Kolkata, September 28th – 113 Left Frontal organizations today met in Kolkata at Rani Rashmoni Road into a joint Convention in a determined manner forming Bengal Platform for Mass Organisations (BPMO) to lead joint struggles against the anti People policies of the Central Government and of the TMC led State Government. The epic convention started today at 2 o clock and continued up to 7.30pm in the evening. Mentionable this is the first time that so many Left frontal organizations have come together after the history of India’s Independence with a determined goal of evicting the Union and the state Government. India has never seen such a show of left unity earlier as 113 Left Organizations spanning from every political fold of the Left came together in the state giving rise to the speculation of the formidable nature of the Alliance which is set to rattle the feathers of the power block in the state and the Centre. The Joint Forum has also decided to conduct Padayatra’s in every booths of the state in the districts and after wards will hold District level conventions to form District level units from 13th to 22nd November .Later CITU State President Shyamal Chakraborty told reporters that this mammoth formation with dismantle the power equation in the state and will fight tooth and nail against the anti people policies of the Central and the state Government. He also said that after the advent of the TMC led Government in the state unprecedented anarchy has set in and all these mass organizations has felt the need to come together in order to fight the anti democratic practices of the State Government , the corruption in Government Jobs, the anarchy in education, attack on woman and other pathetic condition of governance in the state. It has also decided to hold district wise convention by 8Th November all throughout the state. Prominent Left leaders including Basudeb Acahrya, Madan Ghosh , Nripen Chowdhury apart from Shyamal Chakarborty was present in the convention where mass organizations deliberated upon the issues and strategy before they hit the roads of the state in unison in the coming days. (Courtesy: Ganashakti)
Mihir Dasgupta said:
BSNLEU and AIBDPA are constituents of BPMO. Large number of BSNL employees and pensioners participated in the Mass Convention on 28th September’15.
Such joint organisations are necessary in all the states which will help in fighting the anti-worker, Anti-farmer, anti-people policies of the government and to safeguard the interest of the toiling masses.