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TMC Worker Shot Dead by Unidentified Gunmen in Bengal's Nadia District, Say Police

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Last Updated: December 08, 2020, 18:58 IST

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File photo of TMC flags. (PTI)

File photo of TMC flags. (PTI)

Bappa Sarkar was fired upon in a field at Sukanta Nagar locality of Gayeshpur on Monday night. Local people took him to a hospital where he was declared 'brought dead', a police officer said.

Unidentified gunmen shot dead a Trinamool Congress worker at Gayeshpur in Nadia district, police said on Tuesday. Bappa Sarkar was fired upon in a field at Sukanta Nagar locality of Gayeshpur on Monday night. Local people took him to a hospital where he was declared “brought dead", a police officer said.

It was not clear why the 40-year-old man, who owns a tea stall, had gone to the field. Sarkar’s son Visal said, “My father was a TMC worker. We do not know who killed him."

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    TMC leader and Chairman of Gayeshpur Municipality, Maran Kumar De, said, “I have told the police to arrest the culprits." Investigations into the case are on, the police officer said.

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    first published:December 08, 2020, 18:58 IST
    last updated:December 08, 2020, 18:58 IST