Democracy restored in WB: Antony

Defence Minister AK Antony on Thursday said that democracy has been restored in West Bengal after 34 years.

Updated: May 19, 2011, 22:21 PM IST

Kolkata: Defence Minister AK Antony
on Thursday said that democracy has been restored in West Bengal
after 34 years.

"I am very happy that after 34 years, democracy has
been restored in West Bengal," Antony, who was here to
attend the CLP meeting as observer, said addressing
newly-elected Congress MLAs at the PCC headquarters here.

He congratulated Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee and
`entire Congress colleagues of West Bengal` and the people.

"Bad days are over, difficult days are over. You will
face a series of challenges and in the coming days you will
emerge stronger," he said.

PTI