Asansol: Furious hawkers on Tuesday torched the BJP office at Asansol. Interestingly the hawkers involved in torching the office are BJP supporters. They are furious over the authorities removing hawkers from Asansol station.
Agitating hawkers expressed deep anger towards Central minister Babul Supriyo. They said despite being BJP supporters and having Babul as a minister at the helm, no relief is provided to them. They have been forced out of their livelihood at the station by the RPF.
Venting their anger out the hawkers burned effigies of Babul Supriyo and torched BJP flags. Tension prevailed in the area after the incident.
On th other hand local BJP leaders alleged that the incident was orchestrated by Trinamool Congress goons. No BJP workers are involved in the incident.