West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee hit out at Centre, saying the prime minister had assured to help the state to carry out assistance for the victims of Cyclone 'Bulbul', but they are not releasing funds. As per news agency PTI, Mamata said, " Rs 17, 000 cr is due to us from the Centre. if they had given us the due amount, we could have used that to carry out relief works." She also suggested that political parties should not use this opportunity to play politics.
Published On: Nov 14, 2019