Buddhadeb’s criticism of shutdowns ‘wrong’: AchuthanandanAugust 27th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 27 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan does not agree with his West Bengal couterpart and fellow Communist Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s criticism of shutdowns.”Bhattacharjee would not have said so. If he did, he is wrong,” Achuthanandan said here Wednesday.
He was responding to reporters’ query seeking his reaction to the fellow Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader’s comments.
“Bandhs (shutdowns) do not help the country,” Bhattacharjee told a business gathering in Kolkata, saying he found siege and shutdowns “immoral”.