‘If BJP returns to power…’: Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee warns of ‘autocracy’ ahead of 2024 election

Mamata Banerjee, who was talking at a TMC youth wing rally, cautioned {that a} third time period for the BJP would make sure the nation faces an “autocratic” rule.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday stated that the BJP may conduct the Lok Sabha polls in December itself, claiming that each one choppers have been booked by the saffron get together for campaigning. Mamata Banerjee, who was talking at a TMC youth wing rally, cautioned {that a} third time period for the BJP would make sure the nation faces an “autocratic” rule.

The chief minister additionally blamed some folks engaged in “illegal actions” for the unlawful firecracker manufacturing facility blasts which have occurred within the state. She alleged that this was being achieved “with assist from just a few police personnel”.

“If BJP returns to energy for the third consecutive time period, the nation would face an autocratic rule. I’m apprehensive that they (BJP) may maintain the Lok Sabha elections in December itself or in January subsequent 12 months,” she stated.

“The saffron get together has already turned our nation right into a nation within the throes of animosity amongst communities. In the event that they return to energy, it would make our nation a nation of hatred,” she stated.

The overall elections are due in 2024. The BJP has “already booked all choppers” to marketing campaign within the Lok Sabha polls in order that no different political get together can use these for canvassing, Mamata Banerjee claimed.

Talking in regards to the blast at an unlawful firecracker manufacturing facility in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district on Sunday morning during which 9 folks had been killed, the CM stated: “Some persons are engaged in unlawful actions, and some police personnel are supporting this.

“The vast majority of policemen are doing their obligation with utmost sincerity, however some are serving to such folks. They need to keep in mind that identical to the anti-ragging cell, we even have an anti-corruption cell in Bengal.” The TMC supremo urged these concerned within the firecracker trade to begin manufacturing inexperienced firecrackers.

“What’s the drawback in producing inexperienced firecrackers? Perhaps the revenue is a bit much less, however it’s a lot safer and environment-friendly,” she stated.

Mamata Banerjee additionally alleged that Governor CV Ananda Bose was violating constitutional norms and that she didn’t assist his “unconstitutional actions”. “Do not take ‘panga’ (problem) with an elected authorities,” the chief minister stated, referring to CV Ananda Bose.

Mamata Banerjee stated she had ended the three-decade-long CPI(M) rule in Bengal, and can now defeat the BJP within the Lok Sabha elections. Hitting out at ABVP and BJP activists who raised ‘goli maro’ slogans at Jadavpur College, Mamata Banerjee stated she had instructed the police to arrest these concerned in voicing hate slogans on the varsity.

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“These elevating such slogans shouldn’t overlook that is Bengal; this isn’t Uttar Pradesh,” she asserted. Reacting to Mamata Banerjee’s remarks over the overall elections, CPI(M) central committee member Sujan Chakraborty stated the chief minister is an professional in maintaining observe of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “So when she is saying so, it is likely to be that the RSS is considering on these traces,” he stated.

Sujan Chakraborty stated that Mamata Banerjee’s assertion is also an try to mislead different political events. “It must be seen what actually occurs,” he added.