The BJP is fighting at two ends. Apart from challenging the Chief Minister Hemant Soren in Dumka and Barhait constituencies,it has lodged an FIR against him.
The FIR filed by BJP’s poll observer Savran Manoj Mrinal at Muffasil police station alleges that Soren,his brother Basant and their supporters were indulging in violence. “They had ransacked the BJP’s office and beaten up its workers last night”, alleged the FIR.
Alongside, BJP candidate Loise Marandi sat on dharna near the party office today.The police had not taken any action so far. “Investigation is on”, said a police officer in Dumka.