Mamata meets Modi, raises BSF jurisdiction
The Times of India Delhi|November 25, 2021
New Delhi: Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, at her meeting with PM Modi in Delhi on Wednesday, raised a host of Center-state administrative and political issues and invited him to inaugurate next year’s Bengal Global Business Summit, which he has “accepted”, reports Mohua Chatterjee.
Mohua Chatterjee

After the meeting, the Trinamool chief said that she asked the PM to withdraw the order on extending the jurisdiction of BSF in border states since “it would disturb the local law and order situation within the state due to confrontations between central and state law and order agencies”. She said, “We are not against BSF or central agencies, but it is a question of federalism.”

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