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We would never accept that out of our own kids behaving that way if they lost, right? I mean, if my daughters accused the other side of cheating when they lost, when there was no evidence of it, we would scold them.
We are as good Congressmen as any of the others. Our credentials as Congressmen cannot be doubted.... If you stop listening to others, you will have no conversation. And in the absence of a conversation we cannot succeed in taking forward our agendas.
Mamata Banerjee often accuses of us trying to turn West Bengal into Gujarat. Yes, absolutely. We shall convert Bengal into Gujarat so that our children get jobs here and don’t have to go to Gujarat.
The day ballot paper elections come back, the BJP will know its place. Some magicians of the EVM had also approached us during the election. They offered to give us victory on all 28 seats [in Madhya Pradesh]. But we, being from Gandhiji’s party, don’t want to grab power by deceiving people or using force.
We are artists. What is the difference between us and a male actor or director? They are made into heroes and women are made into conniving witches. It makes me nauseous and sick. And it’s even stranger that some women [in Bollywood] are pushing this narrative forward.