The Trinamool Congress and the present state authorities in West Bengal haven’t simply shamed the state however your entire nation by indulging in and inspiring corruption, Union Home Minister Amit Shah mentioned right here on Wednesday.
“The numerous cases of corruption like school jobs, ration distribution, coal and cattle smuggling encouraged by the ruling party and the state government has not only shamed West Bengal but is also a matter of shame for the country. Besides the cases of corruption, political violence and illegal infiltration in West Bengal has also skyrocketed during the Trinamool Congress’ regime, ” Amit Shah mentioned whereas addressing a rally of BJP staff in central Kolkata.
The rally was held as a mark of protest towards the irregularities within the implementation of the 100-day job scheme below MGNREGA.
He additionally accused the state authorities of encouraging unlawful infiltration from throughout the borders to counterpoint its vote financial institution.
“Once, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, as the erstwhile Opposition leader, used to be extremely vocal about her stand against illegal infiltration. Now her government is not only encouraging illegal infiltration, but also helping them in getting identity proofs like voters’ ID and Aadhaar cards, ” Shah mentioned. He additionally challenged the chief minister to droop Bengal ministers, legislators and Trinamool Congress leaders arrested in reference to scams.
“Can she dare to suspend Jyotipriya Mallick, Anubrata Mondal and Partha Chatterjee? She cannot dare to do that. She is now constantly praying to Devi Durga so that they do not name the ‘nephew’ in the matter, ” Shah mentioned.
According to him, if the BJP authorities has to come back to energy in West Bengal after the 2026 state Assembly elections, its seeds must be sown within the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.
“So I give a call to the people of West Bengal to ensure the victory of the maximum number of BJP candidates in West Bengal in 2024 and make Narendra Modi the Prime Minister of the country again for the third-consecutive term. Remember, the development of West Bengal is the prime focus of the Prime Minister, ” he mentioned.
Speaking on the event, Amit Shah additionally criticised the Congress for surrendering to the Trinamool Congress. “Neither Trinamool Congress nor the Communists can ensure development of West Bengal. And what can I say about the Congress who has already surrendered to the Trinamool Congress, ” Amit Shah mentioned.
Speaking on the event, he additionally resurrected the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and mentioned that nevertheless the Chief Minister would possibly oppose it, the CAA can be applied at any price.