WEST BENGAL CIVIC POLLS: SPORADIC VIOLENCE MARKS ELECTIONS; OPPOSITION DEMANDS RE-ELECTION

Incidents of sporadic violence and arson marked Sunday's elections in seven municipal bodies of West Bengal, with Opposition parties accusing the ruling Trinamool Congress of turning the poll process into a farce by resorting to large scale "hooliganism and rigging". The post West Bengal civic polls: Sporadic violence marks elections; Opposition demands re-election appeared first on Firstpost.

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