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WB violence: Governor to discuss situation with Buddhadeb

Last Updated: Saturday, January 8, 2011 - 15:04

Kolkata: Asking the West Bengal
government once again to act, West Bengal Governor MK
Narayanan, who has described the killings in Lalgarh as "a day
of sorrow and shame", on Saturday said he would discuss the
situation with Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee.

"Every killing is a stab in the heart and violence
cannot be supported," Narayanan told reporters on the
sidelines of a function at the Bengal Engineering and Science
University (BESU) at Shibpur in Howrah district.

"The time has come for action to tackle law and order
and all of us should work together. I will discuss the
situation with the chief minister," the Governor said.

Asked if he would send a report to the Centre,
Narayanan said the Union Home Minister was aware of the

In a strongly-worded statement yesterday he had said
that the government should act before reaching a point of no


First Published: Saturday, January 8, 2011 - 15:04
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