Accepting the problem thrown by West Bengal Chief Mamata Banerjee to contest from his Nandigram meeting seat, BJP chief Suvendu Adhikari on Monday stated he’ll defeat her by a margin of no less than 50,000 votes or stop politics.
Banerjee on Monday sprang in a shock as she introduced her candidature within the upcoming meeting election from Nandigram, as she took her battle for West Bengal to the house turf of BJP heavyweight Suvendu Adhikari.
Addressing a rally, Banerjee stated she was not nervous about these becoming a member of rival events as they have been hardly round when the TMC was shaped. She stated these leaders left the ruling celebration to guard the cash “they’ve looted” in the previous few years.
“I’ve at all times began my marketing campaign for the meeting polls from Nandigram. It’s a fortunate place for me. So this time I really feel that I ought to contest the meeting polls from right here. I request our state celebration president Subrata Bakshi to approve my title from this seat,” Banerjee stated. Bakshi, who was on the rostrum, swiftly accepted the request.
“If I’m fielded by my celebration from Nandigram, I’ll defeat her by a margin of no less than 50,000 votes or I’ll stop politics,” he asserted. Adhikari, nonetheless, stated in contrast to the TMC, which is run “autocratically” by Banerjee and her nephew Abhishek, in BJP the candidates are determined after dialogue and it was for the celebration to take a name on his candidature.
“I do not know from the place I will likely be fielded, whether or not I will likely be fielded,” he stated, addressing BJP staff after a three-km street present.
He stated Banerjee remembers Nandigram solely earlier than elections, and accused her of giving extension 4 occasions to an IPS officer concerned within the Nandigram firing. Banerjee, Adhikari alleged, was enjoying with thesentiments of the folks of Nandigram. “That won’t work
this time and her celebration will likely be democratically dumped into the Bay of Bengal.” Adhikari claimed no more than 30,000 folks, principally introduced from different locations, attended Banerjee’s assembly at Tekhali in Nandigram on Monday. (With PTI inputs)