Bengal: BJP worker’s body found hanging from tree in Hooghly

By: PTI | Kolkata |

September 13, 2020 2:47:31 pm

Ganesh Roy, a middle-aged BJP employee, was found hanging from a tree close to his village in Khanati in the Goghat space. (Representational)

The body of a BJP employee was found hanging from a tree in West Bengal’s Hooghly district on Sunday, police mentioned.

Ganesh Roy, a middle-aged BJP employee, was found hanging from a tree close to his village in Khanati in the Goghat space, they mentioned.

The BJP alleged he was murdered by members of the ruling Trinamool Congress, a charged denied by the state’s ruling occasion.

Roy was lacking since Saturday night, police mentioned, including that the circumstances behind his demise have been being investigated.

State BJP president Dilip Ghosh alleged that Roy was murdered by the TMC after which his body was hanged from the tree round midnight to unfold panic amongst his occasion’s staff in the world.

“It has become a new trend to hang to death BJP workers. But we will launch a strong resistance. TMC is scared of the growing support for the BJP,” he mentioned.

The Trinamool Congress mentioned their occasion members weren’t concerned in the demise of Roy.

Hooghly’s BJP MP Locket Chatterjee mentioned, “This brutality needs to stop. Where are the champions of democracy and why are they silent on these never ending killing of BJP workers in West Bengal?”

BJP staff blocked the Goghat-Arambagh Road for a while in protest in opposition to the incident earlier than being dispersed by police.

On July 28, a BJP sales space president’s body was found hanging in Haldia in East Midnapore district.

Before that incident, the body of BJP chief and Hemtabad MLA Debendra Nath Ray was additionally found hanging close to his house in North Dinajpur district, amid allegations by his household and the occasion that it was a “cold-blooded murder by TMC”, a cost once more denied by the ruling occasion which mentioned that he had died by suicide, citing the submit mortem report.

Over the previous few years, our bodies of a number of BJP staff have been found hanging in totally different components of the state.

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