A CPM leader was attacked by Trinamul Congress activists in West Bengal. Mahadeb Bhunia , CPM area committee secretary of East Midnapore’s Mohammedpur was attacked and beaten up by TMC activists in Nandigram. The CPM leader was attacked during a event to observe the martyrdom of those killed by the police during the 1959 Food Movement in Bengal.
As per CPM, Mahadeb Bhunia was addressing a gathering of 20 persons at a private space after offering tribute at a martyrs’ column when a group of 50 party workers allegedly from Trinamul stormed the venue and attacked him.
Trinamul block president Meghnad Pal denied the allegations.