Kolkata: A purported video clip wherever West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is seen sitting connected a wheelchair and moving her plastered limb backmost and distant has gone viral connected societal media, giving her rivals an accidental to assertion that she was playing up her injuries to triumph sympathy.
The TMC, however, has condemned the "manner successful which the enactment supremo has been insulted", and said the rival BJP should larn however to respect women, quality bureau PTI reported.
Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit shared the video from his verified Twitter account.
(The authenticity of the video has not yet been verified.)
— Ashoke Pandit (@ashokepandit) April 2, 2021
BJP spokesperson Pronoy Roy, who besides shared the clip connected Facebook, said Banerjee should "stop putting up a play implicit her injuries" to garner nationalist enactment successful the midst of the assembly elections.
This video drawback which has surfaced connected networking websites has not been filmed by anybody from the BJP. It was recorded by immoderate TMC enactment workers. We privation her to get backmost to mean beingness soon, we besides commune for that... But she indispensable halt putting up this play by moving astir successful a wheelchair.
"If she was exercising her limb by shaking it past I suggest that she commencement walking arsenic that volition assistance her recuperate faster," helium said.
Taking beardown objection to the remarks made by BJP leaders, authorities curate Shashi Panja said the saffron camp, by raising suspicion implicit Banerjee's injuries, has not conscionable insulted her but each the women of Bengal.
"We condemn the mode the BJP is insulting our beloved CM. They are not conscionable insulting our CM, but besides the different women of the state. We impulse them to amusement due respect to the women of this state," Panja said.
Former BJP person Yashwant Sinha, who joined the TMC recently, said if anybody was churning retired lies, it was the BJP and not the TMC.
"Are they (BJP leaders) trying to accidental that a full batch of radical progressive (in treating her) including eminent doctors are lying? It's lone the BJP which is susceptible of speaking specified lies. I've nary uncertainty successful my caput that they are the ones down this (propaganda)," Sinha, who had served arsenic the concern curate successful the Atal Bihari Vajpayee cabinet, stated.
Banerjee sustained injuries connected her near leg, waist, enarthrosis and cervix arsenic she fell down aft allegedly being pushed by miscreants successful Nandigram connected March 10.
(With inputs from PTI)