During the election campaigning for Bhartiya Janata Party in Bengal, UP CM Yogi Adityanath on promised to people of Bengal that anti-Romeo squads are going to be formed in West Bengal once the BJP forms a government within the state. Addressing a public meeting in Hooghly district, Adityanath said Bengal is not any longer safe for ladies under Mamata Banerjee government.
“I want to ask the government why Bengal isn’t safe for ladies . Once the BJP involves power, education and transport are going to be made free for women . Anti-Romeo squads are going to be formed in Bengal to affect those that lollygag around girls’ schools,” he said.
After the BJP came to power in Uttar Pradesh in 2017, anti-Romeo squads were launched to make sure safety of girls .
“I want to ask where is that the paribartan (change) that Mamata Banerjee had promised 10 years ago? What happened to its Maa, Mati and Manush slogan? I even have come here to ask Mamata Banerjee about it,” he said.