In a direct problem to his detractors in the BJP, TMC MP and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee on Sunday
mentioned he’ll quit politics if the Centre brings a law allowing only one member of a family in politics. Banerjee mentioned he’ll publicly grasp himself if the corruption fees levelled in opposition to him are proved to be true.
The Diamond Harbour MP, whereas addressing a rally in Kultali meeting constituency, mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi ought to desk a invoice banning greater than one member of a family from lively politics and the subsequent second, Banerjee will not be in the political area.
“From Kailash Vijayvargiya to Suvendu Adhikari, Mukul Roy to Rajnath Singh, there are different members of your households who occupy essential posts in the BJP.
“If you make sure that there can be only one family member in lively politics, there can be only Mamata Banerjee from our family in the TMC from the subsequent second. I promise that,” he mentioned.
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Taking exception to BJP leaders calling him an “extortionist”, Banerjee challenged them to show their allegations and mentioned he’ll publicly grasp himself if the fees in opposition to him are proved to be true.
Referring to the Victoria Memorial incident throughout a programme on the event of the one hundred and twenty fifth delivery anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on Saturday, he mentioned ‘Jai Shri Ram’ slogans have been intentionally raised to forestall Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee from delivering her speech.
The chief minister had refused to ship her speech after the slogans have been raised in the presence of the prime minister, saying she felt insulted.
“We are proud that Mamata Banerjee made it clear that if Netaji is insulted by such slogans throughout a authorities perform, we are going to rise in protest. Bengal will rise in protest,” the TMC MP mentioned.
“You can chant Jai Shri Ram thousand instances, however at temples, at spiritual capabilities, at your home however not in this style at a authorities programme to commemorate an icon like Netaji,” he mentioned.
By not allowing her to make her speech in such a programme, in addition they insulted the individuals who elected her to the meeting. This reminded individuals of the vandalism of the Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar bust in 2019, he mentioned.
Coming down closely on BJP chief Sovan Chatterjee, the TMC chief mentioned, “After waking up from hibernation after three years, he’s now making a false declare that he was instrumental in my victory in Diamond Harbour in 2014. He ought to know what individuals in the realm take into consideration him.”
Without naming Chatterjee, a TMC turncoat who joined the BJP in 2019, Banerjee challenged him to contest any of the 31 seats in South 24 Parganas district.
On Banerjee’s feedback on dynasty politics, state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh mentioned that the TMC MP had by no means raised such calls for earlier and is making such statements now because the occasion is confronted with imminent defeat in the meeting elections due in April-May.
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