Jamshedpur : Agriculture minister Banna Gupta on Friday said that Saryu Roy is dreaming to win Jamshedpur West seat on Narendra Modi magic.
“It’s really surprising that Saryu Roy is dreaming to win the seat on Modi magic. I fail to understand how many `monkeys’ will sit on Modi shoulders,” he asked while addressing a press meet at his office in Kadma.
The sitting Congress MLA from Jamshedpur West alleged that BJP candidate Roy wants to win elections on so-called Modi wave. “ I have confident on myself that the development work done by me will ensure my win,” Gupta said.
“I can challenge Roy to prove a single corruption charges against me during my tenure as MLA. He alleged me that I have stolen government electricity. But he has not proved this charge,” Gupta said.
Gupta also claimed that Roy and his supporters insulted Congress workers during a litti party in Mango two days back. Roy asked his bodyguard to train his gun at Congress worker Omprakash Singh,” Gupta said.
Gupta said he would file his nomination papers on November 14. “As per our plans we will assemble at Aam Bagan ground in Sakchi and then walk to the deputy commissioner’s office to file nominations.
On Dulal Bhuiyan’s entry into Congress, Gupta said the party has given honour to son of a Dalit.