BJP Mahila Morcha and student from Pingla raped and murdered by 6 TMC goons in west Bengal
West Bengal soon came under the grip of violence after the ruling TMC won a third term in the assembly elections According to reports, the post poll violence has claimed at least 14 lives in two days. While the state is in the grip of post-election attacks by political parties, a disruptive war has erupted on social media.
Pictures of a woman allegedly raped and murdered in Pingala in West Medinipur district have been widely shared online with the claim that she was a BJP worker Prashant Patel Umrao, an outspoken supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party shared his photos.
Note: The Indian law prohibits revealing the identity of a rape victim
Netizens claim: she was murdered by TMC goons
Several netizens, including BJP MP Soumitra Khan, tweeted pictures of the victim, comparing the incident to a college student at Vidyasagar University and Hathras in Uttar Pradesh, BJP MP Saumitra Khan wrote in Bengall, “Hathras had political merit. Not Medinipur? Where is the elite of Kolkata and where are your candles? “Khan also shared a photograph of the people protesting against the rape and murder of the woman.
The incident has been reported in regional media and none of the articles state that the rape and murder of the woman was linked to the post-election violence in West Bengal. According to TV9 Bangla, the woman was found in an under construction state behind her residence in an under construction house His undergarment was tied around his neck. Three masons, including a woman working on a house under construction, have been arrested by the police. The incident took place in Jamana village of Pingla
Bangla News Live reported that the woman’s father and cousin found her bod accuses the woman’s aunt of being a mason of the crime Police arrested. three people-Belas (Medinipur) resident Bikas Murmu (27) Jharkhand rident, Chhotu Munda (35) and Tapasi. The men were allegedly gang raped and murdered by the woman, while Taapsee was guarding the door.
The fact checking website BOOM reached out to Sankha Chatterjee, the officer-in-charge of the Pingla police station, who said. “It was not a political incident The woman was attacked and killed by two masons in her residence, whom her family took for renovation work Had appointed. A mud house in his backyard. Three people have been arrested in this case. “Chatterjee further judged any communal angle for the incident. Based on the FIR lodged by the victim’s father, the accused has now been arrested,” he said. The accused have been identified as Bijoy Murmu of Belda (Medinipur), Chhotu Munda of Jharkhand and Tapati Patra from Sabang. Chatterjee said. “Bijoy and Chhotu Munda were masons. Tapatal Patra was an assistant in the construction sector. None of the accused have any political connections.
The rape and murder of a woman in West Medinipur has been linked to post-election violence in West Bengal, despite local reports, the woman’s family and police denied that the crime was politically or communally motivated.