Ram Navami has never been celebrated in Bengal in a manner it is being this year. Despite the Mamata Banerjee administration’s covert and not-so-covert opposition to such public displays of piety by Hindus
Right to a dignified existence is a fundamental right for all. But the Hindus are denied this basic right in the state of West Bengal which has been a true hub of nationalism before independence. Indian renaissance has its origins in Bengal with Raja Rammohan Roy giving birth to the idea of Indian nationhood.
Muslim radicalization is on the rise in West Bengal, thanks to competitive minority appeasement practiced by the Left and Trinamool Congress for over 33 years, demographic changes happening due to large scale illegal immigration from Bangladesh and impoverishment due to neglect by successive governments in power.