New Delhi, August 11, News24 Bureau: "We wiill never support Mamata either at state level or at national level, says the CPI-M veteran adding that the CPI-M has taken up the issues of the farmers and the governments have bowed before this. So one should not think that CPI-M is wiped out, it is very much relevant in the present times.
On Ram Mandir issue he says, "What is religion? There is a holy relationship between the God and the Soul. None should have the right to interfere in between. Will Lord Ram come and ask you why he is not being worshipped and Lord Krishna is being worshipped instead."
On 2019 elections he says, "Who could have imagined that Manmohan Singh would be the PM of India in 2004, so the possibilites galore in political spectrum."
He says that Rafale Deal is a very big scam and the governmnet is answerable to the people of India.
Getting philosophical he encapsulates the ideology of Left thus, "If you are young and are not influenced by Left you are not romantic , if you grow-up and are still inspired by Left ideology you are not a human being.
Reasoning that they can never support Mamata Bannerji as "she runs the government like a fascist."