No Place For Violence, Mamata Banerjee Should Stop It: Congress

The post-poll violence is unacceptable, tweeted Jitin Prasada (File)

Kolkata:

After the BJP and the CPI-M, the Congress additionally condemned the post-poll violence in West Bengal allegedly by Trinamool employees, saying such incidents had been unacceptable and other people of the state haven’t voted for lawlessness.

Congress West Bengal in-charge Jitin Prasada alleged on Tuesday that his get together cadres had been attacked by Trinamool Congress employees and even ladies and kids weren’t spared.

“The post-poll violence that has been unleashed by the TMC on the Congress employees is unacceptable. Even ladies and kids usually are not spared. I am certain the individuals of West Bengal didn’t vote for this lawlessness,” Mr Prasad mentioned on Twitter.

He mentioned the responsibility of each politician or public servant is to talk up in opposition to “all wrongs and stand by their cadre no matter which ideology one belongs to”.

Requested in regards to the post-poll violence going down in West Bengal after the Trinamool Congress victory within the state, Congress spokesperson Shaktisinh Gohil mentioned his get together by no means condones such violence.

“Congress has by no means supported any type of violence. The Congress get together by no means condones or helps any type of violence. There isn’t a place for violence in a democracy,” he mentioned.

“We count on that if Mamata Banerjee has obtained a lot love and votes in Bengal, she ought to management the violence,” he mentioned.

The Congress chief mentioned, “Even when those that have died are BJP employees, our condolences are with their households”.

The BJP has charged that the state is burning as a result of state-sponsored violence and a number of other of its employees have been assaulted and murdered.

The Left has additionally claimed that its employees have been focused.

“Are these studies of ugly violence in Bengal TMC’s ‘victory celebration’? Condemnable. Can be resisted & rebuffed. As a substitute of specializing in combating the pandemic TMC unleashes such mayhem,” CPI(M) chief had Sitaram Yechury tweeted.

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