The Trinamool Congress on Thursday alleged that TMC Mathabhanga candidate Girindra Nath Barman was brutally attacked by BJP “goons” in Cooch Behar district of North Bengal.
“He is one of the most respected personalities within the Rajbanshi community, for his work for the community. Such a horrible attack on him is extremely shameful and only shows BJP’s desperation knowing that they are losing the election in Bengal,” stated the TMC.
On Wednesday, the BJP’s West Bengal president Dilip Ghosh had alleged that Trinamool Congress employees attacked his automobile with bombs and bricks in Cooch Behar, a cost denied by the ruling social gathering. Ghosh stated that the automobile’s window glasses together with the one on his aspect have been smashed within the assault which happened at Sitalkuchi after a public assembly of his social gathering.
In the meantime, the Election Fee had sought a report from the state administration over the alleged assault on Ghosh’s automobile. The ADG (regulation and order) had sought a report from the SP and DM over the incident, as nicely. Ghosh is a Z-security protectee.
Cooch Behar district will go to polls within the fourth part of meeting elections on April 10. The BJP gained seven seats in North Bengal, together with Cooch Behar, within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.