25 - 04 - 2019

L F candidate attacked again in Garjee

Udaipur, March 27,2019: Left Front candidate Sankar Prasad Datta was again reportedly attacked today at Dataram under R K Pur police station.

CPM state secretary, Gautam Das  in a letter to Chief Electoral Officer stated that Left Front candidate    Sankar Prasad Datta alongwith MLA Ratan Bhowmik and CPM Gomati district secretary Madhav Saha went to Dataram to attend a party meeting.

Barely after five minutes when the meeting started some known BJP workers started throwing brick – bat and chasing the leaders with lathis and other weapons. They had broken up the vehicle ( TR01 - K - /0593) of Madhab Saha and campaign vehicle ( TR01 – D/0458).The leaders had to save their lives  abandoning the meeting and four of CPM workers was injured in the attack, stated Das in the letter.

He further alleged that the attack was carried on in presence of OC, Garjee police out post who had few numbers of policemen. There was no presence of central force or TSR.

It is mentionable here that Sankar Prasad Datta was attacked at three places on March 24 when he was for election campaign. On that day he was attacked at Mohanpur, Biramganj and Bishalghar.