Jhargram, West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee the Chief Minister of West Bengal urged people to stay united against communal forces and stop them entering the district said during the visit to the state Jhargram. The Leader also accused the BJP of creating division among people on the basis of religion and caste.
On the other, accusing the BJP of trying to disturb peace in this erstwhile Maoist – affected area she said “ In the last seven years, we have not let anybody disrupt peace in this region. We have not allowed the Maoists to enter this place. A few people are bringing in Maoists from neighbouring Jharkhand to create bloodbath in Jhargram. If people have faith in me, I will ask you not to trust anybody else other than us (TMC). Till I am alive, I will never let anybody to act against the interests of the people. You are my family. I love the Adivasis (tribals).
In a public meeting taking a swipe at the BJP she said “ I do not create any division among create division among the Hindus and Muslims, nor among the other communities. It’s the ruling BJP at the Centre which does that. We are not with BJP.”
Chief Minister also alleged that “ BJP want the poor to face problem. They do not want them to get rice at Rs 2 a kg, free education, job and health care.” Want to be people fight with unity she said “Let us strengthen the unity. Let us take oath today that there would not be no place for communalism in our state. We will stay together and create a new Bengal.”