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No one voted for BJP in Punjab polls: Mamata

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

Chief Minister today suggested the that it should manage its own house as "no one" had voted for it in the elections.

She also accused the of threatening her with a probe by the as she raised her voice against

"should manage its own house. In the just-concluded (Assembly) election, none has voted for the party.

"Only because of mistakes committed by the Congress, the had come to power at the Centre. It will not be repeated. The has weakened itself because of their own mistakes," she said.

The chief minister was speaking while inaugurating a booster pumping station at Harish Park in south

Accusing the of using money and muscle power apart from using central agencies to threaten others and pull down governments, Banerjee said the saffron party should mind its own business before trying to harm others.

Banerjee held the responsible for "destroying the economy of the country".

"They have destroyed the country's entire economy. What the country had achieved in all these years have been destroyed totally because of this (note ban)," she said.

"And now when I am talking against they are threatening me with the .. You can set up 1000 CBIs against me but I will go on raising my voice for the people," she said.

Turning to the Congress, she said that it should look into its own mistakes and concentrate on Delhi before thinking about

"Congress, you were there in Delhi for a long time. But you could not run the well there... First you must govern at the Centre properly then talk about (West) Bengal... This will do good for you," she said.

Banerjee described the CPI-M as a "lost case" and a party with "no credibility" and asked it to stop practising destructive politics.

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First Published: Fri, February 17 2017. 16:02 IST