Kolkata: A clash on Saturday broke out between Bharatiya Janata Party workers and police in South Dinajpur’s Gangarampur area, after cops allegedly stopped rally of BJP parliamentarian Dilip Ghosh, news agency ANI reported. Also Read - Shoes Hurled At Vehicles of Kailash Vijayvargiya, Mukul Roy During BJP Roadshow In Kolkata
During the clashes, one police sub-inspector and two civic volunteers were injured. They have been admitted to a nearby hospital. Also Read - BJP's Sovan Chatterjee to Lead Roadshow in Kolkata Despite Being Denied Permission By Police
As per reports, many vehicles were vandalised during the violence. The police had to fire in the air to stop the clashes, who as per a report, were indulged in stone pelting. Also Read - BJP Trying To Torch Bengal Through Riots, Trying To Break Universities Like JNU: Mamata Banerjee
The BJP leader alleged that Trinamool Congress (TMC) supporters were responsible behind the attack.
“We are meeting people to thank them for voting for us and police are not allowing us to meet them. Section 144 has been imposed at places. TMC supporters are attacking us. A few of our supporters and police personnel have been injured,” ANI reported.