Behala local BJP leader, Prasenjit Ghosh, general secretary of the Behala East's north Mandal BJP committee has accused that TMC tried to set ablaze his house last night. He has also submitted a CCTV footage claimed to be of newly installed on the main gate shows three masked men trying to set fire on his bike parked outside. Police are studying the CCTV footage.
There has been tension and hostile approach between BJP and TMC after 21st July when BJP had organized a blood donation camp here and it ended up in a clash between BJP and TMC which led to roadblocks and went on till TMC higher leaders intervened. Ghosh claimed that since then he was targeted and threatened by TMC cadres and his shop was also ransacked while TMC claims that its BJP's internal strife outcome.