Mob shows black flags, block path of West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar during Coochbehar visit | India News

New Delhi: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who visited post-poll violence-affected areas of Cooch Behar district on Thursday (Could 13), was proven black flags by just a few individuals throughout his go to. The Bengal Governor visited the world to satisfy the kin of 4 individuals who have been reportedly killed in firing by the Central Industrial Safety Power (CISF) in the course of the fourth section of the meeting election on April 10. 

Whole collapse of legislation, individuals began residing in jungles: Jagdeep Dhankar

“That is complete collapse of rule of legislation. I might have by no means imagined this. I’ve seen the concern of Police within the eyes of the individuals, they’re scared to go to Police, their homes have been looted. I am actually shocked, that is destruction of democracy,” ANI quoted Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar as saying. 

“Folks have left their homes and reside in jungles. Ladies inform me, that they (goons) will come there as soon as once more and there’s such failure of safety earlier than the Governor. I am shocked at it. I can think about what the individuals right here should be going by,” Dhankhar stated. 

In accordance with ANI, a gaggle of individuals additionally blocked the trail of Governor Dhankhar’s automobile and lift slogans in Dinhata, Cooch Behar. 

Your scheduled go to to violence-hit areas violated norms: Mamata Banerjee to Jagdeep Dhankar

It’s to be famous {that a} day earlier than his deliberate go to to the submit ballot violence-affected Cooch Behar district, Governor Dhankar obtained a letter from Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee the place she stated claimed that the scheduled go to violates long-standing protocols. Within the letter, CM Mamata urged him to desist from ‘abrupt choices on the subject of subject visits’. Nevertheless, the governor, in his reply, stated that he was discharging duties mandated by the Structure and his go to to Cooch Behar was to share the ache and agony of the individuals affected by post-poll violence.

“He (Dhankhar) didn’t take heed to the state authorities and went to Cooch Behar. He went there within the firm of a BJP chief. His conduct is unconstitutional,” veteran TMC MP and occasion spokesperson Sougata Ray stated.

BJP MP Nisith Pramanik accompanied Dhankhar throughout his go to to violence-hit areas of the district.

The Trinamool Congress in December 2020 had written to President Ram Nath Kovind to take away Jagdeep Dhankhar from the submit of the West Bengal governor, accusing him of ‘transgressing constitutional limits’ by recurrently commenting in opposition to the state administration in public. Senior occasion chief and minister Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay claimed that Dhankhar’s conduct is unbecoming of a governor.

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