Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022
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Like Gold In A Furnace

A bulked-up BJP worries about a Left surge in Bengal. Mamata counts on her government’s good deeds.

Like Gold In A Furnace
With The Goddesses -

Since joining the BJP in December last year, former Trinamool Congress heavyweight Suvendu Adhikari has made repeated appeals before Left supporters to vote for the BJP in the impending assembly polls so that they can vote freely for their own parties in the 2023 panchayat elections when the new BJP government in West Bengal would ensure free and fair polling. It’s a novel approach.

On the other hand, since January, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah started taking digs at the Left leadership for ruining the state’s economy and distorting its “original culture” by indulging in “appeasement politics”.

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