Kolkata: Jangalmahal is one of the targeted zone of Trinamool. So West Bengal government is eager to secure the Lok Sabha 2019. South Bengal State Transport Corporation is all set to introduce separate division in Jangalmahal along with upgrading the bus service. Not only employment and the locals will get the priority.
Two divisions- Belgharia and Durgapur runs under SBSTC. Jangalmahal will be incorporated in that list. West Midnapore, Bankura, Purulia and 24 blocks of Jhargram comes under this division. SBSTC chairman Tamonash Ghosh said, Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the division on her tour to Jhargram administrative meeting on August 9. In the first level twenty four bus will be inaugurated and gradually it will rise the numbers.
According to Transportation department, the old employee will remain and the locals will be attatched on contractual basis. But the total number of employees and number of depot has not been fixed yet.
Trinamool couldn’t stand well on Panchayat election in Jangalmahal. So Lok Sbaha Election is the last chance for TMC. Few days ago Mamata Banerjee took the charge of Adivasi Kalyan Department removing Churamani Mahato as Banerjee is not happy with the development over there. Government has taken many schemes for Jangalmahal to develop the area.