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Violence in West Bengal municipal polls: TMC cries Opposition conspiracy

Says violence at the behest of BJP and Congress to disrupt Mamata Banerjee's development work

Meghna Sen  |  New Delhi 

Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress withdrew their candidates in many wards and demanded repolling amid violent scenes during the West Bengal municipal elections, the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Sunday dubbed this a conspiracy to tarnish Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s image and undermine her development work.   “The BJP is trying to create troubles by using its cadre. The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and Congress have lost their way. The Opposition wants to halt the development work done by the Mamata Banerjee government in the ...

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First Published: Mon, May 15 2017. 17:30 IST
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