Maldah: The villagers ransacked the Panchayaat office and the post office over nonpayment of the dues in 100 days work. The incident occurred in Maldah’s Chanchal area’s Kaligram village.
An altercation broke out between the Panchayaat staff and the workers over the payment of the wages. They demanded their pending wages from the panchayaat staff.
The workers then allegedly beat up the Panchayaat staff and also ransacked the Post office and the Panchayaat office. Policemen from the Chanchal police station reached the spot and have started an investigation into the incident.