Murshidabad: Two Trinamool Congress workers were shot dead on Thursday by unidentified miscreants in Murshidabad’s Domkol area.
The incident took place this morning under Domkol police station. The deceased, identified as A R Ali and Haider Ali, were sitting in a local shack when few miscreants fired bullets at them. Both are supporters of Trinamool Congress.
The eye witnesses claimed that they were shocked at the targeted firing and started running for a cover. Both the victims were rushed to Murshidabad Medical college hospital where they were declared brought dead. A complaint has been lodged with the local police station.
The locals said the miscreants were supporters of the CPI(M)- Congress alliance. The claims come with the background of several Congress supporters switching loyalties to Trinamool in past few months.