West Bengal Politics: The BJP on Saturday (July 22) claimed that a group of people stripped and assaulted two tribal women in West Bengal’s Malda district. Malda police arrested five people including three women in this case.
Police told that the search for one is going on and the women who were beaten up are not tribals but from scheduled castes. Giving shocking information, the police said that among the five arrested, there are also two women who were beaten up because they were wanted in some other case. All these five are associated with BJP.
While the arrested people told the police that they suspected that these two women had stolen the purse from their bag.
What did the BJP say?
The BJP alleged that police remained mute spectators when two tribal women were stripped and tortured in Bengal a few days back. BJP’s IT department chief Amit Malviya said the incident was carried out on July 19 in Malda district by a mob that was ‘”thirsty for her (the woman’s) blood”. was.
Mamata Banerjee mentioned
Malviya also shared a video with blurred photographs of the alleged crime. Taking a dig at the outspoken West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over the Manipur incident, Malviya said, ‘‘It was a tragedy that should have broken Mamata Banerjee’s heart, she could have taken action instead of just showing outrage, as she is also the Home Minister of Bengal. ’’
Opposition parties are targeting the BJP over the incident of parading two women naked in Manipur, where it is in power. At the same time, BJP is highlighting similar cases of atrocities against women in states ruled by opposition parties like Congress and Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress.
What happened in Manipur?
A video of the incident that took place in Manipur on May 4 recently went viral on social media in which a group of men are seen parading two women naked. TMC Chief Mamta Banerjee had said on this that her heart is broken and she is getting angry.