BJP Supporters Targeted During Atalji’s Ashes Immersion Ritual


Suri: Former Prime Minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s ‘Asti kalash yatra’ was interrupted after BJP alleged that there some disturbances noticed during the ashes immersion ceremony of the late BJP leader in Birbhum.BJP workers were attacked by TMC cadres on Wednesday.

The incident happened on Wednesday in Birbhum’s Illambazar. The BJP planned to immerse Vajpayee’s ashes today so the work of canopy making was going on. At the meantime the TMC sheltered miscreants attacked the BJP supporters claimed the BJP.
BJP alleged that seven BJP supporters were injured in the attack by Trinamool. Three of them were seriously injured. Sheikh Karim, Sheikh Laltu and Debu Ghosh were taken to the hospital for treatment immediately.

Immediately after getting the news police reached at the spot and took the situation under their control.

BJP’s Illamabazar block president Sibdas Ghorui said, “Our workers were working. At that time, the TMC cadres attacked them suddenly. After calling the police repeatedly thy reached spot late.”

The ashes of former Prime Minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee came to Birbhum on Tuesday. At first, it was kept at BJP’s party office in Bolpur. It was then taken to Joydeb on Wednesday. It is about to be taken to Rampurhat in the afternoon on the same day.