Policenama Online : West Bengal has gone into fierce battle before to polls Amit shah was in the state for his road shows, where there was clash in between BJP and TMC, attacking to BJP President Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee launched a scathing attack asking if he were a god that no one can protest against him. Mamata Banerjee said this after supporters of the BJP and the TMC fought pitched battles on the streets of Kolkata during a roadshow by Shah.
A college named after Iswarchandra Vidyasagar, a key figure in the Bengal renaissance, was ransacked and a bust of the 19th-century social reformer shattered allegedly by BJP workers during the clashes. “What does Amit Shah think of himself? Is he above everything? Is he God that no one can protest against him?”
“Does he (Shah) know the heritage of the Calcutta University? Is he aware of the famous personalities who had studied here? He should be ashamed of this attack,” she said adding that there will be a protest rally on Wednesday. The TMC leader also criticised the Election Commission for allegedly not taking enough action against the BJP for spending huge amount of unaccounted money in the polls.
“While coming through Bidhan Sarani (a north Kolkata road), I saw such huge cutouts (of Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi). They are spending so much money. Why is the EC not taking action against them?” Banerjee said.