Basirhat: Chaos spread in Basirhat over a bomb blast in Trinamool Congress victory march on Saturday.
The incident took place in Kripalpur in Basirhat police station area. A bomb blast occurred while a victory march of the TMC was on its way in Basirhat. As a result of the blast, 9 people were injured including 6 children. 1 out of them is serious. They have been admitted to the hospital.
Officers from the Basirhat Police Station reached the spot immediately on receiving the news. They have already started an investigation. They are trying to find out whether the bomb was hurled at the rally by unknown men or was it there on the road itself.
The TMC party has not released any statement yet on the matter. But the people who were walking in the rally said that they are suspecting the presence of a bomb on the road itself which exploded. Taking this as the clue, the police have started their investigation.