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Well I see a lot of people celebrating #JyotiBasu today on his birth anniversary as a person who brought economic well being to West Bengal.
In reality, the LF has collectively damaged a once most industrialised and prosperous State.
During Independence, WB contributed 24% to the total Industrial Output of the country. When LF came into power, this contribution went down to 11.6%. As Basu's tenure ended, the value had fallen to 4.6%.
Graph shows the declining contribution during his tenure
Not to forget that Basu's tenure saw a militant trade union movement.
The graph shows the number of mandays lost due to strikes and lockouts (numbers in million)
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He served as Chief Minister for 23 years 4 months and 17 days from 1977 to 2000.

#JyotiBasu of @cpimspeak , the red terrorist who oversaw not less than 5 MURDERS PER DAY in his tenure.

On his birthday, let me introduce to his killings of industry & people.

Much before they
came to power in 1977, the CPI-M started experimenting with murder as a political instrument way back in 1970 when they murdered 2 important @INCIndia leaders belonging to the Sain family of Burdwan. The level of bestiality that they stooped down to was evident by the fact that
they made the mother of the two Sain brothers eat rice drenched with the blood of her dead sons. As a result the mother lost her mental balance from which she could not recover till her death a decade later.

Devoid of any high ideology and believing in the cult of violence the
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