Midnapore (WB): Police recovered a cache of
illegal arms and ammunition and arrested seven CPI(M)
activists in separate incidents in West Midnapore district on Saturday.
Four rifles, two pistols and 89 cartridges were recovered
from Balijuri village under Shalboni police station and local
CPI(M) leaders Shyamsunder Singh and Akhsya Singh were
arrested in this connection, police said.
In another incident, Danton Zonal Committee Secretary of
CPI(M) Abdul Rahim was arrested for carrying an illegal
revolver at Khandarui village.
Angry over the arrest, a group of CPI(M) cadres attacked
the police team and injured the Inspector-in-Charge of Danton
police station Manik Chakrabarty and a constable.
While the policemen were hospitalised, four CPI(M) cadres