KOLKATA: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Saturday accused the state Dwelling Division of concentrating on him over his response to the Malda plastic manufacturing unit blast which claimed the lives of six individuals.
He mentioned concentrating on the constitutional head of West Bengal in accusatory tweets quantities to gross misdemeanour, is an affront to the Structure and signifies that the forms is in “political captivity”.
Dhankhar had requested the administration to regulate “unlawful bomb-making” within the state following the explosion at Malda’s Sujapur on November 19.
The Dwelling Division, with out naming anybody, had tweeted that the blast occurred in the course of the manufacturing course of and has received nothing to do with unlawful bomb-making, as prompt “non-responsibly” by some quarters.
It mentioned the time is to be “factually appropriate”.
The governor, in a collection of tweets, hit out on the state administration over alleged political partisanship.
“Accusatory tweets @HomeBengal qua Governor factually untenable and past any justifiability. Flagged situation @MamataOfficial. Concentrating on Constitutional Head indicative of forms in political captivity,” he tweeted.
These unlucky transgressions are actionable.
Concentrating on Constitutional Head indicative of forms in ‘political captivity. pic.twitter.com/tiwsjFO66G
— Governor West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar (@jdhankhar1) November 21, 2020
“Such emasculation, capitulation and politicisation of police @WBPolice and forms @MamataOfficial unlucky and augurs sick for democracy,” he mentioned in one other Twitter put up.
Dhankhar mentioned he has sought a response from the extra chief secretary of the Dwelling Division over its tweets.
“Sought response of ACS Dwelling on tweets @HomeBengal as such affront to structure & rule of regulation can neither be missed nor condoned,” Dhankhar mentioned.
The governor, within the communication to the house secretary, mentioned the response by the division in its tweets to his expression of anguish over regulation and order, crime towards ladies and unnatural deaths within the state on November 19 and on an earlier event in October, constituted an affront to the workplace he holds.
“Administration @MamataOfficial nonetheless in political mode in breach of observance of ‘political neutrality’ shall face due accountability in exemplary method,” he cautioned in one other tweet.
Dhankhar, who has been at loggerheads with the state administration since assuming cost because the governor final 12 months, has been crucial of a piece of the police and administration, accusing them of changing into politicised and dealing as per the directives of the ruling Trinamool Congress.