West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has come below fierce assault from the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) after she skipped a gathering with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday to evaluate the injury by Cyclone Yaas that ravaged Bengal and Odisha earlier this week.
Mamata did not attend the evaluation assembly with PM Modi which was held at Kalaikunda Air Base in Bengal’s West Midnapore district. Sources mentioned she submitted a report and left the assembly which was attended by Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, BJP MLA Suvendu Adhikari and different prime officers.
Suvendu launches extreme assault on Mamata
Suvendu Adhikari, who defeated Mamata Banerjee, in a nail-biting contest in Nandigram within the simply concluded Bengal Meeting polls, slammed the chief minister for her conduct. Adhikari mentioned Mamata has proven “as soon as once more that she is insensitive to the sufferings of the folks of West Bengal”. Right now is a darkish day in India’s long-standing ethos of cooperative federalism, a precept held sacred by PM @narendramodi,” he tweeted.
“The way in which @MamataOfficial Didi behaved with PM @narendramodi displays her dictatorial nature and lack of respect for constitutional values. As an alternative of working with the PM for the betterment of West Bengal, she is indulging in petty politics. Her skipping the assembly is disgusting,” Adhikari mentioned in a collection of tweets.
“On earlier events, PM @narendramodi has reviewed floods, cyclone conditions with totally different CMs who belonged to non-NDA events. None of those CMs behaved the best way Mamata Didi behaved at the moment. There’s a time for politics and a time for governance. Didi can’t comprehend that,” he mentioned.
Adhikari, who was as soon as thought-about Mamata’s shut aide, accused the TMC authorities of rampant corruption throughout Cyclone Amphan reduction work within the state final 12 months.
“If her observe report is something to go by, @MamataOfficial Didi’s administration was unable to handle Amphan reduction. Rampant loot plagued the reduction works. Even now, West Bengal is struggling and the state authorities is in absent mode,” he mentioned.
Mamata seeks Rs 20,000 crore reduction package deal
Earlier, Mamata Banerjee submitted a report back to PM Modi on the damages brought on by Cyclone Yaas within the state, and sought a Rs 20,000-crore package deal for redevelopment of the worst-affected areas.
PM Modi flew right down to Odisha earlier within the day to evaluation the post-cyclone state of affairs, after which made his solution to Bengal, the place the storm wreaked havoc within the coastal districts.
The state has incurred a lack of Rs 20,000 crore because of the cyclone, Banerjee claimed.