragatisheel Indira Congress
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|Nationalist Trinamool Congress
জাতীয়তাবাদী তৃণমূল কংগ্রেস
|Parliamentary Chairperson||Amitava Mazumder|
|Founded||17 September 2015|
|Split from||All India Trinamool Congress|
|Headquarters||30B, Harish Chatterjee Street, Kolkata-700 026|
|Youth wing||Nationalist Trinamool Youth Congress|
|ECI Status||State Party|
|Seats in Lok Sabha||
0 / 543
|Seats in Rajya Sabha||
0 / 245
|Seats in the Legislative Assembly||
0 / 294(West Bengal Legislative Assembly)
|Politics of India
Nationalist Trinamool Congress (NTC) is a political party in India that was formed by Mukul Roy. The party intends to fight the upcoming West Bengal Legislative Assembly election, 2016 with the primary intention of eroding the vote-share of the incumbent All India Trinamool Congress party which runs the government in West Bengal.
Roy, who had formerly been a Railway Minister and also a senior functionary of the Trinamool Congress was expelled from the party in 2015. Initially he contemplated joining hands with either the BJP or the Congress Party but after considering his prospects he decided to not go with any of the national parties and instead went on to form his own party.
List of party post holders
- State President: Amitava Mazumder.
- General Secretary: Prithwish Dasgupta.