We have Initiated “Sobar Ghore Bidyut” Programme: LIVE


Birbhum: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee is addressing a public rally at Birbhum district’s Suri on Thursday. Here are the live updates:

  • I pray to the Almighty to keep everyone in good health. Stay safe, stay well: WB CM
  • “Nana Bhasha, Nana mat, Nana Paridhan Bibidher Majhe Dekho Milan Mahaan” should be our motto: WB CM in Birbhum
  • India’s National Anthem and National Song were written by Rabindranath and Bankim: WB CM
  • We must be proud of Rabindranath, Nazrul, Vivekananda, Ambedkar: WB CM
  • We must be proud of Matangini Hazra, Binoy, Badal, Dinesh, Deshbandhu Chittaranjan, Pritilata Waddedar: WB CM
  • Do you know today is the birth anniversary of Khudiram Bose? I dedicate this day to his memory: WB CM
  • Since independence only 30 colleges were set up in Bengal till 2011. After we came to power, 45 colleges were set up:
  • Let us keep politics aside. Let us compete for development. Bengal is surging ahead. We are becoming free from shackles of34 years: WB CM
  • We have registered 28 lakh girls under Kanyashree scheme. I will keep working for people. That is my responsibility: WB CM
  • We have taken up “Sobar Ghore Bidyut” programme. Every household will receive power supply soon: WB CM
  • 84 lakh students from minority communities have received scholarships: WB CM
  • We have started a pension scheme and accident insurance for kendu leaf collectors: WB CM
  • Centre has stopped funding Asha and ICDS schemes. Yet we are funding them despite out financial problems: WB CM
  • A township is coming up in Bolpur, named Gitabitan, on 100 acres of land: WB CM
  • A Biswa Khudro Bazaar is coming up at Bolpur: WB CM
  • The biggest coal industry of India is coming up at Deocha Pachami cwhere more than one lakh people will get jobs: WB CM
  • Out of 9 crore people in Bengal, 3.2 crore people are getting rice at Rs 2/kg. Additional 3 crore people will get rice @ Rs 3/kg – Mamata
  • Did the CPM give fair price for paddy procurement? Did potato farmers get fair price for their produce under them? – WB CM
  • We have increased our revenues from Rs 20000 Cr to Rs 40000 Cr. The development we have carried out despite debt is exemplary: WB CM
  • After we came to power, Centre has been taking away our revenue for paying off debt incurred by CPM: WB CM
  • We had requested the Centre for farm loan waiver. We applied for Rs 6000 Cr as flood relief. We did not get a penny: WB CM
  • We have give compensation to flood-affected people despite no help from the Centre: WB CM
  • Few months ago, Bengal was ravaged by floods. Birbhum district was also affected: WB CM
  • We are setting up Mati Tirtha at Bardhaman. Mati is our mother. Mati is our source of inspiration: WB CM
  • Farmers can directly sell their produce at Krishak Bazaars. 176 Krishak Bazaars are coming up across Bengal: WB CM
  • 3 Krishak Bazaars have been set up in Birbhum district: WB CM
  • We have started fair price diagnostic centres which will benefit the poor people: WB CM
  • Healthcare at govt hospitals is now free. We have started fair price medicine shops in Bengal which give 60-70% discounts: WB CM
  • Rampurhat is becoming a health district. A medical college is coming up there: WB CM in Birbhum
  • We are setting up 41 new multi super speciality hospitals. 3 of those will come up in this district: WB CM at Birbhum
  • We have requested Bhutan Airlines to start flight halts at Andal: WB CM
  • I have been invited to be a part of Kolkata-Delhi flight via Andal. I will come to Andal on 7 Dec again: WB CM
  • Andal airport has been inaugurated. Flights to Delhi will begin.We have started helicopter services from Kolkata to Bolpur: WB CM.
  • Work for setting up ITIs are complete at 3 places in Birbhum district. Work for 3 more is going on: Mamata
  • Patharchapuri in this district can become a big tourist attraction: Mamata
  • The gateway coming up at Tarapith is beautiful. It will be a pride for us:CMbaul
  • I will visit Birbhum during Jaydeb Mela. Last time I came here I took initiative for development of Tarapith: Mamata
  • I have full faith in my students and youth. They will conquer the world and make Bengal proud: WB CM
  • Students and youths are the future of the country. They will take the society forward. Sabuj Sathi logo represents their spirit: WB CM
  • By January, 25 lakh students will receive cycles under Sabuj Sathi scheme:Mamata
  • 95000 of students will get bicycles under Sabuj Sathi scheme in this district. Total 40 lakh students will get cycles across Bengal: WB CM
  • We have inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for projects worth Rs 1000 Cr today. 65000 students got Sikshasree scholarship: Mamata
  • Birbhum is known for its cultural, educational heritage. Birbhum’s soil makes us proud. We are proud of the ;ranga mati’ – WB CM in Birbhum
  • The land of Birbhum is famous all over the world for Santiniketan and Bauls: WB CM
  • I extend my greetings to all for the month of festivities: WB CM in Birbhum
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