Urging industrialists present to invest in the state, she said, a section of the media was engaged in negative publicity out of 'vested interest' and canards were being spread.
"No one can deter me in serving the people," she said and repeated 'Raja chale bazar kutta bhoke hazar'. Stating that she had fought for the people and would continue to do so as long as she lived, Banerjee said, "I do not need any palace or crores of rupees but will serve the people."
"I am prepared to sacrifice anything for the people, but I cannot sacrifice their interests. It is a government of the people by the people and for the people," she said.