Cooch Behar: A Trinamool-Congress member has been allegedly beaten by Congress in Deoyanhata of Cooch Behar on Friday morning. Name of the beaten is Tapas Dey who is a businessman. Expressing agitation, local businessmen have blocked Dinhata road for long time. Police has arrested one person from the spot.
According to the local source, the arrested person is a member of TMC. Though local TMC has denied such allegation. The road blockade continued in Balasi and Dinhata. The protesters have allegedlly vandalised a bike and burnt tyres during the protest. The Inspector-in Charge Samir Pal went to the spot and dismisssed the protest.
The assaulted Tapas Dey has alleged that, he has been attacked when he was busy in morning walk. Few miscreants have abducted him following the instruction of local youth leader Rahul Hossain. But they abandoned him after the locals and his family saw him in the middle of the road. Tapas Dey has lodged a FIR in Kotowali police station.
But the district youth TMC president Prathapratim Roy has denied the incident of factional feud as he is not aware of such sition. But he assured necessary action if any TMC person involvement found in the incident.