Assembly Election 2021 LIVE Updates: The EC on Friday barred the Assam minister from campaigning for 48 hours for allegedly making threatening remarks towards Bodoland People’s Front chief Hagrama Mohilary
Assembly Election 2021 LATEST Updates: The EC on Friday barred the Assam minister from campaigning for 48 hours for allegedly making threatening remarks towards Bodoland People’s Front chief Hagrama Mohilary.
Nandigram witnessed a direct contest on Thursday between the TMC supremo and her former colleague Suvendu Adhikari, who had joined the BJP in December final yr.
Exuding confidence that West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee will lose from the Nandigram constituency, Amit Shah on Friday accused her of operating the federal government on the 3T mannequin of ‘Tolabaji’ (extortion), ‘Tanashahi’ (dictatorship) and ‘Tushtikaran’ (appeasement).
Identifying cross-border infiltration as the most important downside of the North Bengal area, which he claimed confronted injustice by the hands of the Trinamool Congress authorities, Shah stated that the menace will probably be stopped after the BJP is voted to energy within the state.
Shah, who was on a whirlwind tour of the state from the North to South Bengal addressing two rallies and participating in two roadshows, stated that the saffron celebration would win 50 of the 60 seats which have gone to polls until now on this election.
Reaching out to 2 main communities of north Bengal, Shah stated that Nepali and Rajbasnhi languages will probably be made affiliate languages of the state.
“Didi has lost Nandigram. The scenes that you witnessed yesterday tell us that she is losing. By 2 pm on 2 May (when votes will be counted), Didi will be out of power in Bengal,” Shah stated whereas addressing a rally at Sitalkuchi in North Bengal, near the India-Bangladesh border.
His feedback got here on the backdrop of the TMC supremo tenting at a sales space in Nandigram, the place she is locked in a battle together with her protege-turned-adversary Suvendu Adhikari, for greater than two hours after complaining of vote loot by the BJP.
“I heard that someone told her to contest from a seat in North Bengal, but she declined as she was not confident of winning. After two phases of polling that has covered 60 seats, the BJP is winning 50. We know we will win all the seats in North Bengal,” the BJP chief stated.
The BJP runs its authorities on the mannequin of growth, however Mamata runs her authorities on the 3T mannequin
of Tolabaji, Tanashahi and Tushtikaran, he claimed.
Under the management of Narendra Modi, all issues of the folks of North Bengal will probably be solved, Shah stated.
“Shouldn’t infiltration be stopped? Doesn’t it take away the jobs of our youths? Replace Didi; even birds won’t be allowed to enter Bengal, let alone humans. The TMC government can never stop it. Only we can do it,” he stated on the rally in Sitalkuchi in Cooch Behar district.
Reaching out to the state’s politically essential refugees, Shah stated that they might be granted citizenship by implementing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
“Mamata didi has done nothing for the development of North Bengal. After coming to power, the BJP will constitute a North Bengal Development Board and spend Rs 2,000 crore annually on the region’s development,” he stated.
He additionally promised to ascertain an All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), which is able to cater to the folks of not solely Cooch Behar district but additionally of the whole area.
“Prime Minister Modi Ji works towards ‘Jan Kalyan’ (welfare of people). But in Bengal, Mamata didi is busy in ‘Bhatija Kalyan” (welfare of nephew). She is barely all in favour of making her nephew the following chief minister,” he stated at a rally at Kalchini in Alipurduar district.
Reaching out to the folks of the Darjeeling hills, he stated the BJP authorities will work in the direction of a everlasting political resolution to the issues of the hills and Terai and Dooars areas.
“We would also make Nepali and Rajbanshi language as associate languages of the state. We would also promote Nepali language films and will arrange for its subsidy. We will also come up with a Nepali language radio channel,” he stated.
Referring to the TMC’s ‘Khela Hobe’ slogan, Shah stated, “Nobody is scared of your (Mamata’s) Khela Hobe. All the goons will be thrown behind bars after 2 May.”
Once thought of a bastion of the Congress after which the TMC, the BJP has made deep inroads within the 2019 Lok Sabha polls by bagging seven of the eight seats in North Bengal.
Later within the night, Shah took out two roadshows in Arambag and Baruipur in separate districts in