Maldah: The growing internal rivalry in the ruling Trinamool party in the state has witnessed a massive surge recently. In another such incident five people sustained severe injuries after Trinamool rival faction fought a pitched battle over a disputed piece of land in West Bengal’s Maldah area on Sunday.
As per reports clashes broke out between supporters of local Trinamool Panchayat member Majit Sheikh and Bakkat Sheikh, former CPM leader who has recently joined Trinamool. Both the groups hurled bombs at each other and fired shots. Police rushed to the spot to contain the situation and rushed the injured to Manikchowk Hospital.
On the other hand, Trinamool spokesperson has denied any report of factional feud and termed the incident a mere law and order problem.