Eyeing the West Bengal and Assam Assembly election, Home Minister Amit Shah will handle rallies in each states at this time. HM Shah has already reached Assam, the place he’s more likely to meet, the ‘Maharaj’ of Koch-Rajbongshi who heads a faction of the Greater Cooch Behar Peoples’ Association (GCPA) in Chirang district in decrease Assam.
After Assam, Home Minister Amit Shah will attain West Bengal to flag off the fourth spherical of the BJP’s ‘Poriborton Yatra’ from Cooch Behar in West Bengal and in addition handle a public assembly. On the identical day, he can even go to Thakurnagar, beginning by paying his tributes on the Harichand Thakur temple. Harichand Thakur, a disciple of Vaishnavite saint Chaitanya Mahaprabhu had based the sect within the 19th century and noticed his followers develop to areas each in West Bengal and Bangladesh.
After this within the night, the Union Home Minister will handle a gathering of the occasion’s social media volunteers in Kolkata.
Matua group, an essential issue for Bengal Elections
Considering the upcoming Assembly elections, Thakurnagar is taken into account to be essential in Bengal politics this time. Thakurnagar is taken into account a stronghold of the Matua group. This city is situated simply 15 kilometers from the border of Bangladesh. The individuals of Thakurnagar, that are thought of to be the stronghold of the Matua group, need the Citizenship Act (CAA) to be applied very quickly. With the implementation of this legislation, Hindu refugees who’ve settled right here from Bangladesh and settled for years, who don’t actually have a everlasting lease of land, will get citizenship of India.
The individuals of the Matua group haven’t settled in Thakurnagar solely, Their inhabitants can also be good in Nadia, North 24 Parganas, and South 24 Parganas districts. Their vote is decisive in about 21 seats in Bengal, which play an essential position in any occasion’s victory.
Earlier Shah’s tour of West Bengal was postponed because of the violence within the tractor parade of farmers on Republic Day in Delhi. Significantly, the West Bengal BJP is taking out 5 Parivartan Yatras within the state which can go by all 294 meeting constituencies. BJP president JP Nadda flagged off three journeys from Navdeep in Nadia district, Tarapith in Birbhum, and Jhargram final week.