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MHA advisory is 'deep-rooted conspiracy' by BJP to malign Bengal govt: TMC

In the advisory sent to the West Bengal government on Sunday, the MHA had expressed "deep concern" over the continuing post-poll violence in the state and asked it to maintain law and order

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

TMC

The Monday in a letter to Union Home Minister alleged that the advisory to the West Bengal government is a "deep-rooted conspiracy" and an "evil ploy to grab power" in opposition-ruled states.

secretary general and West Bengal minister said in the letter that the Ministry of Home Affairs has drawn conclusions without verifying the ground reality or taking a report from the state government.

"We have reason to believe that it is an evil ploy to grab power in states run by parties politically opposed to the Moreover, this is a deep-rooted conspiracy and game plan to malign the state government and capture the Bengal administration through undemocratic, unethical and unconstitutional means," he said.

In the advisory sent to the West Bengal government on Sunday, the had expressed "deep concern" over the continuing post-poll violence in the state and asked it to maintain law and order.

On Sunday night, the West Bengal government shot back a letter saying the situation in the state was "under control" and there was no failure on part of its law enforcement agencies.

The advisory came in the backdrop of violence in Sandeshkhali on Saturday.

The has claimed that five of their workers were killed whereas the ruling claimed one was killed.

First Published: Mon, June 10 2019. 10:10 IST
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