Karimpur: Joy Prakash Majumdar, the West Bengal BJP Vice President and candidate for Karimpur assembly by-polls was allegedly manhandled and kicked by the Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers.
The incident comes at a time when voting is underway in the constituency.
Bengal BJP vice president Jay Prakash Majumdar was kicked and thrashed by TMC goons during West Bengal Assembly By-Elections.— Geetika Swami (@SwamiGeetika) November 25, 2019
Democracy is still alive and thriving as this is a non-BJP ruled state. @Jay_majumdar#KarimPur #MamaWapisAaRaheHai pic.twitter.com/0Lb5ioSP0v
Meanwhile, BJP leader Mukul Roy has written to the Election Commission (EC) for its immediate intervention in the by-polls in Karimpur, Kharagpur Sadar and Kaliaganj assembly seats.
"Today 50 TMC goons surrounded, kicked and pushed BJP's Joy Prakash Majumdar. We demand the immediate removal of the Superintendent of Police (SP) and Additional SP," the letter read.