BJP workers hold protest in Delhi against TMC government over Sandeshkhali issue

    The Hawk
    March1/ 2024
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    Delhi BJP stages a major protest at Teen Murti Chowk against the TMC government over the Sandeshkhali controversy, demands CM Mamata Banerjee's resignation following the arrest of TMC strongman Shajahan Sheikh on grave allegations.

    Delhi BJP workers Protest

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Friday held a demonstration against the Trinamool Congress government over the Sandeshkhali issue at the Teen Murti Chowk here, demanding the resignation of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

    Carrying placards, a large number of BJP workers and leaders gathered at the Teen Murti Chowk and raised slogans against Banerjee.

    TMC strongman Shajahan Sheikh, a key accused in sexual assault and land grab allegations in West Bengal's Sandeshkhali, was arrested on Thursday after being on the run for 55 days.

    Immediately after his arrest, Sheikh was suspended from the party for six years. He was the party convenor of the Sandeshkhali assembly constituency and was also a member of the TMC-held North 24 Parganas Zilla Parishad.