Sitalkuchi (WB), April 7
The Bharatiya Janata Party’s West Bengal president Dilip Ghosh on Wednesday alleged that Trinamool Congress workers attacked his car with bombs and bricks in Cooch Behar district of North Bengal, a cost denied by the ruling occasion.
Ghosh stated that the car’s window glasses together with the one on his facet have been smashed in the assault that occurred at Sitalkuchi after a public assembly of his occasion.
After breaking the glass, a brick additionally hit him, he stated.
“If this is the situation, how can one expect free and fair polls in Cooch Behar, where people had voted for change in the 2019 Lok Sabha election,” Ghosh stated in a video message.
Cooch Behar district will go to polls in the fourth part of meeting elections on April 10.
The BJP received seven seats in North Bengal, together with Cooch Behar, in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
It was alleged that TMC workers getting back from a rally of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, which was held in one other close by city, received embroiled in a conflict with BJP activists attending Ghosh’s assembly.
“I was waiting in my vehicle after our meeting for the people to leave when we were attacked with firearms, bombs, bricks and sticks by people holding TMC flags. It was like a Talibani attack,” Ghosh stated.
It was alleged that a number of country-made bombs have been hurled at his car.
He claimed that the police didn’t act to forestall the assault on him and BJP supporters.
Ghosh stated that if the Election Commission doesn’t take instant motion, polling in constituencies in Cooch Behar will probably be a “farce”.
TMC spokesman Kunal Ghosh stated that the ruling occasion was not concerned in the assault. — PTI