Will intensify protests if TMC govt doesn't reduce VAT on fuel, warns Bengal BJP chief Sukanta Majumdar
Over 20 states, mostly NDA -ruled ones, followed suit by reducing VAT on fuel, but some states, including West Bengal, have not done so.
The difference in opinion among BJP’s Bengal outfit state functionaries has surfaced following growing rebellion within the party cadre.
Several new faces are expected to be inducted in the state committee and existing district committees are also likely to witness major changes.
West Bengal is not among the states like Odisha and Bihar that have cut VAT on petrol and diesel after the Union government announced the reduction of excise duty on both fuels before Diwali.
Claiming that TMC does not want people to exercise their franchise, the BJP leader said he does not know the reason behind it. Claiming that TMC does not want people to exercise their franchise, the
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BJP national President, Jagat Prakash Nadda on Monday appointed Dr Sukanta Majumdar as the State party president for the West Bengal unit.
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Refusing to attach much importance to the series of defections plaguing the saffron camp in the last few months, Majumdar said those committed to the ideology and cause can never leave the party.
BJP will end culture of post-poll violence in West Bengal, says new-state party chief Sukanta Majumdar
In August, Calcutta High Court ordered a court-monitored CBI probe into the incidents of post-poll violence in the state.
The BJP replaced its West Bengal unit president Dilip Ghosh with Sukanta Majumdar, Lok Sabha MP from Balurghat in the state.