Bengal Violence: PM Narendra Modi expressed concern at legislation and order state of affairs in Bengal, tweeted Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar
Prime Minister Narendra Modi dialed the Governor of West Bengal to debate the political violence within the state and deteriorating legislation and order state of affairs following the counting of votes. At least 12 folks had died within the post-poll violence — a determine which may be larger than the variety of these killed throughout the month-long election.The Union house ministry has requested for a report on the violence.
Governor Jagdeep Dhankar tweeted right this moment to say that the Prime Minister expressed “serious anguish and concern at alarmingly worrisome law and order situation”.
In a tweet tagging Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, he additionally stated, “I share grave concerns given that violence vandalism, arson. loot and killings continue unabated”.
A BJP chief has appealed within the Supreme Court for a probe into the violence by the Central Bureau of Investigation. In his attraction, he stated BJP employees have been attacked and killed and girls have been raped.
BJP chief JP Nadda is on a two-day go to to the state beginning right this moment. He will meet the households of the celebration employees hit by the violence, the BJP stated.
The Trinamool Congress suggested the Prime Minister to maintain his concentrate on the coronavirus pandemic. Senior celebration chief Derek O’Brien tweeted:
In her handle to the folks yesterday, Mamata Banerjee had appealed for calm and blamed the BJP for the violence.
“Bengal is a peace-loving place,” stated the Chief Minister, who has gained a 3rd straight time period within the state. “During the elections, there has been some heat and dust… The BJP did a lot of torture, also the CAPF. But I appeal to all for calm. Don’t indulge in violence. If there is a dispute, inform the police. The police must manage law and order,” she added.
The BJP has claimed that eight folks — together with celebration employees and their members of the family — died in violence by Trinamool employees throughout six districts. One individual died in Kolkata and one other in close by Sonarpur.
The Trinamool Congress has claimed that two of their employees have been overwhelmed to demise in East Bardhaman district. On Sunday evening, in an alleged conflict between Trinamool and BJP, a 55-yera-old man was killed at Raina, additionally in East Bardhaman district.