BJP candidate from Nandigram, Suvendu Adhikari’s convoy was allegedly blocked by staff of the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) within the Asadtala space of the constituency on Monday.
Whereas his convoy was continuing forward, alleged TMC staff laid a blockade for Adhikari together with sloganeering towards him.
“This was achieved by some individuals of a specific neighborhood. This is not going to make any distinction. Right here the Police remains to be pondering that Mamata Banerjee is politically alive & that Election Fee is sitting silently in Delhi,” Suvendu mentioned.
As soon as thought-about an in depth aide of Mamata Banerjee, Adhikari is the person who had helped Mamata Banerjee in her anti-land acquisition motion towards the Left Entrance authorities in Nandigram in 2009 that catapulted her to energy in 2011.
Earlier on Sunday, Suvendu Adhikari’s brother Soumendu was allegedly attacked in Contai. Although Soumendu was unharmed however his driver was overwhelmed up and his automotive was fully broken. The BJP blamed the Trinamool for the assault.
Most members of the Adhikari household, which holds appreciable political clout within the district, have both joined the BJP or expressed a need to hitch the saffron get together. Veteran TMC MP Sisir Adhikari – father of Suvendu, too lately joined the BJP.
The Adhikari household wields appreciable affect in not less than 40-45 meeting segments in West Medinipur, Bankura, Purulia, Jhargram, elements of Birbhum — primarily within the Junglemahal area and areas in minority-dominated Murshidabad district.
The Nandigram meeting constituency will go to the ballot on April 1.