West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday for deceptive farmers with ‘half-truth and distorted information’ as an alternative of proactively addressing their points. She additionally blamed the Centre of non-cooperation and ‘indulging in propaganda for petty political beneficial properties’.
“Our farmer brothers & sisters have been on streets protesting towards new farm legal guidelines. As a substitute of addressing them, PM at present selected to mislead the individuals with half-truth & distorted information. BJP-led Centre shouldn’t be cooperating & solely indulging in propaganda for petty political beneficial properties,” she tweeted, together with a letter wherein she rubbished the Centre’s allegation of the non-cooperation by the Bengal authorities in implementing the PM Kisan Yojana.
Banerjee stated that the three contentious farm legal guidelines would dilute the MSP and state procurement techniques, leaving farmers on the mercy of personal patrons. She slammed the PM for ‘displaying his obvious concern’ by way of a televised occasion slightly than proactively working to resolve their points.
Mamata stated that she had written two letters on the difficulty of PM Kisan Yojana and spoken to the minister involved nevertheless it was them who weren’t cooperating.
Banerjee reminded the Centre of its Rs 85,000 crore excellent dues to the state, which included Rs eight,000 crore of unpaid GST dues, saying that they have to launch part of these funds in the event that they actually cared about West Bengal.
The chief minister stated that her authorities was ready to do something for the advantage of the individuals, even when it meant supporting the politically pushed schemes of the Centre which have been formulated out of political agenda and weren’t within the curiosity of serving to individuals.
Banerjee stated that her ideologies have been in keeping with the imaginative and prescient of the founding fathers of the nation, that she had served the individuals of West Bengal with the precise intent and that the individuals would give a befitting reply to these attempting to malign them or their state.