The by-election is said to be crucial to Mamata as she lost to BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram and she has a deadline till November 5 to get elected as an MLA.
They were taken into preventive detention by the police citing the Disaster Management Act which is in place due to the prevailing coronavirus situation.
The events are aimed at promoting sports and as a mark of respect to 16 people who had died in a stampede during a football match in Kolkata on this day in 1980.
This Khela Hobe slogan became famous during West Bengal Assembly elections earlier this year.
Hinting at 2024 Lok Sabha polls, Mamata Banerjee says entire country to witness 'khela' in near future
The TMC supremo also said that Bengal will take pride in showing India the way.
The TMC chief said ‘Khela’ (game) will happen in all other states in the 2024 elections until the BJP government is derailed.
The BJP, even though pundits declared it has a superb war room, failed to attract two segments of the population that have proved loyal to Mamata: women and younger voters.
The term has become so popular during the high-octane campaigning that even the BJP, which is trying to dethrone the Mamata Banerjee government, has used it in its own way.