Leader of Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari outside PM's residence in Delhi (Photo/ANI)
Leader of Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari outside PM's residence in Delhi (Photo/ANI)

Suvendu Adhikari meets PM Modi in Delhi

ANI | Updated: Jun 09, 2021 13:45 IST


New Delhi [India], June 9 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly and BJP MLA Suvendu Adhikari met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his official residence in New Delhi on Wednesday. 

According to sources, Suvendu apprised the Prime Minister about the  alleged violence against BJP workers in West Bengal post Assembly elections and political dynamics in the state. 

He also told PM Modi that how BJP workers are living in fear. While several party workers have left Bengal  and are now residing in Assam due to fear, sources said. 

On Tuesday, Adhikari met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and several other union ministers and BJP leaders in Delhi. 

Adhikary arrived in the national capital late on Monday night.

Last week, Suvendu Adhikari submitted a representation about post-poll retributive violence to West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar.

Several incidents of violence after the declaration of the state's Assembly poll results have been reported.

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alleged that several of its party workers have been killed in the violence. However, the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) has denied the allegations.

The state government, on May 25, had informed the Supreme Court that three people have been arrested in connection with the alleged killing of two BJP workers in post-election violence on May 2 in the state. (ANI)

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