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West Bengal elections: Mamata sits on dharna, claims bid to ‘stop’ her

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 13 April 2021
West Bengal CM and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, speaking minutes after the 24-hour ban on campaigning imposed on her by the Election Commission ended, said she has left it to the people to decide how fair it was that she could not campaign for her party during that time even as BJP leaders were free to do so.
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