Mamta Banerjee said – fuel prices are increasing daily and the central government is sitting silent.
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Mamata Banerjee said that instead of doing ‘Mann Ki Baat’, PM Modi should do ‘Petrol Ki Baat’. Referring to the proposed reshuffle and expansion in the Union Council of Ministers, he said at a press conference held here that the removal of Babul Supriyo from the Council of Ministers shows that “they (BJP government) have already lost before the end of the year 2024”.Also Read – After leaving the cabinet, Babul Supriyo said- ‘I was asked to resign, when there is smoke, there will be fire too
Mamta Banerjee said that there was no response to even one of the letters written by her to the Prime Minister. He said that despite the appeal to remove Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, nothing happened. The Chief Minister said, “The whole economy is in turmoil. Fuel prices are increasing day by day and the central government is sitting silent. Our Prime Minister is busy with Mann Ki Baat. Instead they should talk about petrol, talk about diesel and talk about vaccines. Also Read – High Court judge had to face heavy charges, Mamata Banerjee fined 5 lakhs
Asked about the possibility of BJP MP John Barala’s inclusion in the Union Council of Ministers, nearly a week after the demand for bifurcation of North Bengal into a Union Territory, Banerjee said it would reflect the “divisive mindset” of the saffron party. She said, “I will not comment on the reshuffle of ministries. Will the reshuffle solve the problems of the people? Also Read – Dilip Kumar Demise: PM Modi paid tribute to Dilip Kumar, Rahul Gandhi also expressed grief