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Stones Hurled At Bengal BJP Chief's Convoy, Several Injured

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh's convoy came under attack in north Bengal.Stones were hurled at the convoy of Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh while he was visiting north Bengal today, in which several vehicles were damaged. Mr Ghosh was unhurt but several motorcyclists in the convoy were injured, sources said.

This is the second attack on the Bengal BJP chief in the recent months. In July, he alleged that he was heckled today by the supporters of the ruling Trinamool Congress workers and his vehicle was vandalised in Kolkata.Today's incident took place around 2 pm near Jaigaon in Alipurduar district. Mr Ghosh was there for a public meeting. A huge police force has been now deployed along the road from Jaigaon to Siliguri, where the state BJP chief is now headed.Earlier, protestors had waved black flags when Mr Ghosh's convoy was passing by.The identity of the stone throwers is not clear yet.

News source ~ NDTV