Mamata Meets Dhankhar: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday met Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar amid rancour between the state government and Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar. Sources at the secretariat tell news agency PTI that it was a “courtesy visit”. Banerjee went to the Raj Bhavan straightaway from the state secretariat Nabanna.Also Read - Oops! Brand-New Road in UP Cracks Open After BJP MLA Slams Coconut During Inauguration | Watch

“It’s only a courtesy visit. There is nothing official in it. The honourable CM wanted to exchange New Year greetings with the Governor,” a highly-placed official at the state secretariat told PTI. She was with the Governor for around one hour. Also Read - CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021: Board Acknowledges Error in Sociology Paper on 'Gujarat Violence', to Take Action Against Paper Setters

Banerjee’s visit assume significance in the backdrop of soured relations between the Governor and the ruling Trinamool Congress following Dhankhar’s frequent tweets on law and order situation, issues of governance, possibility of free and fair polls and other issues. Also Read - Punjab Assembly Polls: Akali Dal's Manjinder Singh Sirsa Joins BJP In Presence of Union Ministers