PM, Sonia congratulate Mamata

Last Updated: Fri, May 13, 2011 07:25 hrs

Kolkata: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday congratulated Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee as her party was headed for a landslide win in the West Bengal assembly polls.

'Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called me up from Afghanistan. He said he is overwhelmed with joy,' Banerjee told a jubilant crowd at Kalighat residence in south Kolkata.

She said Congress chief Gandhi had also sent a message with her best wishes.

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