BJP Leader Stabbed In Birbhum, Party Alleges TMC Involvement


Suri: The Birbhum district general secretary of BJP has been stabbed on the premises of the district collectorate at Suri allegedly by Trinamool cadres on Tuesday.

The incident took place today when Kalosona Mondal, accompanied by BJP district president Ramakrishna Roy and other party colleagues, went to serve a memorandum to the district magistrate against Trinamool’s strong-arm tactics to deter BJP candidates from filing nominations for the Panchayat elections.

As soon as the BJP delegation reached the at Suri, a clash broke out between them and Trinamool cadres. During this, Mondal was stabbed in the bum; Roy and other BJP workers were beaten up.

Mondal somehow managed to rush to the adjacent office of the superintendent of police and took shelter there. He was later hospitalised but doctors have said that he is out of danger.

Trinamool in Birbhum has denied the involvement of their party cadres in the attack on the BJP delegation. Police launched investigation.