Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Chief Mamata Banerjee has called an emergency meeting at her Kalighat residence. The meeting time has been fixed at 5 o’clock. In the meeting, Mamta has summoned the Chief Secretary of State, DGP, Home Secretary and Kolkata Police Commissioner. In the meeting, Mamta will discuss the violence that happened after the results of the Bengal Legislative Assembly elections.
PM Modi spoke to the Governor
On the other hand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Narendra Modi) spoke to the Governor of Bengal over the phone. PM Modi expressed concern over the law and order of the state. Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar has said that the violence and killings are continuing unabated. He has expressed concern about the law and order of the state.
Nandigram RO security increased
At the same time, the Bengal government has provided security to the Returning Officer (RO) of Nandigram. Security arrangements have been increased at RO’s house. This action has been taken on the instructions of the Election Commission. Let me tell you, the day before, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had said that Nandigram’s RO is getting threat of murder.
The case reached the Supreme Court
After the election results in West Bengal, the matter of widespread violence has reached the Supreme Court. Public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court regarding the violence that took place in many places. In this petition, the court has demanded a CBI investigation into the violent incidents. BJP spokesperson Gaurav Bhatia has said in his petition that women have been raped during the violence in Bengal. BJP workers were attacked and surrounded and killed. Therefore, the court should intervene in the case and order an impartial inquiry.
Accused of killing many BJP workers
There have been many more serious allegations against TMC workers and supporters. Violence took place in many places including Odishapara, Cooch Behar, Samaspur, Purba Bardhaman, while the BJP office in Arambagh was set on fire. The Nandigram BJP office was also vandalized on Tuesday. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said that this is the planned violence of TMC goons. Bengal in-charge Kailash Vijayvargiya has claimed that 6 BJP workers have been murdered. After the violence, the Union Home Ministry has also sought a report.