PCPA calls bandh against Chidamabaram`s visit to Lalgarh

Last Updated: Saturday, April 3, 2010 - 18:11

Jhargram: A 24-hour bandh has been called on Sunday in West Midnapore, Bankura and Purulia districts of West Bengal by Maoist-backed People`s Committee against Police Atrocities (PCPA) to protest the visit of Union Home minister P Chidamabaram to Lalgarh.
Announcing the bandh, PCPA leader Asit Mahato told
newsmen here today that an indefinite blockade has been called
in the three districts, known as `Jungle Mahal`, from Monday.

"The blockade has been called against the torture of
innocent villagers being perpetrated by joint security forces
in the name of anti-Maoist combing operations," he said.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, April 3, 2010 - 18:11

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