A cloth merchant in Kamalpur Durga Chowmuhani Bazar under Dhalai district was beaten up for not agreeing to pay the Durga Puja chanda as demanded .
Cloths of his shop thrown on the street. A complaint has been registered against a man named Jiten Das.
The incident happened on Friday at around eleven o’clock.
According to the report Jiten Das came Harkumar Das’s cloth shop, and asked for Rs 2000 for Puja.
He said he can pay Rs 1500 . Then Jiten Das said that he will forcefully take Rs 2000 .
As Harkumar Das protested Jiten Das started beating him. And the clothes of the shop scattered on the street. Later, shop owner Hara Kumar Das filed a complaint against the accused Jiten Das at the police station.
notably the Chief Minister of the state has directed the police administration to take strict action against those who extort money. Because the current government does not believe in that culture. The culture of extortion with chanda was going on earlier. At present, he has made it clear that bullying will not be tolerated.