From our Correspondent, Goghat, Sep. 13: Tension prevails in the Goghat area after the body of a BJP worker found hanging from a tree on Sunday morning. The diseased has been identified as Ganesh Roy, known as a BJP worker. Relatives of the victim alleged that he was killed by Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers.
BJP’s Arambagh organization district unit president Biman Ghosh said, “Ganesh was our active worker and he was murdered.” He alleged that TMC was behind the incident. “This isn’t suicide because his feet were on the ground even while hanging,” claimed Biman.
On the other hand, Manas Majumdar, MLA (TMC) of Goghat said, “It’s a shocking incident. We know Ganesh as a day-labor. BJP is playing the political card after killing him.”
Ganesh was missing from Saturday and his body was found hanging from a tree near Goghat Rail-station, two kms away from his residence. Police recovered the body and sent for the post mortem. Reports are awaited.