Ladies leaders of the Trinamool Congress have slammed BJP nationwide basic secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, accusing him of posting a misogynistic tweet towards West Bengal Chief Minister and occasion chief Mamata Banerjee.
Mr Vijayvargiya shared a photograph of Ms Banerjee, by which she is seen cooking in a tribal village, on Twitter and, in an accompanying assertion, stated in Hindi, “Didi has already began doing the work she must do after 5 months.”
Ms Banerjee’s photograph was taken at Ballavpur village the place she had stopped for a while whereas returning to Kolkata from Birbhum district final week. The meeting election within the state is due in April-Might this 12 months.
Reacting sharply to Mr Vijayvargiya’s submit, TMC MP Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar claimed that the nation is crammed with misogynists from the BJP who suppose the place of a girl is within the kitchen.
“In case you are a girl and you’ve got aspirations to affix lively politics, keep in mind – our nation is plagued with MISOGYNISTS from BJP like these who plan to ship ladies again to the kitchen,” Ghosh Dastidar tweeted.
“Cannot think about the dearth of respect that ladies in Kailash Vijayvargiya household have to be going through,” the physician turned politician stated.
Actor turned occasion MP Nusrat Jahan stated “Shri Kailash Vijayvargiya’s feedback are OUTRIGHT MISOGYNISTIC! BJP crossed the mark by insulting each single lady who cooks, offers for households and has aspirations. Mamata Banerjee is the one feminine CM in India at current and as soon as once more, BJP targets and abuses her. #Shameful.”
BJP Mahila Morcha state president Agnimitra Paul, nevertheless, questioned how that tweet of Vijayvargiya might be misogynistic.
“Cooking can’t be a demeaning job. Our moms and grandmothers cooked for days to maintain the household. Thousands and thousands of girls – working or housewives – prepare dinner with ardour for his or her close to ones day-after-day. There are literally thousands of male cooks who’re pleased with their work. How can the tweet be demeaning or misogynistic?” she informed PTI.
Ms Paul, additionally a designer, claimed that at a gathering previously, TMC MP Abhisek Banerjee had requested the gang if they are going to put on sari and bangle if attacked.
“Is not that demeaning to Indian ladies? Carrying sari and bangle is the satisfaction of Indian ladies. What would the TMC ladies MPs need to say about that?” Ms Paul requested.
Mamata Banerjee made a sudden detour and entered the tribal village whereas returning to Kolkata after wrapping up a two-day go to to Bolpur in Birbhum district on December 30.
She joined tribal ladies and cooked greens through the shock go to to the village.
Mr Vijayvargiya on that day had stated the chief minister’s sudden go to to the village was nothing however a “drama”. His alleged misogynistic tweet was posted on the following day.