Barakpur: BJP and Trinamool Congress supporters clashed after allegedly throwing stones at BJP MP Arjun Singh from Barakpur during a function marking the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose at Bhatpada near Kolkata on Sunday.
Two vehicles along with a police vehicle were wrecked in the clash at Bhatpada, the epicenter of political infighting in North 24 Parganas district. MP Arjun Singh was released and brought home safely, said Joint Commissioner of Police Dhubra Jyoti Dey. A large contingent of police along with senior officers has been deployed at the spot.
B. in the nearby Panihati area. T. A village bomb was hurled at the Trinamool Congress party office on the road, sparking clashes between the two sides, police said. Both incidents are being investigated and no arrests have been made so far, he said.