Dhankhar vs Trinamool: Bengal Governor visits Assam camp sheltering people affected by post-poll violence
Accompanied by Nisith Pramanik, the BJP MP from Cooch Behar in north Bengal, Dhankhar went to the camp in Assam's Dhubri district and interacted with the people, including women and children.
Mamata also accused the governor of dictating the state officials in excess of his power and by bypassing the CM and council of ministers.
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The governor said he was shocked by incidents of attack following the West Bengal assembly elections, and decided to visit various places affected by the post-poll violence in the interest of people.
The governor is scheduled to visit areas affected by post-poll violence in Cooch Behar district on Thursday.
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The PIL filed by lawyer petitioner Anindya Sundar Das raised the issue of violence taking place in various parts of the state after the state assembly elections in which the TMC trounced BJP.
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The governor further said that the state administration was yet to respond to his request for necessary arrangements prior to his visit to the affected areas.
Protestors carried placards reading "Hindu Lives Matter", "Protest Against Hindu Genocide" to draw attention to the killings that followed soon after the poll results.
Preliminary investigations revealed that families had gathered for a birthday party inside one of the trailers when the shooting occurred.
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It wouldn’t be incorrect to say that the genre has more or less concluded that there cannot be any political discourse without the presence of violence in some form.
A completely needless confrontation is building up between the Centre and the West Bengal government ever since Mamata Banerjee scored a landslide victory in the recent Assembly polls.
The victims complained that they are not being provided with any medical facilities, healthy food or even clean drinking water, it added.