The deceased recognized as Maharam Sk – a TMC leader of Nikarihat Gram Panchayat was rushed to SSKM after he was shot from a detailed vary. Sk died on the hospital on Sunday afternoon.
The incident occurred when Sk was strolling down from his social gathering workplace at Nikarihat, some unknown miscreants got here in an auto and stopped beside him and pumped two bullets on his chest from a detailed vary.
Sk instantly fell on the bottom and the miscreants fled with their auto.
According to the police, quoting the attention-witnesses — there have been three in quantity they usually have been recognized. Police are in search of the trio and are hopeful that they are going to be arrested quickly.
Sk was rushed to SSKM after giving preliminary therapy at Canning sub-divisional hospital however he breathed his final on Sunday afternoon. Sources within the hospital mentioned that his bleeding couldn’t be stopped and extreme blood loss led to his dying.
Trinamool Congress, nevertheless, alleged the BJP anti-socials had been chargeable for the homicide. BJP nationwide vice-president, refuting the allegation, mentioned: “Is there anyone from BJP in Canning. It is a result of TMC’s internal fighting. They might have some problem regarding cut-money and that resulted in the killing.”
However, there was stress within the space and an enormous police power has been deployed. “We are checking the CCTV footage and hope to get hold of the miscreants soon,” a senior district police officer mentioned.