TMC chief Mamta Banerjee's nephew slapped in public meeting

North Gazette News/Kolkata
Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee was reportedly slapped in public meeting by a party worker in East Midnapore district on Sunday.

As per reports, Abhishek Banerjee, who is also a Member of Parliament, was attending a party meeting in Chandpore in east Midnapore district when the incident took place.

“The TMC party worker went on the stage to meet Abhishek Mukherjee when he suddenly slapped the MP while he was interacting with party workers,” police sources said.

However, the party worker was caught by TMC workers and was badly beaten up. The alleged TMC workers has been admitted in hospital for medical treatment and his condition is said to be serious.

TMC workers reportedly attacked media persons who were covering the party meeting so as to prevent them from telecasting the footage and had even broken the cameras of some media persons.