Three TMC workers 'attacked' by BJP men in Maynaguri
KOLKATA: Three Trinamool workers were critically injured when they were attacked allegedly by some BJP workers at Maynaguri in Jalpaiguri on Sunday night. All three are undergoing treatment at a state-run hospital in Jalpaiguri and condition of one is stated to be critical.
Locals alleged that the TMC workers were attacked when they had assembled at a place to hold a meeting. It has also alleged that the BJP workers were carrying swords and iron rods. All of a sudden, they rushed to the spot where the TMC workers had assembled and started beating them up. Police went to the spot after receiving the news. They brought the situation under control and took the injured persons to the hospital. TMC leaders in the area alleged that their workers were attacked as BJP is trying to create tensions in the area. However, local BJP leaders have refuted the allegations and claimed that they were not involved in the incident.