The excessive voltage marketing campaign path, earlier than the much-anticipated Nandigram battle, ended on Tuesday with each Trinamool Congress and Bharatiya Janata Celebration displaying their power in a slew of rallies and roadshows. Nevertheless, the Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee deliberate to provide it a dramatic finish as she stood up on her ft amid big applause from her supporters.
In a video, which goes round on social media, Mamata Banerjee might be seen insisting that she want to arise for the nationwide anthem. Her get together chief Subrata Bakshi and Dola Sen helped Mamata Banerjee arise from the wheelchair and he or she stood on one leg throughout the nationwide anthem.
Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday alleged police forces from BJP- dominated states have been introduced in to “terrorise” voters in Nandigram meeting seat the place she is locked in a eager contest with confidante-turned-adversary Suvendu Adhikari of the saffron get together.
Earlier than main a vibrant street present from Bhangabera, Banerjee informed a public assembly in Sonachura that police personnel from Madhya Pradesh have been deployed to “terrorise” voters in villages and tilt the stability in favour of the BJP.
She, nevertheless, mentioned she was assured of an enormous win from the seat and in addition about main her get together to a 3rd straight time period in energy.
In a veiled menace to Adhikari, she mentioned, “They (police forces from outdoors) can be right here just for just a few days. Make no mistake, we can be again and provides the betrayers a befitting reply.” She mentioned the Election Fee is being apprised of the alleged acts of impropriety by police personnel from outdoors.
Banerjee urged the individuals to be alert in opposition to “any bid to incite communal riots” in Nandigram forward of the polling on April 1. “They (the BJP) have plans to kill their very own individuals and cross it off as our handiwork to engineer riots. We’ve the data. Be on guard,” she mentioned with out naming the saffron get together.
“Nandigram stood united within the battle in opposition to forcible land acquisition wherein individuals from all communities participated. Be on guard in opposition to any bid to gasoline rigidity by preserving any object in locations of worship. We’re all united. Defeat the riot mongers,” she mentioned.
The TMC supremo led the 3-km street present that meandered by way of the slim alleys of Nandigram, as crowds shouted “Jai Hind, Jai Bangla, Mamata Banerjee Zindabad” and denounced “Mir Jafars”.