The Centre has sought a report on the alleged political violence in Bengal’s Birbhum wherein eight individuals died. The BJP can be sending a fact-finding workforce to probe the largest occasion of violence since Mamata Banerjee’s mega victory final yr.
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A mob allegedly threw bombs in Bogtui village on the outskirts of Rampurhat city near daybreak on Tuesday, wherein 10 homes have been burnt. It is suspected to be a retaliation to the homicide of a Trinamool Congress panchayat chief, Bhadu Sheikh, whose physique was discovered on Monday.
The charred our bodies of seven individuals, two of them kids, have been recovered from a home this morning. An eighth particular person died on option to the hospital. Eleven individuals have been arrested over the violence, the state police stated.
A Special Investigation Team has been fashioned to probe the matter. Bengal’s prime cop Manoj Malaviya stated, “We are investigating how the houses caught fire and whether the incident is related to the death of the panchayat deputy chief of neighbouring Barshal village”.
A two-member Trinamool Congress delegation led by state minister Firhad Hakim is on option to Rampurhat to look into the problem. Two officers of the native police — The Sub-Divisional Police Officer and Circle Inspector of Rampurhat — have been eliminated.
A BJP workforce from Bengal met Union Home Minister Amit Shah at present to hunt his intervention. State celebration chief Sukanta Majumdar, who led the delegation, can be a part of the fact-finding workforce fashioned by BJP chief JP Nadda. The workforce consists of 4 former law enforcement officials.
The Trinamool Congress has denied any involvement within the violence. Party spokesperson Kunal Ghosh stated, “We condemn the deaths that seem to have happened due to an accidental fire. It was our party leader who was killed last night”.
The Chief Minister and Governor Jagdeep Dhankar, at loggerheads for years, have clashed over the problem. Mr Dhankhar has known as the incident a “horrifying violence and arson orgy” and “indicative of nosediving of law and order in the state”.
Ms Banerjee hit again with a letter. “It is highly improper to make sweeping and uncalled for statement instead of paving the way for impartial investigation,” she wrote and requested the Governor to chorus from making “unwarranted statements”.
The matter had ripples within the state meeting, the place BJP leaders demanded an announcement from the Chief Minister in the home. Twenty-two BJP legislators staged a walkout and celebration chief Suvendu Adhikari, in a sequence of tweets, urged the Centre to intervene.
Congress’s chief in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury raised the problem within the House, saying such “horrific incidents of burning alive of women and children” are happening in West Bengal.
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