Baruipur: The Mandir Bazar police on Saturday arrested two booth presidents of All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) in connection with the murder of a local BJP leader Shaktipada Sardar. The booth presidents have been sent to eight-day police custody by Diamond Harbour subdivisional court.
BJP worker Saktipada Sardar was reportedly attacked by miscreants on Friday night with a sharp weapon and left bleeding on the road. He was later spotted by locals who rushed him to a hospital in Diamond Harbour. However, he died on his way.
According police sources, Saktipada was returning his home from work on Friday night. He was attacked near is house. Five miscreants come and attacked him. He was attacked with sharp weapons.