June 25, 2013
People`s power will lead us to victory – Mamata Banerjee
AITMC Chairperson Mamata Banerjee, at a public meeting in Magrahat, South 24 Parganas, on Monday pointed out by placing statistical data that things became better in the last two years. She reiterated that after the AITMC came to power, the state has emerged number one in the “100 days work programme“ and peace has returned to Jangalmahal and Darjeeling hills.
“We have created an employment bank, devised schemes for women as well as set up mass housing projects for the poor. Some are saying that no paribartan has taken place in Bengal in the last two years. What is paribartan according to them? Are not these change,“ she pointed out at a Panchayat poll meeting here today. She said that the opposition party is trying to disturb the peaceful situation in the state.
The false allegation that several incidents had taken place during filing of nominations for the Panchayat polls, was also pointed out by the Trinamool Chairperson. “These are all lies. During this time, a record number of 1.69 lakh nominations across various political parties have filed their nominations,“ she said.
She told that the new government had not even spared her party sympathizers when they were found guilty. “In the Garden Reach case, we have arrested Md Iqbal, another one in the Tangra incident. Did the Left regime act when their cadres were involved in crimes,“ she asked. Referring to the Saradha deposit scam, she said the government had acted swiftly in booking the culprits.
The Trinamool Chairperson she was confident of emerging victorious in the polls. “People`s power will lead us to victory. I am determined to turn around Bengal`s fortunes to make it the number one state,“ she said. “If required, we can run Delhi, as we know how to run a government. Bengal will show the path to Delhi,“ she said.