Kolkata, May 23 (PTI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today expressed annoyance at the lack of infrastructure in the state secretariat, saying the situation is so bad that she was finding it difficult to work.
"There is no infrastructure here. I wonder how the previous governments functioned for 35 years. Even my office is not ready. Everything is so unorganised. How will I work? There is not even a telephone," a visibly annoyed Banerjee told newsmen.
Banerjee said she had only two chairs in her office and her personal staff were operating from the Chief Minister's conference room in Writers' Buildings.
"Governments come and go, but every place should have its proper infrastructure in place permanently. This situation cannot go on. We will change it," she said.
The PWD yesterday began work of overhauling the Chief Minister's chamber, including fixing a new ceiling, compact fluorescent lights and wooden chairs.