DGP visits Purulia district

Last Updated: Saturday, November 5, 2011 - 17:24

Purulia: West Bengal Director General of Police (DGP) Naparajita Mukherjee on Sarurday visited Purulia district and reviewed the security situation in the district,
where a Trinamool Congress worker was killed by Maoists yesterday.

The DGP also visited the spot where Maoists killed 52-year-old Jeetu Singh Sardar. He also met the family members of the Sardar, official sources said.

Mukherjee said the place where Sardar was killed, the Maoists had killed six persons in the same place in the last one year.

The police yesterday Sardar`s body lying by the side of a a pond where some Maoist posters were found strewn. The posters claimed that Sardar has been killed for being a police informer and member of an anti-Maoist vigilante group.

The DGP also held high-level meeting with senior district police officers and reviewed the security situation in the district, the sources added.


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First Published: Saturday, November 5, 2011 - 17:24

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