BJP Chief JP Nadda’s car was ransacked on Thursday while he was on his was to Diamond Harbour road. The convoy included cars of other senior leaders like BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijaywargiya and BJP state president Dilip Ghosh. Union Home Minister Amit Shah has sought a report on the incident.
“Bengal Police has already got the National President @JPNadda ji’s programme was informed, but once again the Bengal police failed. In front of the police near Siracol Bus Stand #TMC The goons hit our workers and threw stones at my car.” Said Kailash Vikaywargiya in his tweet. Other BJP leaders too tweeted about the incident as well as West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar.
“Concerned at alarming reports of anarchy and lawlessness @MamataOfficial indicating ruling party harmads on rampage at BJP President Convoy and political police @WBPolice in support. This happening inspite of my alerts to CS & DGP early morning indicated collapse of law & order.” Said Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar in his tweet.
This happening inspite of my alerts to CS & DGP early morning indicated collapse of law & order
— Governor West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar (@jdhankhar1) December 10, 2020
बंगाल पुलिस को पहले ही राष्ट्रीय अध्यक्ष श्री @JPNadda जी के कार्यक्रम की जानकारी दी गई थी, लेकिन एक बार फिर बंगाल पुलिस नाकाम रही। सिराकोल बस स्टैंड के पास पुलिस के सामने ही #TMC गुंडों ने हमारे कार्यकर्ताओं को मारा और मेरी गाड़ी पर पथराव किया। #BengalSupportsBJP pic.twitter.com/G882Ewhq9M
— Kailash Vijayvargiya (@KailashOnline) December 10, 2020
BJP President J P Nadda’s convoy blocked and attacked on its way to Diamond Harbour in Bengal…
WB Police, under Pishi, has completely failed to maintain law and order.
These are signs of a nervous dictator, who knows she will be decimated electorally at the hustings… pic.twitter.com/yjRf6h3s3p
— Amit Malviya (@amitmalviya) December 10, 2020
Trinamool Congress(TMC) workers were protesting against controversial farm laws near Sirakhol when the BJP convoy was passing by. TMC supporters were allegedly seen throwing stones and bricks at the cars JP Nadda’s convoy that had slowed down in the narrow two-lane road.
BJP will hold state wide protests from 4:00-6:00pmon Thursday against the incident. JP Nadda who arrived in Kolkata on Wednesday, is on a two day visit to West Bengal in a bid to instil confidence amongst party workers as part of a massive outreach programme ahead of the 2021 Assembly elections.