West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee suffered an damage to her leg throughout election campaigning in Nandigram on Wednesday. Whereas the two-time Chief Minister has revealed she was manhandled by 4-5 individuals and has been injured, the Bhartiya Janata Get together has claimed that she has been crying foul.
In response to sources, Mamata Banerjee has suffered “grave” damage and a “main crack” and can stay below hospital remark for the subsequent 48 hrs. The West Bengal CM has additionally complained of chest ache at present.
After the incident passed off, Mamata Banerjee’s nephew and TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee took to Twitter and shared an image of the injured Chief Minister on the hospital and stated, “BJP, brace yourselves to see the ability of individuals of Bengal on Sunday, Could 2nd”
After the incident, Mamata Banerjee spoke to the media and stated “I used to be standing close to the automotive when 4-5 individuals out of the blue got here and pushed me. My leg was crushed. It is a conspiracy towards me. There have been no policemen round me.”
Whereas stepping into the backseat of her automotive, Banerjee – who was gasping closely – informed media individuals, “Take a look at my leg. There may be swelling. I’m feeling feverish. Please depart me alone now…I’m having chest ache…not feeling properly. I wish to go to Kolkata for therapy.”
BJP raises questions over Mamata’s damage
Bharatiya Janata Get together’s nationwide common secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya speaking to ABP Information termed the incident as a dramatic stunt for looking for sympathy. He questioned how might this occur amid the convoy she was surrounded by. He added that the BJP desires a CBI probe into the matter in order that the reality is unveiled.
Senior officers of West Bengal have sought a report from SP and DIG on the incident. Motion to be initiated based mostly on these reviews.
Eyewitness Claims Mamata Banerjee was not pushed
Mamata Banerjee filed her nomination from Nandigram on Wednesday and was anticipated to spend the night time within the constituency however she returned instantly to Kolkata, round 130 km away after getting injured. A inexperienced hall was created for quick entry to the SSKM Hospital, the place she was admitted.
The Chief Minister underwent a battery of exams together with neurological exams and an X-ray of her left leg. Late within the night time, she was despatched to the Bangur Institute of Neurosciences at SSKM for an MRI.
Information company ANI reported that in keeping with an eyewitness referred to as Suman Maity, Mamata had been surrounded by a throng of individuals on the time she received injured. “When she got here right here, the general public gathered round her and he or she received damage in her neck and leg,” the scholar stated. When requested whether or not she was pushed, he replied “no” and stated their automotive had been transferring slowly on the time of the incident.