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Lok Sabha polls: Chronic political violence in West Bengal allows Modi, Shah to craft narrative against Mamata, TMC


The BJP, which has been looking for a stronger footprint in West Bengal in this Lok Sabha election, has maneuvered the salvos aimed at it by West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and her party Trinamool Congress (TMC) to its advantage and thereby create a nationwide narrative to corner the latter. The violence following BJP president Amit Shah’s roadshow in Kolkata on Tuesday indicates the intolerance and divisive politics of Mamata and the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC).

Shah, speaking at a press conference in New Delhi today said, “BJP has been contesting in all states, but there have been ...


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