Suvendu Adhikari, former Mamata’s aide and TMC chief who joined BJP forward of the upcoming election within the state this yr, has hit out at Bengal Chief Minister saying he’ll defeat Mamata Banerjee over 50,000 votes, and if failed, will go away politics. Suvendu’s remark has come after Mamata Banerjee introduced that she is going to contest within the upcoming election from Nandigram since Adhikari is the incumbent MLA from this constituency.
“She (Mamata Banerjee) will contest elections from Nandigram. She ought to get a letter pad ready with the words ‘former CM’ written on it,” BJP chief Suvendu Adhikari stated throughout a rally in Khejuri, Purba Medinipur district.
“If I can not defeat her with half lakh votes in Nandigram I’ll give up politics. She solely remembers Nandigram when election time comes,” Suvendu stated.
Earlier within the day, Mamata introduced at a rally in Nandigram — the Meeting constituency represented by insurgent Trinamool chief Suvendu Adhikari who joined the BJP in Bengal final month — that she is going to contest from that seat. She additionally added that Nandigram is fortunate for her.
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“I’ll contest from Nandigram. It is fortunate for me,” the TMC supremo stated.
Nandigram got here into the political highlight in 2007 after 14 villagers have been killed in police firing for protesting in opposition to a proposed SEZ undertaking, cleared by the then Communist Get together of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led Left Entrance authorities in Bengal.
“The Trinamool Congress is not any extra a political social gathering now. It has turn out to be a personal restricted firm,” Suvendu stated. He stated that hiring a political strategist from Bihar proved that the BJP has a bonus within the upcoming polls within the state.
BJP state unit president Dilip Ghosh, nevertheless, dubbed Mamata’s announcement as a tactical transfer because the West Bengal CM is not sure about her win from Bhawanipore seat.
“Didi (Mamata Banerjee) isn’t assured about her win from Bhawanipore so she is in search of a secure seat. She is testing the waters in Nandigram for that. Regardless of the place Trinamool leaders go, we are going to defeat them,” stated Ghosh.
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