Howrah: On raising a voice of protest against the barbaric killing of Arup Bhandari, Congress and CPM had jointly called a twelve hour Howrah bandh on Wednesday.The opposition criticised the State Government and the police for inactivness and their failure in arresting the culprits. It is to be noted that almost 48 hours have passed and police is not able to apprehend the rogues yet.
Congress leader Adhir Choudhury blamed the State govt and police for playing a dormant role in this matter. He also blamed the CM for her passive role and the laid back attitude of the ruling party.
The state CPI(M) chairman Biman Basu has also supported the bandh on Wednesday and has criticised the govt and police for their passive response and demanded a quick action.