Varanasi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday faced opposition from the Hindu Yuva Vahini in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency Varanasi. Supporters of this right-wing organization showed black flags to Mamata Banerjee and raised slogans against her.
Show black flags to CM Mamta
CM Mamta Banerjee reached Varanasi on Wednesday evening to address an election meeting in support of the Samajwadi Party candidate. She was on her way towards Dashashwamedh Ghat to attend the ‘Ganga Aarti’ when Hindu Yuva Vahini activists started shouting slogans by showing black flags in front of her convoy at Chetganj intersection.
Slogans of ‘Jai Shri Ram’ were raised
During this, Mamta Banerjee got down from her vehicle and stood on the road for some time. On moving forward, he also faced opposition at Gadolia, where BJP supporters showed him black flags and raised slogans of ‘Mamata Banerjee go back’. The protesting youths also raised slogans of ‘Jai Shri Ram’.
CM Yogi has established Hindu Yuva Vahini
Hindu Yuva Vahini was founded nearly two decades ago by BJP leader and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The police force deployed in the area rushed to snatch the black flags from the hands of the protesting youths and chased them away.
Mamta has come in the campaign of SP in Varanasi
Trinamool Congress (TMC) President Mamata Banerjee has come to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency Varanasi, ahead of the seventh and final phase of Uttar Pradesh elections, to campaign for the candidates of the Samajwadi Party (SP) and its allies.