Mamata Banerjee: We will definitely be attending MEA’s all-party meeting on Afghanistan

News Desk: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that the TMC would be participating in the all party meeting called by the Centre to discuss Afghanistan crisis. She said the representatives from her party Trinamool Congress would attend the meeting.

She said “We will definitely be attending Thursday’s all-party meeting on Afghanistan, called by the Ministry of External Affairs”

The Taliban swept across Afghanistan this month, seizing control of almost all key towns and cities, including Kabul, following the withdrawal of the US forces from the country. The central government’s briefing is expected to focus on India’s evacuation mission from Afghanistan as well as the government’s assessment of the developing situation in Afghanistan.