BJP follows up on police investigation into Namchi attack

Gangtok, 23 Mar:

A delegation of Bharatiya Janta Party Sikkim Pradesh led by the State president, DB Chauhan, met with the police officials of South District at the District Administrative Centre in Namchi to enquire about the latest update on the attack on the youth front general secretary, Bikash Dahal, and a female worker of the State-unit on 19 Mar at Namchi Central Park.

The delegation has demanded a thorough investigation on the matter and strict punishment to those responsible for the attack, informs a BJP press release.

If the administration does not take action against the people who were behind the attack, BJP will approach higher authorities, the release adds.

As per the South District Police, seven persons have been arrested so far and efforts are on to nab other attackers, the release further adds.