Mamata Banerjee launched a scathing attack on BJP at a poll rally in Bengal. The West Bengal CM said the BJP was a party of 'monsters and demons'. “BJP party means Bharatiya Joghonno (disgusting) Party. You’ll never see a party like this anywhere. I have seen many prime ministers. I was also a seven-time Lok Sabha MP. But I have never seen such a cruel, authoritarian and dictatorial prime minister. The BJP is the party of monsters and demons. It is the party of Ravana, Duryodhana and Dushasana. It is the party of unrest and terror,” said Banerjee. Assembly Elections in WB will be held in eight phases starting from March 27. The counting of votes will take place on May 2. Watch the full video for more.
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Intensifying attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of Bengal Assembly polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on March 21 termed his as the most "ruthless and cruel" PM, while also calling the BJP a "party of monsters". "BJP party means Bharatiya Joghonno (bad) Party. I was Lok Sabha MP seven times and I have seen many prime ministers. But I have never seen such a ruthless and cruel PM. BJP is a party of monsters, demons, Ravana, Duryodhana, Dushasana, unrest and terror," said CM Mamata in Nandakumar.
Petrol and diesel prices in the national capital stood at Rs 91.53 and Rs 82.06 per litre, respectively on May 10. The petrol prices were increased by 26 paise per litre and diesel by 33 paise in Delhi. Petrol prices witnessed a minor surge across country and differ from state to state depending on the incidence of value-added tax. In Mumbai, the price of petrol and diesel stood at Rs 97.86 and Rs 89.17 per litre respectively. The price of petrol and diesel in Chennai was Rs 93.38 and Rs 86.96 per litre respectively and Rs 91.66 and Rs 84.90 per litre in Kolkata.
Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee paid floral tribute to the portrait of the poet, novelist, Rabindranath Tagore at Rabindra Sadan in Kolkata on May 09. In a recent state Assembly polls, All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) got an absolute majority on its own by bagging 213 seats in the 294-member assembly. While BJP ended with 38% vote-share, it won 77 seats and became principal opposition party in WB.