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Bengal Political Violence: News18 Reports From Battleground Basirhat

Jun 11, 2019 11:15 AM IST India India

An uneasy calm prevails on ground zero in Basirhat where three persons were killed in clashes between TMC and BJP workers. The block falls under Basirhat Lok Sabha seat which was won by TMC candidate Nusrat Jahan by a margin of over 3.5 lakh votes. The constituency has 54 per cent Muslim population. Shops remained closed in most parts after a 12 hour bandh called by the BJP. CNN-News18's Prema Rajaram brings us this report