Kolkata: Trinamool Congress leader and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has said that India Alliance will contest in all the Lok Sabha constituencies of the country.
Addressing a party rally in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas, Mamata Banerjee said, “India Alliance has no plan; no leadership; no strategy. We will contest all Lok Sabha constituencies across the country. During the elections, the party said it would give 5 kg of rice free if the BJP wins. Trinamool in 2021 Ever since Congress won again, our government has been providing 5 kg of rice free to all the poor.
The central government has blocked the financial channels to be provided to the state government. They don’t even release funds for the 100 day program. However, the state government continues to implement it. Apart from that, West Bengal government is also implementing various welfare schemes. We have fulfilled many election promises. We have provided smart card to the students. We give bicycles to girls when they study in class 9. We give you smart phone when you study in 12th standard.
Poor girls studying till 18 years of age, before their marriage Rs. 25 thousand is given. This amount is given to them irrespective of their religion or caste. Women today are carefree. They are the pride of our society. Incentives are given to girls during their 12th standard and college studies. Similarly, special programs are being implemented for Adivasis and Muslims,” he said.