Kolkata: Alleging that an “insecure” Prime Minister Narendra Modi didn’t wish to take heed to the chief ministers throughout the assembly held to debate the Covid-19 state of affairs within the nation, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday accused the previous of bypassing the federal construction and mentioned this was not a one-way communication however “one nation, one humiliation”.
Continuing her outburst in opposition to Prime Minister Modi, Banerjee mentioned the previous humiliated the chief ministers by not permitting them to talk on the assembly held to debate the Covid pandemic.
“This was not a one-way communication… it was one way humiliation… One nation, all humiliation,” she mentioned, including the Prime Minister didn’t provide any monetary help and even enable any Chief Minister to talk.
“Is the Prime Minister so insecure that he didn’t want to listen to the Chief Ministers? Why is he so scared? If he didn’t want to hear the Chief Ministers why call us? He let some District Magistrates speak and insulted the Chief Ministers,” she advised the media after PM Modi’s assembly with the district magistrates of 10 states, which was additionally attended by some chief ministers.
The Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo mentioned “it was so unfortunate that after inviting the CMs, he did not talk to us”.
She additionally claimed that solely CMs of the BJP-ruled states had been allowed to talk on the assembly, whereas others had been “reduced to puppets”.
“Only some BJP chief ministers and the PM made small speeches and ended the meeting after this. It was a casual meeting…We feel humiliated. He never asked about vaccines or about remdesivir. He never asked about black fungus cases,” she added.
Asserting that she attended the assembly to flag a number of essential points, together with vaccine scarcity, Banerjee mentioned Prime Minister Modi didn’t ask concerning the availability of beds, vaccine or oxygen or concerning the standing of the black fungus an infection in Covid-19 sufferers.
“We expected to demand vaccines but were not allowed to speak,” she added.
The Chief Minister additionally hit out at Prime Minister Modi over his assertions that contemporary Covid-19 circumstances are on a decline.
“The PM claimed that coronavirus is decreasing. This claim was done previously as well, which led to a further increase in cases. PM Modi is so insecure that he did not listen us,” Banerjee mentioned.
“I am not speaking on behalf of all chief ministers. But what is happening is… dictatorship, like martial law is going on,” she added.
Banerjee’s contemporary assault in opposition to Prime Minister Modi comes simply days after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested West Bengal ministers Subrata Mukherjee and Firhad Hakim, celebration MLA Madan Mitra and former Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee in reference to the Narada case.