The West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress Chief Ms. Mamata Banerjee has criticized the BJP ruled States for assaulting the student’s community protesting against the CAA. Addressing a public rally in Kolkata this afternoon Ms. Banerjee criticized the Uttar Pradesh government for the death of a number of people over the issue.
Earlier Ms. Banerjee led a ‘Padayatra’ in Kolkata opposing the NRC and CAA.
The State BJP President and MP, Mr. Dilip Ghosh has opposed the statement of the Chief Minister. Mr. Ghosh alleged that Ms. Banerjee is trying to confuse the people on the issue. BJP took out ‘Abhinandan Yatra’ at different parts of the state congratulating Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah for the new law.