Mamata change Twitter DP, to protest desecration of reformer status
Npnews24 online: In a fierce battle, Mamata Banerjee launched a scathing attack on BJP president Amit shah, Banerjee attack Amit Shah when supporter of the BJP and TMC fought pitched battles on the street of Kolkata. To protest desecration of Vidyasagar statue, Mamata changes Twitter DP with his photo. Trinamool congress’s official account on Twitter and Facebook was also changed with a picture of Vidyasagar.
MS. Banerjee is scheduled to take out protest rally smashing the bust of the social reformer in north Kolkata.
“Does he (Shah) know the heritage of the Calcutta University? Is he aware of the famous personalities who had studied here? He should be ashamed of this attack,” she said adding that there will be a protest rally on Wednesday. The TMC leader also criticised the Election Commission for allegedly not taking enough action against the BJP for spending huge amount of unaccounted money in the polls.
Addressing a press conference in New Delhi, Mr.Shah accused “the TMC goons” of vandalizing the bust of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar inside a college, saying it was done to gain “sympathy” as Ms. Banerjee-led party has realized its “reverse count” has begun.
The CPI (M) has also called for protest rallies against the incident. The intellectuals of the city will take out a protest march from College Street