BJP has sparked phobia among people of Kashmir says Mamata
| Wednesday | 14th August, 2019
Kolkata: The BJP has created phobia among the people of Kashmir and anyone asking anything about the valley has been threatened, while the media has been forced to give a rosy picture of the area, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday.
She was addressing a gathering at Behala on Wednesday evening, on the eve of Independence Day.
Acknowledging the contribution of Raja Rammohan Roy and Vidyasagar, she said: "Raja Rammohan had fought to stop the evil practice of sati and Vidyasagar had introduced widow remarriage.
Banerjee will hoist the National Flag at Red Road and take the guard of honour on Thursday morning on the 73rd Independence Day of India.
Independence Day will be observed in all 341 blocks throughout the state.
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