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Will wait for govt.

permission for
rath yatra: BJP
Our schedule already in place: Dilip Ghosh
Press Trust of India Bengal BJP president Dilip
Kolkata Ghosh said.
The West Bengal BJP will “Our schedule is already
“wait and watch” till Satur- in place and as soon as the
day for permission from the government grants us per-
State government for the mission, we will announce
party’s rath yatra campiagn, the new dates,” he said.
top party leaders said on The BJP on Thursday had
Friday. said that it will stick to its
A Division Bench of the rath yatra programme in
Calcutta High Court had di- West Bengal but will launch
rected the State Chief Secre- it only after hearing from
tary, the Home Secretary the State government on the
and the Director General of new dates.
Police to hold a meeting The party held a meeting
with three representatives with Chief Secretary Malay
of the BJP by December 12 Dey, Home Secretary Atri
and take a decision on the Bhattacharya and State DGP
rally by December 14. Virendra during the day as
directed by the Calcutta
Course of action High Court.
“We had met the govern- After the meeting at the
ment officials yesterday. Lalbazar police headquar-
Now we will wait and watch ters here, Mr. Ghosh had
till tomorrow as the State go- said: “We informed the
vernment officials have told State government that we
us they will inform us on Sa- want to organise our pro-
turday. Let’s see what hap- gramme the way it was sche-
pens, then we will decide duled. Only the dates will be
our next course of action,” changed.”