This year, for a change, a sweet shop in Howrah recently made sweets statuettes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, and three leaders of Sanjukta Morcha. These statuettes have been made amidst the ongoing West Bengal polls.
West Bengal: A sweet shop in Howrah has made ‘sweet’ statuettes of PM Modi, CM Mamata Banerjee & leaders of Sanjukta Morcha along with sweets etched with logos of political parties
“What could be better than sweets to encourage people to vote,” said sweet shop owner (02.04) pic.twitter.com/UwgcZ5e9dq
— ANI (@ANI) April 2, 2021
Besides PM Modi and CM Banerjee, the sweet shops made a three-headed statuette, which featured Left Front chairman Biman Bose, Congress state chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and ISF chief Abbas Siddiqui.
In a statement to ANI, Casto Halder, the sweet shop owner said, “What could be better than sweets to encourage people to vote.” According to ANI, Casto Haldar further said that these sweets can last for at least six months. ANI further shared the pictures of the statuettes on Twitter.
As soon as the images surfaced on Twitter, users were left amused and started pouring in comments. While one user wrote, “Maker of this sweet need award, what an artist”, another person wrote, “Secular sweet shop.” Another user wrote, ” No mask, no sweets is the best.”
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With inputs from ANI
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