BJP SC Morcha chief in Banamalipur beaten up by party colleagues, admitted to hospital
By Our Correspondent
Agartala, January 24, 2023
In an incident of proverbial same-side the chief of BJP’s scheduled caste ‘Morcha’ in Banamalipur assembly constituency, Suman Das was assaulted and seriously injured by his party colleagues. He had to be admitted to GBP hospital with multiple injuries. Police sources who could not immediately give details of the unseemly incident said that Suman Das had just gone out of home for morning walk but was waylaid by a gang of miscreants of his own party, the BJP. The miscreants who had been apparently waiting for him to come out of home pounced on him and severely beat him up, inflicting multiple injuries. The people who had heard Suman’s cries rushed to the spot and got him admitted to GBP hospital , Agartala. He is out of danger but under treatment for healing of injuries.
Later a FIR was filed with the East Agartala police station against thirteen persons, all BJP workers and supporters, for the assault. Shortly after receiving information of the attack former chief minister and MLA of Banamalipur Biplab Kumar Deb and chief minister Dr Manik Saha consecutively visited the GBP hospital to see Suman Das. They promised to help him in all possible ways, asserting that the assailants will be brought to book.