People Block National Highway, Police Resort To Lathicharge


Raiganj: Following unprecedented agitation in Chopra, security personnel lobbed tear gas shells and lathicharge locals as people blocked NH-34 in the second phase of Lok Sabha poll in West Bengal.

Reportedly, the local people staged protest after unknown miscreants allegedly prevented them from casting their votes at Digirpar polling booth in Chopra, in Islampur subdivision of North Dinajpur.