The Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) was denied permission to carry a roadshow of Bollywood famous person Mithun Chakraborty, who had not too long ago joined the occasion, in Behala space of Kolkata in West Bengal at this time, following which a bunch of occasion activists held an illustration in entrance of a police station.
The agitation was led by actor-turned-politician Srabanti Chatterjee, who’s contesting from the Behala Paschim meeting constituency on a BJP ticket, occasion sources stated.
“The Kolkata Police didn’t permit our chief Mithun Chakraborty to marketing campaign for me within the constituency with out citing any purpose. The Trinamool Congress can not avert its imminent loss by such an undemocratic act of stopping us from campaigning. Is the state authorities afraid of shedding energy?,” Srabanti Chatterjee stated.
The BJP occasion activists shouted slogans in opposition to the ruling TMC in entrance of the Parnasree Police Station.
BJP sources stated the occasion sought permission to carry a door-to-door marketing campaign by the Bollywood famous person within the Behala space after the town police had cancelled its roadshow plea on Wednesday night time. “The door-to-door marketing campaign by him was additionally not granted on the final minute,” they claimed.
The Kolkata Police declined to make any touch upon the problem.
The BJP candidate later took out a roadshow within the constituency the place the Nationwide Award-winning actor was not current.
The actor-turned-BJP candidate is pitted in opposition to TMC heavyweight and West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee who’s looking for re-election from the Behala Paschim constituency.
“We now have nothing to do with any programme of Mithun Chakraborty. We all know that the TMC has assist of the individuals of Behala. The BJP candidate is doing drama,” a frontrunner of the ruling occasion stated.
Mr Chakraborty, nevertheless, led a roadshow in Tollygunj constituency for Union minister and BJP’s candidate Babul Supriyo.