Stones were pelted and lathis were used in the violent clash between the workers of West Bengal’s two major parties near two polling booths at Brahmanchak area of Haroa, which comes under the Minakha assembly segment of Basirhat Lok Sabha constituency where polling is going on.

Earlier, there were reports that police had fired to quash the clashes. However, Superintendent of Police Tanmoy Roychowdhury made it clear there was no firing

The CRPF personnel have been positioned at the place of violence after the Sub Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) went to inspect the spot.

The police said the wounded people were sent to a primary health centre at Haroa.

(JPN)

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