On Sunday, a conflict reportedly broke out between the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) employees within the Haldibari space of Halisahar town in North 24 Parganas, West Bengal. Amidst the scuffle, the automobile of Arjun Singh, the BJP MP from Barrackpore, and his safety guards had been vandalised.
As according to the record, a number of motorcycles and the celebration workplace of Trinamool Congress was once set ablaze. The hearth carrier was once referred to as in to douse the fireplace. During the violent conflict, other folks from either side sustained accidents. On receiving details about the incident, the police reached the spot and taken the placement beneath keep an eye on. “There was chaos in the area. Both sides are accusing each other. We are investigating the matter. The situation is now under control,” Barrackpore District Commissioner (South) Ajay Thakur was once quoted as announcing.
BJP MP Arjun Singh’s automobile vandalised by means of unknown individuals whilst he was once attending a gathering at Halisahar. Singh claims it was once TMC’s handiwork. However, the celebration laws out the allegations. pic.twitter.com/kb29XSq8xn
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Arjun Singh accuses TMC
Reportedly, the BJP MP had visited the home of Raja Dutta, the previous deputy Pradhan, on Sunday night time within the Haldibari space. Arjun Singh was once accompanied by means of different celebration leaders and employees. Locals knowledgeable that the chaos started at round eight pm on the Haldibari junction. Reportedly, a number of automobiles had been vandalised throughout the chaos.
Locals rushed indoors and close their homes to give protection to themselves from coming within the line of fireside. Arjun Singh had alleged that his automobile and that of his safety guards’ was once broken by means of TMC employees. He claimed that the mob was once led by means of TMC baby-kisser Subodh Adhikari. “His men attacked us in front of the police,” the BJP MP remarked.
TMC makes counter-claims
The Trinamool Congress had alleged that the scuffle broke out after the automobile of Subodh Adhikari was once vandalised. According to Naihati MLA Partha Bhowmik, Adhikari was once returning house from Naihati to Halisahar when his automobile was once supposedly stopped and attacked by means of BJP employees within the Haldibari space. He additional claimed that the safety guard of Arjun Singh had assaulted the folk accompanying Adhikari.
“Arjun’s car was vandalised by the agitated local people,” he claimed. TMC Minister Jyotipriya Mallick stated that BJP was once taking part in with the politics of violence and had set their celebration workplace on hearth.
Arjun Singh alleges assassination strive
Earlier, in a letter to the West Bengal Governor, Arjun Singh had alleged that the Joint Commissioner of Police Ajay Thakur tried to assassinate him and his circle of relatives on May 14 at the pretext of cross-firing beneath the directions of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Arjun Singh stated that the police officer got here with 35 individuals, and a pair of of them are famend miscreants.
He alleged that the ones two individuals had pointed their weapons aiming against him from a distance, however they didn’t hearth. “I have never been afraid to die. In the upcoming days, such officers of Mamata Banerjee will be punished under the law”, he was once quoted as announcing.