Five people got injured in a clash between the supporters of the Bharitya Janata Party and the Trinamool Congress that took place in Coochbehar today; following which tension spread to various areas around.
Reports state that the BJP supporters were going to hold a protest for the prevention of dengue and were also going to submit a 14-point demand note to the Block Development Officer. It has been alleged that the supporters of TMC also reached there for holding a protest of their own.
There, a conflict took place between both the groups. It has also been alleged that the people blasted explosives and vandalized two buses. Five people were injured in the incident and they were rushed to the MJN Hospital.
A large police force reached the scene to control the situation. The detailed report of the incident is yet to come.