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PM Modi slams Mamata Banerjee in Jalpaiguri over her dharna, says people not scared of violence created by 'Didi'

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 08 February 2019, 04:55 PM
PM Modi addresses mega rally in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal (Photo Source: Twitter)
PM Modi addresses mega rally in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal (Photo Source: Twitter)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday a mega rally in Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee’s home turf - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal. Eralier in the day, the prime minister laid the foundation stone of several development projects in the state. He also inaugurated circuit bench of Calcutta High Court at Jalpaiguri. The rallyw, which took place in Churabhandar of Jalpaiguri's Maynaguri block, comes amid the ongoing showdown between Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) agency over Shardha Chit fund scam cases. As politics played in the streets of Kolkata, Modi is expected to fire fresh salvos at the Mamata-led Trinamool Congress (TMC) government, who has been making desperate attempts to give a final shape to the proposed grand alliance of the opposition parties to upset the BJP in the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections 2019 due by May.

Here are the Highlights from PM Modi's Jalpaiguri rally:

  Feb 08, 2019  16:45 (IST)

Inspite of so much violence and torture created by Didi (Mamata Banerjee), no one is scared. You all are powerful. You are our inspiration and energy, says Narendra Modi in Jalpaiguri.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:46 (IST)

Congress not only stopped the Triple Talaq Bill in Parliament, but now they are talking about abolishing Triple Talaq completely: PM Modi's fresh salvos at the Rahul Gandhi-led party.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:36 (IST)

A full majority government is the reason for this rapid rate of growth in India. So many policies have been implemented because of a strong government, says the prime minister.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:35 (IST)

The people of Bengal have shown that the politics of violence won't scare them. They elected the BJP by a massive margin in Panchayat elections: PM Modi.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:35 (IST)

India is a democracy which applies to Bengal as well. BJP Karyakartas are not afraid of violence, says Modi.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:33 (IST)

The moment I said Mahamilavat in Lok Sabha, they created a commotion, their face became forlorn. Whenever, you bring out their reality, they start to shout: Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:27 (IST)

Only those who are corrupt have a problem with Modi, says the prime minister in Jalpaiguri.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:26 (IST)

In an apparent reference to the ongoing showdown between CBI and Kolkata Police, PM Modi said It was for the first time that a CM held a dharna, just to protect some dishonest people.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:24 (IST)

The inexpensive ration that the people of West Bengal receive, the free LPG connection that they are getting, the medicines that they are buying at cheap price, is all sent by the central government, says Narendra Modi.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:22 (IST)

Minutes before his West bengal rally, the prime minister took to Twitter and wrote, "Come to Jalpaiguri and see the support for BJP! Speaking at a huge rally". WATCH LIVE here:

  Feb 08, 2019  16:19 (IST)

Today our government is taking all efforts to provide the best facilities to the poor. I urge the people here to take the facilities given by central government schemes: Modi in Mamata Banerjee's home turf West Bengal.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:18 (IST)

The government never paid attention to the sustained development of this region. Our government opened the shut tea-plantations here: Narendra Modi.

  Feb 08, 2019  16:18 (IST)

I have a special relation with North Bengal. You grow tea, I make the tea, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Jalpaiguri,

First Published: Friday, February 08, 2019 04:12 PM
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