Balurghat: Forward block supporters on Wednesday staged a demonstration in Balurghat area of South Dinajpur district alleging that both the state and the central government are not respecting legendary freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose properly.
The demonstration was organized in front of the administrative headquarters of the district. They demanded that a monument should be built in the national capital in the memory of Netaji and INA. Police arrested the demonstrators to bring the situation under control.
Forward Block district Secretary Swapan Tarafdar demanded the Netaji’s Birthday should be marked as Patriotism day throughout the nation.
They demanded Monuments to be built at Red Fort in Delhi in the memory of Netaji and INA. The party members also submitted a deputation of seven demands to the District Magistrate Tapas Chowdhury.