Buddhadeb dejected his lack of ability to attend Cong: Karat
| Thursday, Apr 5 2012 7:30PM IST
Kozhikode: CPI-M general secretary Prakash Karat today hunting for playing down the nonexistence of Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee stated that the Politburo member and former West Bengal chief minister had written to the leadership transmitting his incapability to take part in the party Congress due to ill-health. Karat stated: "There was nothing else in the letter as is being speculated by the media.""Wait for another three days and all speculations will be put to rest." "He is our valuable comrade and important leader. But he is not able to travel due to his ill health, " Karat said, adding Bhattacharjee's absence was "naturally" felt, he added further.