Canning (WB): A CPI(M) worker was allegedly
shot dead on Monday by unidentified miscreants at a railway
station in South 24 Parganas district, police said.
Matar Ali Mollah, ex-Pradhan of Narayan gram panchayat
and CPI(M) local committee member of Canning, was shot dead by
two unidentified miscreants at the Bhuttiarsharrif railway
station at around 9.35 am, they said.
Mollah was rushed to a hospital but he succumbed to the
bullet injuries, sources said.
A police team was rushed to the spot as there was
considerable tension in the area, they added.