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March 27, 2019

Highlights of the Trinamool Manifesto 2019

Highlights of the Trinamool Manifesto 2019

Trinamool Chairperson Mamata Banerjee today released the party’s manifesto for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Highlights of the Trinamool Manifesto 2019

Why was demonetisation carried out? To serve whose interests? We want a judicial probe monitored by a former supreme court judge

Our aim is to generate employment for youths and students. We are proud to say we have reduced unemployment by 40% in Bangla

Every vacant seat for SC/ST/OBCs must be filled

Economic security of farmers and ensuring their livelihood must be ensured. We will see to it that farmers do not have to sell their products at low price.

Social security of the workers in the unorganised sector must be taken care of.

We will lay special emphasis on the empowerment of women

The basic idea behind the GST was initially completely different. But the way the Central Government implemented the GST, it did not benefit anybody from the small business to the general consumer. So, the GST will be reviewed so that the public, buyers and small and medium enterprises benefit from it.

We want 100 Days’ Work to be increased to 200 days, and their daily wages to be doubled. This will ensure their livelihood and improve their quality of life. We will try to ensure employment and double the labourer’s wage.

To further strengthen the federal structure, a new model of Planning Commission will be established. Continuous communication with the States will be maintained. The Planning Commission will become the focal point of development.

To create better social infrastructure, we will increase investment in education and health sectors.

We will lay stress on science, research, economic progress, agriculture, industry and service so that there are new investments and holistic development of the country

We will encourage sports and all cultural thoughts for the betterment of the people of the nation.