FIR lodged against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for abusing DM

An FIR has been lodged against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for verbally abusing the District Magistrate at a public meeting here in Murshidabad district on November 14.

PTI| Updated: Nov 16, 2016, 15:27 PM IST
FIR lodged against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for abusing DM

Berhampore: An FIR has been lodged against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for verbally abusing the District Magistrate at a public meeting here in Murshidabad district on November 14.

The FIR was lodged against him by the police at Berhampore police station last night, a senior official said.

Chowdhury had allegedly targeted district magistrate Y Ratanakar Rao at the November 14 public meeting.

He called him names for being close to the ruling party and helping it to rope in Congress and other non-TMC members of the Zilla Parishad in the district, which was Chowdhury's stronghold.