Nabanna Chalo: Suvendu Adhikari, BJP MP Locket Chatterjee and other party leaders, together with Rahul Sinha, have been stopped by using the police as they approached the Second Hooghly Bridge close to the secretariat, and taken away in a jail van.
Several BJP leaders in West Bengal, along with Leader of the Opposition Suvendu Adhikari, had been detained through the police nowadays when they were marching to nation secretariat ‘Nabanna‘ in Kolkata, as part of a huge protest over alleged corruption through the ruling Trinamool Congress government.
Suvendu Adhikari, BJP MP Locket Chatterjee and other birthday celebration leaders, such as Rahul Sinha, were stopped via the police as they approached the Second Hooghly Bridge near the secretariat, and brought away in a prison van.
The police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse the protesters near the Howrah bridge as they clashed with security officers. A police automobile became additionally set on fireplace. Several BJP people had been detained by means of the police following the clashes.
Party people were taken into preventive custody in Raniganj as nicely.
Hundreds of BJP supporters from across West Bengal arrived in Kolkata and neighbouring Howrah this morning to participate within the ‘Nabanna Abhijan’ or march to secretariat.
While being dragged away by means of the police, Mr Adhikari said Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has “grew to become West Bengal into North Korea”.
“Chief Minister Mamata does no longer have the help of her humans and so she is imposing dictatorship, much like North Korea, in Bengal. The police will need to pay for what it is doing. The BJP is coming,” he said.
Mr Adhikari became main the march from the Santragachi region, whilst BJP country wide vice-president Dilip Ghosh changed into main the protest from north Kolkata.
“The TMC government is fearful of a public rebellion. Even if they try to stop our protest march, we are able to withstand peacefully. The country management can be responsible for any untoward improvement,” Mr Ghosh had stated in advance nowadays.
Rahul Sinha accused the Mamata Banerjee government of seeking to forcibly prevent the “democratic protest” by his birthday celebration.
He alleged that the BJP supporters had been prevented from boarding a unique educate from Alipurduar to Sealdah ultimate nighttime to take part in the protest march. “They had been also lathicharged by using the state police,” he alleged.
The BJP had organized seven trains — three from north Bengal and four from the south — for supporters to take part in the ‘Nabanna Abhijan’.
Buses wearing BJP employees to Kolkata were additionally stopped by means of the police in North 24 Parganas, celebration sources stated.