Kolkata, Dec 27: BCCI President and former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Sunday held an hour-long assembly with West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, which sources at Raj Bhavan described as a “courtesy name” and mentioned there’s nothing political about it.
Nevertheless, with Meeting elections within the state due in April-Might subsequent yr, there was hypothesis that he might be a part of politics.
Whereas Ganguly didn’t take questions on the rationale for his go to, Dhankhar mentioned that they’d dialogue on “various points”.
The governor additionally mentioned that he accepted the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) president”s invitation to go to the Eden Gardens stadium right here.
Raj Bhavan sources mentioned that Ganguly”s assembly with Dhankhar has nothing to do with political developments within the state.
“Had interplay with ”Dada” @SGanguly99 President @BCCI at Raj Bhawan in the present day at 4.30 PM on various points. Accepted his provide for a go to to Eden Gardens, oldest cricket floor within the nation established in 1864,” the governor tweeted.
Ganguly reached Raj Bhavan at round 4.30 pm and the assembly lasted an hour.