New Delhi, News24 Bureau, April 29: TMC has reacted to PM Modi's allegation of 40 TMC MLAs being in touch with him; TMC blames that prime minister is encouraging horse trading and that it will now go to EC.
Derek O'Brien of TMC on PM's remark said, "40 TMC MLAs in contact with me": Expiry Babu PM. Nobody will go with you, not even 1 councilor. Are you election campaigning or horse-trading, your expiry date is near. Today, we are complaining to EC. Charging you with horse trading." In an open challenge to Mamata Banerjee, PM Modi said that now no one can save the West Bengal CM because 40 TMC MLAs are in touch with him.Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Serampore, West Bengal and said this in as many words, "Goons of TMC are trying their hardest to stop people from voting and attacking BJP workers, they are not letting BJP leaders campaign." Further shocking her Modi added, "Didi, on 23 May when the results will come, lotus will bloom everywhere and your MLAs will leave you. Even today, didi, 40 of your MLAs are in contact with me."Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday had accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of buying votes in the general elections and said her party will request the Election Commission to seek an account of expenditure for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rallies, according to PTI.