"The party strongly opposes the concept floated by the BJP government as it is highly impractical and against the provisions of the Constitution," he said.
The Lok Sabha member said those who framed the Constitution, including B R Ambedkar, never spoke or suggested anything about the "one nation, one election".
"They gave us a federal structure. The central government is not superior compared to the states," he said.
Banerjee said it is not obligatory for the states to give in to whatever the prime minister demands.
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