Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday slammed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for looking for en bloc voting by Muslims for the TMC and stated had his occasion made an analogous enchantment to Hindus, it might have been criticised and censUred.
Asserting that Banerjee has issues with individuals sporting a Tilak and carrying saffron, Modi stated the TMC supremo’s enchantment to the Muslims displays that her “minority votes are slipping out of her palms.”
Claiming a BJP wave was blowing throughout West Bengal and his occasion would kind the following authorities, Modi stated Banerjee’s offended reactions signifies that she has misplaced the polls.
“Didi lately requested all Muslims to vote en bloc for her. It exhibits that the Muslim vote financial institution is slipping out of her palms. Had we stated the identical factor that every one Hindus ought to unite, everyone would have criticised us.The EC would have despatched us notices. We might have been censored,” he stated whereas addressing an election rally right here.
Taking a dig at Banerjee’s remark, rhetorically questioning whether or not BJP leaders predicting the occasion’s victory had been gods or superhumans, Modi stated nobody wants be superhuman to foretell BJP’s victory because the wave in favour of the saffron camp speaks for itself.
“Didi’s exit is imminent. That’s clear after the primary two phases of polling,” he stated.
Modi additionally claimed Banerjee had damage Bengalis’ shallowness by alleging individuals come to his rallies for cash. Accusing the TMC dispensation of indulging in rampant corruption, Modi stated: “Didi has began a brand new tax in Bengal -‘Bhaipo Service Tax’!”.
“For 10 years, your goons continued to loot Bengal, and also you had been a mute spectator. For 10 years, injustice with North Bengal continued, however you selected to be a mute spectator,” he alleged.
Modi stated, sensing defeat, Banerjee has turned jittery and was criticising everyone and every little thing, from EC to EVMs.
Referring to some TMC leaders’ declare that Banerjee would possibly contest elections from his Lok Sabha seat Varanasi in 2024, Modi mocked the TMC boss, saying this proves that Didi has accepted her defeat and is searching for one other seat.
“Didi is now searching for a spot for herself outdoors Bengal,” Modi stated, who had gained the Lok Sabha election twice from Varanasi in 2014 and 2019.