Amit Malviya – National In-charge of BJP’s IT Dept.:
Today, 20th Jun, is West Bengal Day.
Dr Syama Prasad Mukherjee ensured that despite Muslim League’ push for entire Bengal to be part of Pakistan, West Bengal, largely Hindu majority, stayed with India.
Imagine the plight of Hindu Bengalis had that not been the case!
Dr Syama Prasad Mukherjee convinced the British delegation that while Bengal had 56% Muslims, West Bengal was largely Hindu majority and should be partitioned like Punjab.
Strangely, while the communists favoured dividing Punjab, they wanted entire Bengal to be given to Pakistan!