On International Migrants Day, she stated that her government to the best of its abilities would take care of anyone seeking shelter in West Bengal.
"Today is International Migrants Day. It is our humanitarian obligation to give refuge to migrants. In #Bangla we will take care of anyone who seeks shelter in our state, to the best of our abilities," Banerjee tweeted.
Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) December 18, 2018
Banerjee, the Trinamool Congress supremo had been critical of the BJP-led Central government after over 40 lakh people were left out of the complete draft of Assams National Register of Citizens (NRC).
She had also expressed her willingness that people whose names were not included in the list can come and stay in West Bengal.