KOLKATA: Chief curate Mamata Banerjee said that the Centre is gathering Subhas Chandra Bose's statue successful Delhi astatine the aforesaid clip erstwhile it rejected West Bengal's tableau, depicting the relation of Netaji successful Indian Freedom conflict highlighting the indifferent cognition of the Centre's towards the State.
"Why truthful allergic to Bengal? You (Centre) rejected Bengal tableau (for Republic Day)...You are making (Netaji) statue (in Delhi) due to the fact that we pressurised you," she said portion addressing a nationalist lawsuit marking the 125th commencement day of Subhas Chandra Bose.
In a veiled onslaught towards the Centre, the Trinamool Congress supremo said, "Some forces are trying to disagreement the state implicit religion, implicit Hindus and Muslims. I petition them to work astir Mahatma Gandhi ji, Swami Vivekananda ji and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose ji. None of these personalities ever talked astir dividing the country."
Opposing Centre's determination to merge the occurrence of Amar Jawan Jyoti with National War Memorial, she said, "The Centre is doing authorities implicit this matter. We wage homage to each martyrs and state fighters. The Centre cannot make differences among soldiers who mislaid their lives for the nation. I situation nary 1 tin delete the past of Bengal and India. If they bash so, they are playing with fire."
"The Centre should person respect for state fighters. In the statue of Netaji Bose being built successful the nationalist capital, you tin constitute the day of Netaji, but what astir the day of his death? The Centre yet is incapable to find out," she added.
Speaking connected this further, Banerjee said, "Till contiguous we don't cognize astir Netaji's whereabouts. They (Centre) had said that erstwhile they travel to power, they volition enactment connected it but thing happened. In fact, we (state) person released and declassified each files connected Netaji Bose."
Born connected January 23, 1897, Netaji played a important relation successful India's state movement.Subhash Chandra Bose had besides established the Azad Hind Fauj. While determination is simply a contention implicit Bose's decease successful a level clang successful Taipei connected August 18, 1945, the Central authorities had successful an RTI (Right to Information) successful 2017 confirmed that helium had died successful the incident.
Notably, past year, the Government had declared 23rd January arsenic Parakram Diwas to commemorate the 125th commencement day of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
In a first, India volition statesman Republic Day celebrations from January 23 alternatively of January 24, to see the commencement day of precocious state combatant Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. It volition extremity connected January 30, the time Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated.
To commence the celebrations of Republic Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, connected the juncture of Netaji's 125th commencement anniversary, volition unveil the hologram statue of the state combatant astatine India Gate successful Delhi connected Sunday astatine astir 6 pm.
On January 21, the Prime Minister informed that a expansive granite statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose volition beryllium installed astatine India Gate soon. The Prime Minister has said that till the clip the enactment for the "grand statue" of Netaji, made of granite, is completed, a hologram statue would beryllium installed astatine the aforesaid place. India celebrates Republic Day connected January 26 each year.