Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], June 28 (ANI): Calling the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) a “militant entity”, Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Amit Mitra on Thursday accused the latter of creating an emergency-like situation in the country. Also Read - Live Cricket Score Ind vs Aus 4th Test Day 3 Today's Match Live Updates Gabba, Brisbane: Rahane-Pujara Eye Solid Start

Speaking to media, here, Mitra said, “An emergency-like situation has been created in the nation by the BJP. They have created fear among all over the country.” Also Read - Vaccination Drive Suspended in Maharashtra Till Monday Due to CoWin App Glitches

The TMC leader further hit out at BJP president Amit Shah and said, “Shah who himself is a dangi (goon) is talking about violence in Bengal. There is no discipline in their own party because they are a militant entity.” Also Read - Day 1 of Largest Vaccination Drive Ends as Over 1.9 Frontline Workers Get First Jabs | 10 Points

Mitra’s statement comes after Shah slammed the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC government in West Bengal for allegedly stalling BJP’s development schemes in the state.

Addressing a gathering in West Bengal’s Purulia, Shah said, “Development schemes of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government are not reaching the people of Bengal because of TMC government.”

Earlier, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had called the BJP a “militant organisation”.

“We are not a militant organisation like the BJP. They are creating fights not only among Christians, Muslims but also among Hindus,” she said. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.