Novel Delhi: Alleging that the TMC and the BJP are busy in “ego battles”, Congress’ West Bengal in-payment Jitin Prasada on Sunday stated the Congress-Left alliance for the upcoming Assembly polls items to the of us one more that is committed to problems with “bread and butter” and combating for the identification of Bengal.
He stated the Congress is centered on sealing the seat-sharing arrangement with the Left parties “as soon as imaginable” and asserted that the panel formed to retain talks on it will per chance point of curiosity on the “constructive” of seats that the occasion gets to fight.
In an interview with PTI, Prasada stated that whereas the disclose unit and the All India Congress Committee (AICC) had been working carefully, there’ll be no “succor seat driving” from Delhi and regardless of is in the easiest hobby of the occasion will be carried out taking all stakeholders into confidence.
The AICC in-payment of West Bengal stated there used to be a ask from the disclose leaders for Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to extensively marketing campaign in the West Bengal Assembly polls and asserted that when the opportune time comes the head leadership will marketing campaign.
Requested about seat-sharing with the Left, Prasada stated, “The seat-sharing direction of and talks are on which we thought to shut as soon as imaginable and we needs to be having our candidates in residing nicely earlier than time so that we are able to point of curiosity on the seats that the occasion is combating on.”
“We are very that this seat-sharing is finalised so that we are able to eavesdrop on joint programmes which could lead to vote transfer extra easily,” the extinct Union minister stated.
On when seat-sharing talks are expected to be closed, Prasada stated a senior stage committee headed by disclose unit president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury with Congress Legislature Occasion leader Abdul Mannan, extinct disclose chief Pradeep Bhattacharya and Nepal Mahato as its members is engaged on it.
“This committee which is in residing is very geared up via skills and files and as well they’re going to settle a decision (on seat- sharing) now no longer most tremendous the quantity however the constructive of seats that we’ll be combating,” the 47-three hundred and sixty five days-dilapidated leader stated.
Accusing the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP) of now no longer focusing on of us’s problems, Prasada stated this election in Bengal ought to peaceable had been about the performance of the BJP-led central government and what it has carried out for Bengal, as nicely as about the document card of the TMC, however sadly it has been about “ego battles”.
The benefit of reasonably a couple of schemes has now no longer been passed on to the of us thanks to the Centre-disclose battle, he stated and cited that the advantages of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi blueprint weren’t reaching the of us in West Bengal.
Inserting ahead that there are other serious problems like employment, infrastructure, training, nicely being that are now no longer being talked about, Prasada alleged that the BJP and the TMC are in taking the purpose of hobby a ways from proper problems resulting from they “are attempting to cowl the failures of their governments”.
“The opposite difficulty is we now contain considered how media muscle has been faded by each and each the parties (TMC and BJP) and the very identification and culture of Bengal, its affluent cultural heritage, has been slowly destroyed. Congress will fight to present protection to the heritage and culture of Bengal,” he stated.
The BJP especially needs to impose its bear culture on the of us of West Bengal which the Congress is now no longer going to allow, Prasada asserted.
The BJP and the TMC are attempting to cowl on the succor of frivolous problems and rising an atmosphere of tension and ego, he stated, including that, “We need of us of Bengal First now no longer deepest egos”.
Requested if this election will be for defending Bengal’s identification and culture, Prasada stated, “For sure, right here is one of our major planks especially when the BJP needs to impose its bear culture.”
He also slammed the Mamata Banerjee-led disclose government, alleging that there used to be reasonably a couple of law and pronounce problems which contain come to gentle, and asserted that “we are able to display another option to the of us of Bengal”.
Requested if the Congress-Left alliance will inform a first-rate ministerial face, Prasada stated there’ll be a discussion on this difficulty however first the priority used to be to abolish sure seat-sharing happens and the joint marketing campaign begins.
Underlining that the Congress-Left alliance has a deep-rooted connection with the of us of West Bengal, he stated the bread and butter problems had been get on the succor burner which the alliance will direct to gentle.
The election for the 294-member West Bengal assembly are usually held in April-Would per chance.