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The place where the attack took place is the area of Shiv Sena MP Bhavna Gawli.
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kirit Soumaiya’s car was attacked in Maharashtra’s Washim district on Friday afternoon. Half a dozen assailants hit his car with stones and black ink. A major part of the car has been damaged in this. Somaiya said that the incident happened near Balaji Particle Board Factory in Washim. The factory is owned by a supporter of local Shiv Sena MP Bhawna Gawli.
Sharing this information through Twitter, Soumaiya said that this attack has been done by the goons of Shiv Sena at 12.30 pm. They have thrown three big stones at my car. It broke my car window and rear glass. I was in the car when the attack took place. He said that MLA Rajendra Patani, Tejrao Thorat and CISF personnel were also present in the car when the attack took place. Somaiya told that the attackers were continuously raising slogans of go back.
The policemen walking in the convoy of the BJP leader somehow pulled him out of there. Stone thrown at car in red circle.
Police chased away Shiv Sainiks
Kirit Somaiya alleged that Shiv Sena people already knew where the convoy would pass. So those people already stood on that road and attacked. Ink was also thrown at the car. During this, the police and security forces chased away the Shiv Sainiks using mild force.
The car’s window and rear glass were broken in this attack.
MP Bhawna Gawli was accused of scam
Kirit Somaiya had accused Shiv Sena MP Bhawna Gawli of scam of 100 crores. He had said that he had done this scam through Balaji Particle Board factory. He had reached Washim district to take stock of this, during which his car was attacked. Kirit Somaiya has filed a case in Risod police station regarding this matter.