New Delhi: Taking a swipe on the Union authorities, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee alleged that Centre does not ship funds to the state throughout troublesome instances.
She as soon as once more raised query over funds despatched throughout latest cyclones whereas drawing comparability with “hundreds of Central forces and safety” despatched to each BJP chief.
“Union Residence Minister sends hundreds of Central forces and gives safety to each BJP chief. However the Centre does not ship funds (to West Bengal) throughout robust instances. What funds did you give us throughout cyclones Amphan, Fani, Bulbul and Yaas? I urge PM to look into this,” CM Mamata Banerjee mentioned on Saturday, as quoted by information company ANI.
The remark comes as sure areas in West Bengal are inundated with floodwater.
Earlier as we speak, CM Mamata Banerjee carried out an aerial survey of some flood-hit areas and mentioned that she would urge Jharkhand to arrange a plan in session along with her authorities to mitigate floods within the area.
Chatting with reporters at a flood reduction camp in Arambagh within the Hooghly district, the West Bengal Chief Minister mentioned that she’s going to request the Union authorities to arrange a grasp plan to stop floods.
“This can be a man-made flood. I’ll request Jharkhand to arrange a plan in session with us. Will request the Centre to arrange a grasp plan to stop recurrence of floods. Had the dams in Jharkhand been dredged, Bengal wouldn’t have confronted such a state of affairs,” she mentioned, as quoted by information company PTI.
Mamata Banerjee mentioned that discharge of greater than 5 lakh cusec water by PSU DVC over the previous two days with out informing the West Bengal authorities has brought about the flood within the state.
The state of affairs in elements of East and West Midnapore, Bankura, Hooghly, Birbhum, Howrah and East and West Burdwan was grim because of extreme discharge of water by DVC, following rains in Jharkhand, the Chief Minister knowledgeable.
She additional said that 4 lakh folks of the state have been affected by the floods and the state authorities was offering them reduction.
Fifty rescue and reduction groups of the Nationwide Catastrophe Response Pressure (NDRF) and SDRF had been working within the affected areas, CM Mamata added.
(With Inputs From Companies)