Midnapore/Burdwan: Five Trinamool
Congress activists were Saturday beaten up allegedly by CPI(M)
cadres in separate incidents in poll-bound West Bengal Saturday.
While two Trinamool workers were beaten up at Nadal
under trouble-torn Raina police station in Burdwan district,
three others at Krishnapur in Maoist-hit West Midnapore
district, police said.
> In Burdwan incident, Nikhil Ghosh and Haripad Ghosh were
attacked when they along with others were campaigning for
local TC candidate. Both were hospitalised.
Three Trinamool workers were inujured when a TC
procession was attacked with bombs and sharp weapons allegedly
by CPI(M) cadres in West Midnapore district. Three seriously
injured persons were admitted to hospital.
Twelve persons were arrested in connection with the
In another incident at Satengabari under Nandigram
block (II) in East Midnapore district, eight persons were
arrested after a clash between supporters of Trinamool
Congress and those of CPI(M).