Kolkata: Newly-appointed BJP’s West Bengal unit president Sukanta Majumdar on Tuesday pledged to fight the ‘Talibanization of the state’. He said that the party will rectify its mistakes and emerge victorious in the coming days. Refusing to give much importance to cases of people leaving the BJP in the last few months, Majumdar said those who have commitment to the party’s ideology and its cause will never leave the party.
Addressing the felicitation ceremony at the party’s headquarters in the state, Majumdar said, “With the support of the party leadership and my predecessors, I will continue my fight against Talibanisation of the state.” For us, BJP workers are our real assets. If we have made any mistake, we will rectify it.
“Those who think that they can harm the party by leaving it, they are wrong. BJP will emerge victorious in the coming days. Those who have commitment to the party’s ideology and purpose will never leave the party.
Sukanta Majumdar now Bengal BJP new state president
The BJP has appointed Sukanta Majumdar, a Lok Sabha member from Balurghat, as the new president of the party’s West Bengal unit. In the backdrop of internal differences in the party and leaders switching sides to the ruling Trinamool Congress in the state, the party has replaced Dilip Ghosh with Majumdar. According to the statement issued by the party, Dilip Ghosh has been made the National Vice President of BJP. There was still about a quarter of a year left for Ghosh’s tenure as state president to end.