Leader of Opposition in Bengal Suvendu Adhikari was arrested by the police ahead of the official launch of BJP’s Navana campaign. Along with this, the police have arrested BJP MP Locket Chatterjee and Rahul Sinha. Suvendu got into a scuffle with the police in front of the PTS. After a scuffle, the police took Suvendu, the locket, in a jail van and left. Subendu Adhikari and Locket Chatterjee were detained in front of PTS around 12:30 pm. The leader of the opposition party and the BJP MP got into an argument with the policemen on duty there.
Women Police Vs Suvendu
Suvendu questioned why the women policemen were putting their hands on him. He demanded to call the IPS officer on duty in the area. Akash Magharia, Deputy Commissioner of South Kolkata came. Suvendu starts a heated argument with her. Suvendu said, “All the women police here are touching me. They can’t do that. I will go to court against you.” DC South replied, “Sir, there is no division of men and women in our force.”
‘Lady Kim’ of Bengal
Lockett alleges that Mamata Banerjee is scared, so she is blocking BJP. Suvendu also questions, “Why am I being stopped? Let me go. Vandalism has limits too! Tell Lady Kim (Mamata Banerjee) in Medinipur now that this is India. But she has turned Bengal into North Korea. ” After that Suvendu and Locket raised slogans against the state government. The police sent both of them to Lal Bazar (Kolkata Police Headquarters) in separate jail vans.