Note Ban: Mamata Launches Stinging Attack On Centre


Kolkata: Continuing attack on the Central Government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that PM Modi’s move to demonetise high value currency notes is disastrous.

Here are the key points of the speech:

  • My sense is there is a deep distrust even within the BJP: Mamata
  • My humble submission to the Centre is to work together and solve this issue. We have to protect the common people: MB
  • I don’t even know whether the Union Cabinet was informed about demonetisation: MB
  • We have never seen a PM who threatens his political opponents. Prime Minister should be very sober: Mamata
  • Centre has ‘rolled back’ about 15 decisions since announcement on 8 Nov. More needed. This means they are confused: MB
  • A big damage has been done to the country for the last 13 days: Mamata Banerjee
  • I have no personal interests. I am doing this for the sake of the people of the country: Mamata
  • I will also go to Punjab to speak on behalf of the people: Mamata Banerjee
  • I will address a rally in Lucknow on November 29. I will also address a rally in Bihar: Mamata Banerjee
  • I am going to Delhi tomorrow. I will be on the road again. We are ready to join any political programme: Mamata Banerjee
  • Our protests will continue for the interests of the country: Mamata Banerjee
  • Recession has already started. GDP is already down: Mamata Banerjee
  • I am not Narendra Modi that I need to endorse a brand: Mamata Banerjee
  • This is not a political issue. We are speaking on behalf of commoners. Markets are closed. Small traders are hit: MB
  • What is the hidden agenda? Let them bring it to the public domain: Mamata Banerjee
  • So many villages do not have banks and post offices. How will they survive: Mamata Banerjee
  • The national animal, Royal Bengal Tiger, is not present on the new 2000 rupees note: Mamata Banerjee
  • Centre, in their various sectors like railways, aviation, are allowing demonitised notes but not for State govt sectors: MB
  • Lot of construction workers are going back to their homes. Jute mill workers, tea garden workers are suffering: MB
Previous article5 Naxals Surrender In Gadchiroli
Next articleRBI Allows Rs 50K/Week Withdrawal From Overdraft Accounts