A winning female candidate of BJP, Mamata said that the TMC goons attacked her family members for contesting the election. "With folded hands, we request to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi that we want justice," she said.
Speaking to Organiser, BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya said that they have handed over to the Commission, all details and evidence pertaining to the rampant violence unleashed by the TMC during panchayat elections. "Around 67 murders took place during the elections. We lost a young worker even yesterday. Trinamool goons have murdered him and hang his body from a tree and declared it would be the fate of all BJP workers," he said. Speaking about the politicisation of the state machinery in West Bengal, he said, "During elections, the TMC goons roamed around in the police vehicles and attacked the BJP workers." He said that the BJP has submitted the pieces of evidence, including photographs, of the TMC violence to both the Election Commission and the NHRC.