West Bengal: Clashes erupt between BJP workers, police in Kolkata

West Bengal: Clashes erupt between BJP workers, police in Kolkata


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Clashes broke out between BJP staff and police personnel in Kolkata on Wednesday throughout an enormous rally organised by the celebration in protest towards post-poll violence and an alleged assault on its staff and supporters.

Because the BJP activists jostled to succeed in the Bowbazar crossing within the metropolis, police resorted to firing tear fuel shells and water cannons to disperse them.
In retaliation, the saffron get together staff raised slogans and hurled stones and bottles on the officers.

A number of the social gathering staff have been seen holding a sit-in demonstration within the space in protest. 

BJP social gathering staff, together with 18 newly elected MPs within the state, together with BJP state president Dilip Ghosh, have been marching in the direction of the Kolkata Police headquarters in Lalbazar from the Wellington space of the town.

Bengal's BJP minder Kailash Vijayvargiya and senior get together chief Mukul Roy additionally joined the march.

Publish-poll violence has been reported from numerous locations of West Bengal after the BJP secured 18 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats within the state, simply 4 lower than that of the TMC.

Roy Tuesday blamed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the clashes in North 24 Parganas' Sandeshkhali on Saturday that claimed three lives and demanded an investigation into the violence by anti-terror probe company NIA.

Banerjee had earlier accused the BJP of "spreading false info as a part of a recreation plan to topple her authorities".