Firebrand BJP chief Giriraj Singh has lashed out at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi for practising appeasement politics forward of elections and referred to as them ‘Chunavi Hindu’.
“Mamata Banerjee and Rahul Gandhi are ‘Chunavi Hindu’. They are practising politics of appeasement. They go to temples through the election time due to the stress from the general public and Modi ji. As quickly as they arrive to energy, they impose a ban on Durga Puja,” he tweeted in Hindi.
Targeting Mamata, the BJP chief mentioned, “Mamata Didi is nervous identical to Rohingyas in Bengals. Now they don’t perceive whether or not to go to temple or mosque.”
Earlier on Tuesday, Mamata visited a temple and a mausoleum in Nandigram from the place she is coming into the ballot fray in opposition to her former aide Suvendu Adhikari. Mamata mentioned that she might be providing puja at a temple in Nandigram on Shivratri (Thursday, March 11), Addressing an election rally later, the TMC supremo proudly exclaimed that she is “a Hindu woman” and recited mantras from the Chandi Path.
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“I’m a born Hindu. No one ought to query my identification. But I do not imagine in dividing communities on non secular strains. If anybody has any doubt about my faith, I problem them to a debate and competitors on reciting Hindu shlokas. Khela Hobe (the sport is on),” she mentioned after which went on to chant the Chandi Path.
Meanwhile, the BJP has claimed that Mamata wrongly chanted the Chandi Path at a rally in Nandigram on Tuesday and urged that she ought to persist with reciting kalma.
“Mamata Banerjee ought to persist with reciting kalma and never fake to be a Hindu… it’s too late now to clean the sins of brazen minority appeasement of final 10 years,” the social gathering’s Bengal unit tweeted.
The BJP and ruling Trinamool Congress, headed by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, are spearheading intense election marketing campaign in West Bengal with the saffron social gathering deploying its enviable political equipment to seize energy within the state which it has by no means dominated. Several Union ministers, MPs and different leaders recognised for their organisational and ballot administration abilities have been roped in by the saffron social gathering to drive its marketing campaign within the state, with particular consideration on the seats which it considers winnable.
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The saffron social gathering made deep inroads in West Bengal by successful 18 of its 42 Lok Sabha seats in 2019 – solely 4 lower than ruling TMC. The BJP needs to venture it as an alternative choice to the Trinamool Congress which is ruling the state since 2011 below Mamata Banerjee’s management.
The social gathering is organising a sequence of occasions whereby it’s highlighting the failures of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with a deal with political killings, minority appeasement, and poor dealing with of the COVID-19 state of affairs. The saffron social gathering expects to repeat the 2019 efficiency within the upcoming Assembly elections.
The eight phases polling will happen on March 27, April 1, April 6, April 10, April 17, April 22, April 26 and April 29. Results might be declared on May 2. The time period of West Bengal Legislative Assembly will expire on May 30.
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