Suvendu Adhikari, the veteran Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief who lately converted to the BJP, has accepted the problem thrown by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to contest from his Nandigram meeting seat, asserting that he’ll defeat her within the election or give up politics.
The TMC turncoat, nevertheless, mentioned the ultimate resolution to discipline candidates will probably be taken by the BJP management after thorough dialogue and never in an arbitrary approach prefer it occurs within the ruling TMC.
Ms Banerjee sprang a shock earlier within the day when she declared she’s going to contest the meeting election from Nandigram, the seat held by political heavyweight Suvendu Adhikari.
“If I am fielded by my party from Nandigram, I will defeat her by a margin of at least 50,000 votes or I will quit politics,” he asserted.
Unlike TMC, which is run “autocratically” by Mamata Banerjee and her nephew Abhishek, BJP decides on candidates after dialogue and it’s the occasion that can take a name on his candidature, Suvendu Adhikari mentioned.
“I don’t know from where I will be fielded, whether I will be fielded,” he mentioned, addressing BJP employees after a three-km highway present.
He alleged that Mamata Banerjee solely remembers Nandigram earlier than elections, and accused her of giving extension 4 occasions to an IPS officer concerned within the Nandigram firing.
Ms Banerjee, the chief alleged, was taking part in with the feelings of the individuals of Nandigram. “That will not work this time and her party will be democratically dumped into the Bay of Bengal.”
Mr Adhikari additionally claimed no more than 30,000 individuals, principally introduced from different locations, attended Mamata Banerjee’s assembly at Tekhali in Nandigram right this moment.