West Bengal minister injured in car accident

A West Bengal minister sustained minor injuries on Thursday when his vehicle was hit by a lorry near Rampurhat in Birbhum district.

Last Updated: Jan 12, 2012, 23:58 PM IST

Suri: A West Bengal minister sustained
minor injuries on Thursday when his vehicle was hit by a
lorry near Rampurhat in Birbhum district, police said.

The Minister of State for Small and Cottage Industry and
Congress leader Manoj Chakrabarty was travelling with his wife
Swapna when the lorry hit the vehicle from behind while he was
on his way to Jhalda in Purulia from Murshidabad.

The driver of the lorry was detained, police said.

PTI