Kolkata, May 2
The BJP on Sunday alleged that one in all its occasion places of work in Hooghly district was set on hearth, and a few of its leaders, together with Suvendu Adhikari, had been heckled by TMC activists in different components of the state, after the ballot outcomes confirmed that the Mamata Banerjee camp was set to retain energy in Bengal.
A senior police officer in Hooghly stated he’s wanting into the matter, and the responsible could be punished.
TMC cadres didn’t cease at burning BJP’s occasion places of work, they set our sales space agent’s home in Bishnupur additionally on hearth… pic.twitter.com/MtfZ6zWfSS
— Amit Malviya (@amitmalviya) May 2, 2021
A neighborhood BJP leader claimed that TMC activists, shortly after the defeat of their occasion candidate Sujata Mondal, set hearth to the saffron camp’s Arambagh workplace.
Sources in the Mamata Banerjee-led occasion, nonetheless, denied the allegation.
“The TMC, in a bid to avenge the defeat of its candidate, indulged in acts of arson and torched our party office,” the native BJP leader stated.
In Purba Medinipur district, TMC males reportedly demonstrated subsequent to the car of BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari, who managed to clinch the prized Nandigram seat by defeating Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in a neck-and-neck struggle.
Some of the demonstrators banged on the windshield of Adhikari’s automotive and likewise hurled stones close to a counting centre in Haldia, members of the saffron occasion claimed.
“He is a traitor. He took to unfair means to change the results,” a TMC activist was heard saying.
Supporters of the 2 events got here to blows following heated arguments over election outcomes in Barasat space of North 24 Parganas, police sources stated.
The BJP additionally claimed that one in all its members had been severely crushed up by TMC activists in the town’s Beleghata space, a charged denied by the Mamata Banerjee camp. PTI