Civil Disobedience in Raigunj, BJP Activists Hurt


Raigunj: BJP’s Civil disobedience program leads to battlefield in Raigunj’s Administrative office area on Monday, police said. Police lathi charged to disperse crowd. Police was Firing of Rubber Bullets, Tear gas and water cannon.

As per Schedule thousands of BJP supporters had gathered around 1:30 p.m near the Administrative Office. Headed by BJP leader Ritesh Tewari and district President Subhro Roychowdhury , these supporters faced trouble by police when they broke the barricade and tried to enter the DM’s office.

Severe clashes broke out between the BJP supporters and police. The supporters started pelting stones at the police. To bring matters under control police lathi charged the BJP supporters. They also used Rubber Bullets, tear gases and water canon repeatedly. Several supporters injured after the police attack.

A photo Journalist named Nantu De has been severely injured in the clash. State BJP president Dilip Ghosh was also injured in this clash.