- Assam has been defamed by your presence, Assam Congress chief Bhupen Bora writes to Shinde
- CM Himanta has “proved himself to be nothing however a wheeler-dealer” stated Bora
- Shinde and a gaggle of different Maharashtra MLAs are staying in a Guwahati resort since they arrived
Maharashtra Political disaster: The Assam unit of the Congress on Friday staged demonstrations close to a luxurious resort the place insurgent Shiv Sena chief Eknath Shinde and different Maharashtra MLAs accompanying him are staying demanding that they go away the state as it’s reeling below a devastating flood.
Assam Congress chief Bhupen Bora additionally wrote a letter to Shinde telling him that their presence at such a crucial juncture has “defamed” the state. Congress leaders weren’t allowed to enter the resort and a police official deployed there was requested handy over the letter to the Sena chief.
Slogan-shouting social gathering employees demonstrated close to the resort for a while. The Shiv Sena-led coalition authorities in Maharashtra, of which the Congress is part, is dealing with a disaster following the dissidence of a bit of its MLAs led by Shinde.
Assam is a land the place individuals give a number of respect to ethics and values however “your presence in Guwahati with the MLAs of the ruling Shiv Sena from Maharashtra, who’ve been stored in a resort for alleged horse-trading to topple the elected Maharashtra authorities and the continued media protection of the identical, has not gone down effectively with the individuals,” Bora stated within the letter to Shinde.
“Assam has been defamed by your presence,” he stated within the letter. The BJP authorities’s alleged help to Shinde’s presence right here has sullied the picture of Assam and its individuals, Bora alleged.
The Congress chief claimed that the flood-affected persons are struggling severely in absence of sufficient reduction and when the state is confronted with devastation, “your presence right here and the actions of the state in offering royal hospitality to you, is kind of unfair and unacceptable”.
Assam has seen towering political personalities however the current Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has “proved himself to be nothing however a wheeler-dealer encouraging and supporting political horse-trading within the state”, he alleged.
Sarma and his authorities equipment must be busy with flood administration however the presence of the insurgent MLAs right here has proved to be a hindrance, the Congress chief stated.
“Contemplating the harm that you’ve induced to Assam and its individuals by your presence, I wish to advise you to go away Assam on the earliest within the higher curiosity of the state,” Bora added within the letter which was shared with the media. Shinde and a gaggle of different Maharashtra MLAs are staying within the resort since they arrived right here from Surat on Wednesday morning.
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