Kolkata: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will interact with the people of West Bengal virtually on July 21 on `Shahid Dibas`.
Taking to Twitter on Tuesday,WB CM said that she will instruct the people virtually at 2 pm on Shahid Dibas.
“With the blessings, Bengal preferred us to a landslide win and a historic third term in government. I will be instructing my brothers and sisters on July 21st #ShahidDibas at 2 PM. Virtually, owing to the limits to curb the pandemic,” tweeted Banerjee.
Mamata Banerjee stated that Shahid Dibas is an earnest event to remember 13 Bravehearts who cruelly murdered in a politically orchestrated violence back in 1993.
“#ShahidDibas on every 21st July is a thoughtful occasion for us to commemorate our 13 Bravehearts who brutally murdered in a politically orchestrated violence back in 1993. We take this event every year to pay our tributes for their heroic sacrifice,” she said.
July 21 1993, is marked as Martyr`s Day, 13 TMC workers died in a rally on Mayo Road in Kolkata after the local police gunned fire on them.
The deceased were marching towards Writers` Buildings claiming that the voters` identity card be made the only authentication to verify voters. Writers` Buildings was then the state secretariat.
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