#YashwantSinha

Kolkata, Apr 3 (PTI) A purported video clip where Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is seen sitting on a wheelchair and moving her plastered leg back and forth has gone viral on social ...

13 March.Kolkata, West Bengal, India
West Bengal Panchayat and Rural Development Minister Subrata Mukherjee (C) greets former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha (R) after he joined Trinamool on Saturday. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Banerjee made this offer "as she is not afraid of her life,"  Sinha said
  • Yashwant Sinha joined the TMC earlier on Saturday
  • The attack on Mamata Banerjee in Nandigram was the "tipping point" for joining TMC, Sinha said

13 March.Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Yashwant Sinha joined Trinamool Congress on Saturday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ANI)

Sinha, who served as the Minister of External Affairs of India and Minister of Finance of India, quit BJP on 21 April 2018.

13 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Yashwant Sinha joined Trinamool Congress on Saturday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ ANI)

  • Yashwant Sinha served as the union finance minister during the first full term of BJP-led NDA government in 1998
  • He is known as the first finance minister to table the Union Budget in the morning
  • Sinha is not just a politician but a former Indian administrator as well

13 March.Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Former BJP Yashwant Sinha in Kolkata. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha joined Trinamool Congress on Saturday ahead of West Bengal Assembly elections