West Bengal Meeting election: Amit Shah eats lunch at rickshaw puller’s home in Domjur, holds roadshow in Singur | India Information
Howrah/Singur: Union House Minister Amit Shah, who had lunch on the home of a rickshaw puller right here on Wednesday (April 6), mentioned the celebration will type the federal government in West Bengal with over 200 seats. The ‘rickshawala’ is a Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP) supporter.
Amit Shah had a easy fare of rice, dal, greens, and salad made by the womenfolk of the home, throughout his marketing campaign forward of the fourth section of the continued meeting elections within the state.
Rajib Banerjee, the BJP candidate for the constituency, was additionally current additionally together with Amit Shah. After having his meal, Shah mentioned, “I visited just one gram panchayat however with the keenness I noticed, I’m assured that Rajib Banerjee will win with a majority.”
The Union Minister additionally focused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee by saying, “Her frustration might be seen in her speeches and behavior.”
Forward of the fourth section of polling scheduled for April 10, Amit Shah additionally carried out a roadshow in Singur and Domjur. Singur was as soon as a sizzling spot of the anti-land acquisition motion. Shah promised speedy industrialisation of the world if BJP is voted to energy.
The symbolism of the house minister holding a roadshow in Singur, three days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a rally there and alleged the “obstructionist mindset” of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee deprived West Bengal of industries and jobs, was clear–the BJP desires to nook her over the state’s dwindling industrial base and alleged job loss.
Cheered by crowds, Shah stood atop a adorned automobile with BJP candidate for the Singur seat Rabindranath Bhattacharya, who lately joined the saffron celebration after leaving the Trinamool Congress, waved at individuals standing by the roadside and on terraces and balconies.
Chatting with reporters through the present, Shah mentioned Singur will probably be developed by the subsequent BJP authorities within the state, including “We’ll develop the world by organising industries and a Rs 500 crore intervention fund has been introduced for potatoes, for which the world is understood, in our Sankalp Patra (manifesto).”
The BJP authorities will be sure that small, medium and enormous industries are arrange in Singur, located beside the nationwide freeway connecting Kolkata and New Delhi, after successful the elections, Shah mentioned, including “We’ll pursue politics of growth, dialogue and cooperation, as a substitute of confrontation.”
Amit Shah additionally welcomed Mamata Banerjee for invoking Hindu Gods and Goddesses, and for reciting Chandi Path (hymns to Goddess Durga) at public conferences, however quipped it was “too late for her”, including “The BJP will win Bengal elections with greater than 200 seats within the kitty.”
The roadshow meandered by the roads of Singur city for practically an hour from Dulepara extra to Singur police station, as vibrant posters, BJP flags and inexperienced and saffron balloons dotted route.
Donning a saffron colored turban, the 89-year-old Bhattacharya, a four-time TMC MLA from Singur earlier than he left the celebration on being denied a ticket, waved on the crowd standing alongside Shah. Bhattacharya’s induction and nomination had triggered numerous resentment amongst BJP old-timers in Singur.
Shah is scheduled to carry three extra roadshows within the state, together with one in Kolkata, on Wednesday. Singur, a small city in Hooghly district, has an outdated connection between Banerjee and Modi.
The scene of an aggressive motion led by Banerjee in opposition to forcible land acquisition by the then Left Entrance authorities for the ‘Nano’ challenge, Singur, together with Nandigram, had catapulted the road fighter TMC chief to energy in West Bengal in 2011.
(With Company Inputs)