Published by: Tiyasha Sarkar | Posted: April 8, 2021 11:31 am| Updated: April 8, 2021 11:31 am
Ranjan Mohapatra, Kanthi: The rescue of the body of a BJP worker caused a stir in Purb Medinipur’s Khejuri Bhutpinagar. It is alleged that the young man was killed by the misdeeds of the grassroots. However, the Trinamool has denied the allegations. Tensions have spread in the area over the incident.
It is learned that the young man’s name is Shambhu Barui. He is a resident of Banshidhar area of Garbari-2 gram panchayat. On Thursday morning, locals saw his body lying on the bank of the railway line in Garbari area of Bhupatinagar. The police was informed immediately. Police went to the spot to recover the body. The locals protested around them. The accused demanded the harshest punishment. Family members of the deceased said that a pujo was being held near their house yesterday. Someone called Shambhu around 3 pm. Then Shambhu left the house. After that he did not return home. They allege that the young man was killed by the misdeeds of the grassroots. Bodies have been left on the ground for evidence.
[আরও পড়ুন: দিলীপ ঘোষের উপর হামলায় জড়িত সন্দেহে গ্রেপ্তার ১৬, ঘটনার রিপোর্ট তলব কমিশনের]
The BJP leaders also claimed that there was grassroots behind the incident. In their words, “Shambhu was an active BJP activist in the area. That is why the grassroots have been killed. ” They demanded the harshest punishment for the accused. However, the ruling party claims that the allegations are completely baseless. Trinamool leaders claim that this incident is due to factionalism. Notably, news of unrest is coming out from different parts of the state virtually every day during the voting season. Workers of different political parties are being attacked. Fatalities are also happening. The role of the commission is naturally questioned in such incidents during the elections.
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