Bolpur: Iterating that the BJP is a “fetch together of outsiders”, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday asserted that the land of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore will by no methodology allow abominate politics to conquer secularism.
Banerjee, all the blueprint via a rally in Bolpur, branded Visva- Bharati vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakrabarty as a “BJP man”, and stated that he plans to abolish the prosperous heritage of the hallowed institution by “importing divisive and communal politics within its campus”.
“Of us who model no longer appreciate Mahatma Gandhi and other icons of the nation are speaking of constructing ”Sonar Bangla” (Golden Bengal). Rabindranath Tagore has already created ”Sonar Bangla” several a protracted time ago, all we need to enact is to supply protection to the arrangement from the communal onslaught of the BJP,” Banerjee stated all the blueprint via her address, following a four-kilometre roadshow here.
Hitting out at Visva-Bharati VC, the feisty TMC boss stated “attempts to abolish Tagore’s cultural abode would possibly well well also merely gentle be resisted with all would possibly well well also”.
“I feel sinful after I see efforts are on to pursue communal politics at Visva-Bharati. The VC there is a BJP man, he is making an are attempting to tarnish the heritage of this institution by practising communal politics,” the manager minister claimed.
Talking about the most up-to-date defections from the TMC, Banerjee stated saffron camp would possibly well well also merely like bought a number of MLAs, but it surely can by no methodology rob her fetch together.