As Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee is making political strikes with an eye fixed on the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National Vice President Dilip Ghosh at present termed her conferences with NCP leaders in Mumbai as a “show”.
Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant too stated that Uddhav Thackeray can be thought of as a first-rate ministerial candidate within the subsequent Lok Sabha elections.
After Mamata Banerjee received the West Bengal Assembly elections by an enormous margin, she is now aiming to be the face of the Opposition.
Mamata Banerjee, who’s on a three-day go to to Maharashtra, met Shiv Sena leaders Sanjay Raut and Aaditya Thackeray on Tuesday and met NCP chief Sharad Pawar at present.
“I don’t think anything will happen with these meetings. How will Mamata Banerjee support Shiv Sena? What do they have there? There is a distance of 3,000 km between them. It is all a show,” BJP’s Dilip Ghosh stated.
“It is a good thing to form a national party. But who is with her? She tried to break Congress in Tripura and bagged some votes but was not successful. It is good that she has now gone to Maharashtra, where she attempted to wash away her sins of politics of violence and murders committed in Bengal by visiting Siddhivinayak Temple,” Mr Ghosh stated, in accordance with information company ANI.
Reacting to her conferences, the BJP chief additionally stated, “The NCP has a little problem so they might meet her. Wherever she is going, she is cutting the votes of NCP and Congress by taking their leaders on her side. The big leaders, who went to Kolkata and got a picture clicked with Mamata Banerjee, are also not meeting her now.”
Shiv Sena in a press release issued on Tuesday had stated that attributable to well being points, social gathering president Uddhav Thackeray won’t be able to satisfy Mamata Banerjee.
On this, the BJP chief identified that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal and Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi didn’t meet Mamata Banerjee throughout her latest Delhi go to, speculating that there could also be a rift between them.
“Uddhav Thackeray can be ill, but what happened to Arvind Kejriwal and Sonia Gandhi? Why did they not meet Mamata Banerjee? The politics that she is doing of dominating everyone is not being liked by those who were once on her side. She may go to Goa, Uttar Pradesh or Himachal Pradesh but she will not get any benefit and neither will she be able to help anyone. In states where Congress has weakened, maybe one or two retired politicians will take her side,” Mr Ghosh added.
After looting Bengal, the try to nationally unfold TMC just isn’t being preferred by the folks of Bengal,” Dilip Ghosh said.
Meanwhile, Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant said, “The Opposition doesn’t want a face to be united, concepts are wanted. First, ideology ought to match, then anybody will be the Opposition. Uddhav Thackeray can be in folks’s minds. Uddhav Thackeray’s identify is counted in 4-5 chief ministers who’re stated to be good. We additionally really feel that Uddhav Thackeray ought to turn out to be the Prime Minister of the nation. What is fallacious with it?”
“It is an efficient factor to satisfy the leaders of the nation’s Opposition. It is sweet that any person believes there must be unity in Opposition. The Opposition just isn’t united, thus, they (BJP) are having fun with it,” Mr Sawant stated.
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