Ahead of the election to six municipalities in the state on June 3,the CPM-led Left Front on Monday alleged that party workers were attacked by ruling Trinamool Congress with the police remaining inactive.
CPM and Left workers were being attacked and not allowed to campaign for the civic polls by the Trinamool Congress,CPM leader Rabin Deb told reporters after a meeting with Chief Secretary Samar Ghose at the state secretariat.
Even workers of Congress,an ally of Trinamool Congress were attacked,and Left workers were being arrested,he alleged.
Deb said he met the chief secretary as the state election commission had conveyed to the party that since it was a law and order issue the administration should be contacted. He said he had informed the state election commission four times on the issue and Left Front chairman Biman Bose had also written to it,but no action was taken.