Mamata says is no longer going to let ‘Bengal flip into Gujarat’; BJP observes ‘Shadowy Day’

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday accused the Centre and the BJP of engineering violence to topple her government, a charge dismissed by the saffron party which observed a “Black Day” in the state to protest the killing of its workers. The BJP said it would not demand President’s rule in…

Mamata says is no longer going to let ‘Bengal flip into Gujarat’; BJP observes ‘Shadowy Day’


West Bengal

chief minister

Mamata Banerjee

on Monday accused the Centre and the BJP of engineering violence to drop her govt, a charge brushed aside by the saffron birthday party which seen a “Shadowy Day” within the tell to mumble the killing of its workers.

The BJP acknowledged it would no longer demand President’s rule in West Bengal even supposing “a lawless anguish prevails” within the tell as Banerjee would then peep sympathy votes, and vowed to “defy” her ban on its political programmes, collectively with victory processions

Amid escalating post-ballotviolence within the tell, West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi met High Minister

Narendra Modi

and Union dwelling minister Amit Shah within the national capital and apprised them of the anguish within the tell.

Unlucky with the Union dwelling ministry advisory, Banerjee stepped up attack on the Centre, announcing the violence used to be a “planted sport” and rubbished speculation within the media about early polls within the tell.

“The central govt and (BJP) birthday party cadres are making an are attempting to incite violence in West Bengal..we is no longer going to let Bengal flip into one other Gujarat,” Banerjee told journalists on the tell secretariat in Kolkata.

Her Trinamool Congress wrote a letter to Shah in which it objected to the dwelling ministry’s advisory to the tell govt and termed it a “deep-rooted conspiracy” and an “inappropriate ploy to buy energy” in opposition-ruled states.

Meanwhile, the BJP took out rallies in Kolkata and in assorted locations, and held a shutdown in Basirhat on Monday, as they seen a “Shadowy Day” to mumble against the killing of its workers and the alleged “deteriorating” law-and-hiss anguish in West Bengal.

Going hammer and tongs against the BJP, Banerjee alleged that after winning

Lok Sabha

election and with encouragement from some central leaders, the saffron birthday party used to be making an are attempting to incite violence in Darjeeling and moreover in Jangalmahal as a fragment of a conspiracy and told the BJP “to no longer play with the fire.”

Banerjee saw the MHA issuing an advisory to the tell as fragment of the “video games played from within the abet of”.

She contested BJP’s hiss of 5 deaths in Sandeshkhali in North 24 Parganas district and asserted that two folks own been killed for the period of Saturday’s violence. She alleged that the BJP used to be spreading counterfeit news and accused the media of “insulting” the tell by disseminating shocking recordsdata on the behest of the saffron birthday party.

Put up-ballotclashes between the ruling TMC and workers of resurgent BJP own grew to change into out to be one other flashpoint between the two parties which had fiercely attacked every other other for the period of the bitter overall election marketing campaign. Assembly polls are due in 2021 and the BJP leaders, buoyed by their stupendous Lok Sabha election efficiency, are affirming the TMC rule would discontinuance after tell election.

The TMC supremo claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Derive collectively (BJP) used to be making an are attempting to throttle her disclose as she used to be the ideally suited one within the country to mumble against them.

BJP made a giant jump winning 18 Lok Sabha seats in Bengal, most productive four no longer up to TMC out of a total of 42 seats.

“They (BJP) are spending crores and crores of cash to unfold counterfeit news via assorted social networking web sites.

“This (inciting violence in West Bengal) is a planted sport. This is their sport concept to throttle my disclose, because they know that Mamata Banerjee is the ideally suited particular person within the country to find disclose against them. This conspiracy to lift down our govt is no longer going to prevail,” the Trinamool Congress chief acknowledged.

“I will advice them (BJP) to no longer play with fire. We is no longer going to bow down to their conspiracy and might per chance per chance attach a query to of us to dwell restful and restful,” she added.

Banerjee acknowledged the Centre moreover had an equal responsibility as the tell govt in case any violence or revolt took attach of residing in any tell.

The Centre had expressed “deep reveal” on Sunday in its advisory, announcing the “unabated violence” even after the Lok Sabha polls looked as if it would be a failure on the fragment of the tell govt.

Banerjee acknowledged that there own been just a few police officers in some areas within the tell who own been no longer taking appropriate action against of us making an are attempting to incite hooliganism in West Bengal and the administration would buy “appropriate action” against them to seek out out whether there used to be any “sport” within the abet of their tell of being inactive.

BJP leader

Mukul Roy

on Monday demanded Banerjee’s resignation, announcing she has did no longer retain law and hiss within the tell.

Roy, nonetheless, maintained that “even supposing a lawless anguish prevails within the tell, BJP would by no methodology work in direction of pushing apart the govt. or imposing President’s Rule as Banerjee would peep sympathy votes if her govt is overthrown via imposition of Article 356”.

The anguish remained demanding within the Basirhat subdivision of North 24 Parganas district following the clashes in Sandeshkhali on Saturday, which claimed lives of three workers – two from the BJP and among the Trinamool Congress.

Each the parties claimed that some of their workers own been restful missing, though the administration denied any such hiss. Shutters own been down in heaps of the shops and institutions for the period of the 12-hour bandh in Basirhat, around 70 km from Kolkata. The BJP took out mumble rallies within the subdivision and demanded on the spot arrest of the culprits.

After assembly the High Minister and the dwelling minister for the first time after the Lok Sabha elections, Governor Tripathi acknowledged, “I own apprised the High Minister and the dwelling minister about the anguish in West Bengal. I can’t hiss puny print”.

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