The Prime Minister said that the people of Bengal will witness the real meaning of change when BJP comes into power in the state. He said that West Bengal needs to move forward on the path of development. Citing the example of Tripura, Mr Modi alleged that in West Bengal, no development has taken place as the TMC led state government is using all their energy to oppose the central schemes. He also assured that if BJP comes into power in West Bengal, the party will take the decision to implement central projects for farmers in its first cabinet meeting. Criticizing the Trinamool Congress leadership, Mr Modi said that those who are in favour of development, have joined the BJP.
Later, the Prime Minister attended another programme and dedicated to the nation projects related to the oil, gas and road sector worth four thousand and seven hundred crore rupees.
He laid the foundation stone of the second catalytic dewaxing unit at the Haldia refinery of Indian Oil Corporation Limited and inaugurated three projects, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited BPCL’s LPG Import Terminal, GAIL’s Dobhi-Durgapur Natural Gas Pipeline and NHAI’s four lane ROB cum flyover at Ranichak.