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West Bengal Clash

West Bengal: Clash erupts between TMC, BJP workers in Khejuri hours before Suvendu Adhikari's rally

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 19 Jan 2021, 04:54 pm

Kolkata/IBNS: Several BJP workers were injured in a clash with Trinamool Congress (TMC) activists at Khejuri in East Medinipur district of West Bengal on Tuesday afternoon, hours before TMC-turned-BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari's rally, reports said.

According to reports, TMC workers allegedly attacked a bike-rally of the BJP, which was going to attend Adhikari's public meeting, at Baratala area under Khejuri Police Station limits, and following the incident.

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BJP supporters chased the TMC activists and engaged in a clash with them.

Soon after the clash was reported, a heavy police force, along with Rapid Action Force (RAF), rushed to the scene and brought the situation under control.

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BJP leaders said that few of their activists had been admitted to a local hospital.

Meanwhile, denying all allegations, local TMC leaders claimed that their party workers were not involved in the incident and it was just a clash between two factions of the BJP.