Sourav Ganguly Appointed as Brand Ambassador of West Bengal
Sourav Ganguly Appointed as Brand Ambassador of West Bengal: The new chief minister of West Bengal unveiled Sourav Ganguly as the face of his government.
Announcement by Chief Minister: Ganguly was appointed by chief minister Mamata Banerjee at the Bengal Global Business Summit.
Unclear Role Clarification: It is however, not clear if Ganguly will replace Shah Rukh Khan or work with him as officials from the state have not offered full details.
Ganguly’s Call for Investment: Ganguly urged industrialists to invest in West Bengal and said that it was a good place to do business by emphasizing that West Bengal was a promising investment destination.
Chief Minister’s Address: Speaking on behalf of her state, Mamata Banerjee rejected the negative stories that people were spinning about the State Government and assured one and all that West Bengal was a violence free zone.
Opposition’s Critique: Contrary to the Chief Minister’s claim of non-violence, the opposition pointed to some disturbances that had recently taken place there.
Financial Concerns: He accused the UN government of denying a number of dues on different centrally-sponsored schemes.
Summary: As per Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Sourav Ganguly is the new brand ambassador for West Bengal. However, there is still little information available regarding the details of this job and how it relates to Shah Rukh Khan. The West Bengal state’s investment possibility was stressed by Ganguly. However, the opposition denied that while the chief minister refuted the allegations of violence and claimed financial withholdings from the union government.