Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal’s Chief Minister calls for the unison of all regional parties to attack the BJP by defeating them at the 2024 national elections. At the Martyr’s Day rally in Kolkata Banerjee tells the public that “Khela” will happen until the BJP is removed from the center.
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Declaration of “Khela” at the virtual address on Martyrs Day
During a virtual address on Martyrs’ Day rally, Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal’s chief minister Mamata Banerjee declares August 16 to be celebrated as “Khela” will happen in all states until BJP’s removal from the country while keeping an eye on 2024 Lok Sabha elections.
“Khela Hobe” was Trinamool Congress’ slogan in the run-up for Bengal elections earlier this year. Footballs will be distributed to poor children to mark the celebration of “Khela Diwas” on August 16 until BJP’s removal from the country.
Her speech was telecast in various languages in different states including Tamil Nadu, Delhi, Punjab, Tripura, Gujarat, and Uttar Pradesh.
Centre’s anti-democratic ideals to convert the country into a surveillance state.
Mamata Banarjee attacks Center for converting the democratic country into a surveillance state
Mamata Banerjee also attacks the Centre for its actions to convert a democratic country into a surveillance state over the Pegasus Spyware row. During the rally, Banerjee states, “I know my phone is being taped.
All opposition leaders know that our phones are being tapped. I can’t speak to NCP leader Sharad Pawarji or other opposition leaders or chief ministers because we are being snooped on by the Centre. But snooping on us won’t save them in 2024 Lok Sabha polls.”
She alleges that money collected as a tax on fuel has been used by the BJP to spy on its opponent and asks the Supreme Court to look into the snooping scandal as it targets people who are in opposition of the ruling party using the Pegasus spyware.
To conclude her virtual address, the West Bengal chief minister says that all those opposed to the BJP and its authoritarian ways should defeat it.