Kolkata, Jun 2: Mamata Banerjee who is jubilant over her success in the Bengal semifinals said that this is a 'landmark victory'. She added that she is happy as it is people's victory as she won Kolkata and leads Bengal.
Mamata has called for immediate assembly polls in Bengal. She told CNN IBN that she is ready for the alliance with Congress for the polls if they want. She added that she never thought of breaking up the rapports with Congress. She revealed that Congress should appreciate their success, too.
Mamata who arrived in Kolkata on Wednesday, Jun 2, said that it is the moral responsibility of the state government to step down. State government should have resigned after the Lok Sabha Polls, she added.
TMC won Kolkata corporation with 95 out of 141 wards. Trinamool won Salt Lake municipality too.
TMC leads 95 out of 141 municipal bodies in Kolkata civic poll, where as Left could win 33, Congress 10 and others, 3. In overall Bengal results, Left won 17 seats, TMC 30 and Congress 8. CPM and TMC fought neck and neck in the Bengal battle, when Trinamool won Kolkata. The scores in Salt Lake is 9 for Left , 16 for TMC and zero for congress and others.