Child Attacked In Haridebpur Poll Violence


Update: The 3 people who were arrested for assaulting the child at Haridebpur has been granted bail. They are Block President Sarbeswar Mandal, Subroto Mukherjee and Jahar Banerjee.

Kolkata : A girl child was beaten allegedly by TMC goons at Haridebpur on Sunday. 3 people have been arrested.

Preeti Bor was allegedly beaten for being a part of a family who voted against TMC. The family members have pointed fingers at TMC activists. The child was reportedly hit on the head.

The goons thrashed the child mercilessly while she begged not to be hurt.

Apart from a few sporadic incidents, there was no such major ones in the Phase 5 assembly polls on Saturday. But moments after the voting process ended, anarchy began in Kolkata along with South 24 Pargana and Chinsurah. It has been reported that Peyarabagan shanties from Ballyguange’s bentola were attacked. The locals have accused that their houses were ransacked and they have accused the TMC goons. But TMC has denied all allegations.

Former Councillor Manila Choudhury was also attacked. A huge police force reached the spot and arrested 11.