digital desk, Agartala. Trinamool Congress national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee said here on Monday that his party has come to Tripura to defeat the BJP and it is not going to bow down like the CPI(M) or the Congress.
Banerjee told the media that both the CPI(M) and the Congress ruled Tripura for many years, but they did not have the capability or mindset to defeat the BJP.
Banerjee, who came to Agartala on Monday, a day after Tripura Police arrested West Bengal Trinamool Youth Congress president Sayoni Ghosh, said, “We (Trinamool) had come to Tripura only three months ago and the BJP is furious.”
“We have registered more than 100 FIRs. Eleven of our women’s civic polls candidates and all Trinamool leaders were attacked but no one was questioned, forget arresting the culprits. Sayoni was arrested for raising the slogan of Khela Hobe.
No BJP leader including Dilip Ghosh and state unit chief Sukanta Majumdar was attacked in Bengal, he said. But in Tripura, Trinamool convener (executive party chief) Subal Bhowmik and his house were attacked by the BJP on Sunday.
Ahead of Thursday’s civic polls in Tripura, the Trinamool had planned to hold a roadshow led by Banerjee on Monday, but the party held a small gathering in the city as the police did not allow her much-publicised roadshow. Gave.
Questioning why Sayoni was arrested, Banerjee said she was booked for murder and abetment, but who did she want to kill, whom did she instigate?
An absolutely false case was registered against him, he said.
Claiming that there is complete anarchy and jungle raj in BJP-ruled Tripura, Banerjee said a police station in the capital city was also attacked by BJP supporters on Sunday, forcing police officers to take shelter under tables. forced and even journalists are not spared from BJP’s attacks.