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Mamata claimed that the number of the Lok Sabha seats held by the BJP would come down in states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar, Odisha and West Bengal.
Mitra had become increasingly critical of the Amit Shah-Narendra Modi axis of power in the BJP. Mitra was nominated by BJP twice to the upper house of Parliament from Madhya Pradesh.
Banerjee today gave a call to oust BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections and accused the saffron party of trying to create "an atmosphere of Talibans, lynching, hatred and violence".
The party supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister also said that the BJP's strength would drastically reduce in the next Lok Sabha polls.
The rally is of immense importance given the party's ambition to play a major role after the next Lok Sabha polls, political observers said.
Some of the panchayat members, particularly women, brought their family members also.
A make-shift tent collapsed during Modi's rally in West Bengal's Midnapore district on June 16, following which the Centre sought a report from the West Bengal government.
Parliament Monsoon Session Day 1 HIGHLIGHTS: No-confidence motion against Modi government in Lok Sabha to be discussed on Friday
The Monsoon Session will have 18 sittings amid much-expected drama in both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.
The ruling party's reaction comes after Modi attacked Mamata Banerjee government at a Midnapore rally, accusing it of throttling democracy and running a syndicate raj in West Bengal.
LDF convenor A Vijayaraghavan has urged the people of the state to make the Left Front’s evening dharna on July 24 a big success.
Many political parties including DMK, CPI, Trinamool Congress and others have opposed the idea of ‘One nation one poll’ while many others who have supported have words of caution.
A section of Congress leaders has shown inclination to have a tie-up with the TMC in West Bengal which has a total of 42 Lok Sabha seats.
Taking the idea of simultaneous elections popularly called 'One Nation, One Election' forward, the Law Commission on Saturday started dialogues with political parties.
Sources revealed that the former CPM MP will directly report to the TMC supremo after his appointment as the convener of the committee.
The teachers and students claimed that the move will allow the state government to push Trinamool Congress youth cadres into the Leftist bastion university.