August 11, 2015
Trinamool raises Cyclone Komen issue in RS, demands Central aid for affected people
Trinamool Congress raised the issue of getting immediate relief from Centre for flood-affected people in Bengal in the Rajya Sabha during Zero Hour.
Speaking on the issue, MP Vivek Gupta said that the West Bengal Chief Minister has stated that the total damages have been estimated at Rs 30000 crore due to the floods, but yet Bengal has got no response from the Central Government.
He pointed out that 12 districts have been affected, 100 people have died and lost their lives, yet the Central Government has not responded till now.
Trinamool urged the Central Government to provide immediate relief to the people of West Bengal.