Mumbai : Social activist Anna Hazare today said his support to the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was only for coming Lok Sabha elections.

“My support will be only till the next elections,” Hazare said in a statement issued from his native place, Ralegan Siddhi in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar district. “Mamata Banerjee has fought for the society and has faced physical assaults in national interest and I feel such people should lead the country.

“That is the reason I have extended my support to Banerjee. However, this support will be only till the coming polls,” he said. “I have not supported Mamata Banerjee the person or the party but I liked her social and national perspective,” he said.

“I have extended my support to Mamata Banerjee as she thinks and works only for society and country.

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