BJP nationwide president JP Nadda on the Beliaghata residence of Abhijit Sarkar, who died in put up-ballot violence
KOLKATA: The Trinamool Congress on Tuesday accused the BJP of “growing desperate for President’s Rule” and instigating “communal clashes” in Bengal after being rejected by voters. Five of its staff had died in put up-ballot violence, Trinamool leaders stated.
“The BJP is trying to create communal clashes after losing the poll. We will not let that happen,” Trinamool chief Mamata Banerjee stated, including the violence was largely restricted to locations the place BJP candidates had received. “Law-and-order was their (the Centre’s) baby till Monday. I will take oath on Wednesday and tackle the situation,” she advised a tv channel on Tuesday.
“All the trips by (BJP national president) JP Nadda did not help the BJP win the election,” Trinamool MP Mahua Moitra stated. “Yet another trip to try for President’s Rule? They know they can never get a popular mandate in Bengal. So they are desperate,” she added.
Trinamool’s RS chief Derek O’Brien, referring to PM Modi’s name to governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Tuesday morning, tweeted: “Stop the stunts, Mr Prime Minister. Work the phones on Covid.”
A 48-yr-outdated TMC employee was murdered in Tarakeswar’s Chowtara by BJP supporters, TMC leaders stated, taking to 5 the quantity of their occasion staff killed in put up-ballot violence. Four extra died in East Burdwan and Khanakul in Hooghly, they added.
Chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay, house secretary HK Dwivedi, state DGP P Nirajnayan and Kolkata Police commissioner Soumen Mitra known as on Banerjee at her Kalighat house on Tuesday.
BJP nationwide president J P Nadda was in Kolkata on Tuesday afternoon and paid a go to to a wailing mom at her Beliaghata house after her second son, Abhijit Sarkar, died in put up-ballot violence. “I came to Abhijit Sarkar’s house today. His mother was wailing while some Trinamool leaders are discounting these incidents as stunts,” Nadda stated after stepping out of Sarkar’s house.
The BJP president additionally visited the Pratap Nagar home (close to Narendrapur) of occasion activist Haran Adhikari, who too died in put up-ballot violence. Another BJP activist Basudev Adhikari was rushed to hospital with vital accidents.
Bengal BJP has ready an inventory of 273 incidents of violence, arson and molestation over the past three days through which 9 folks misplaced their lives and hundreds throughout districts have been pressured to flee their properties.
At a digital press convention, BJP leaders Sambit Patra and Anirban Ganguly named a number of occasion staff — Uttam Ghosh from Ranaghat, Hiranmoy Sana from Bongaon, Gourav Sarkar from Bolpur, Mintu Burman from Sitalkuchi, aside from Sarkar, who had captured the torture in his Facebook put up earlier than he died.
In Chopra, homes of BJP karyakartas have been set on fireplace. Party candidate Gobordhan Das’ home at Purbasthali Uttar in East Burdwan was bombed and ransacked.
BJP chief Swapan Dasgupta has appealed to the Calcutta High Court’s chief justice to take suo motu motion, directing the administration to cease “wave of political recriminations in West Bengal”.
Left girls’s wing AIDWA has named 11 Left activists, together with Sanjukta Morcha polling agent from Jamalpur Kakoli Kshetrapal, who died in put up-ballot violence.