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Omar backs Mamata, says TMC will sweep polls in WB

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Thursday said BJP's attempt to "polarise" the electorate in will come to nothing as the will sweep the polls in the state.

"The BJP can team up with the in West Bengal, they can have a tailor-made campaign designed to fragment & polarise the electorate, they can have all their model code violations overlooked. None of it will matter because on the 23rd @MamataOfficial didi will sweep West Bengal," Abdullah said in a tweet, tagging

The former was apparently referring to the violence in Kolkata during Amit Shah's visit the other day. He was alluding May 23 when the results of polls would be declared.

Other opposition leaders and parties have also supported Banerjee as she protested against the Election Commission's decision to cut short the duration of poll campaign in the state in the wake of the violence.

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First Published: Thu, May 16 2019. 15:31 IST