Kolkata: Eight police men were injured and their vehicle torched, in an attack mounted on them by goons at South 24 Pargana’s Jibantala area on Wednesday night. The officer-in-charge of Ghutiari police station sustained severe injuries in the attack.
As per reports, a gang mounted an attack on a Trinamool supporter’s family in the area on Wednesday night after a dispute ensued over the alleged hooking into the power lines by the victims. The resultant clash injured twenty four.
Police after receiving the news went to the spot to contain the situation but instead attacked and thrashed severely. The injured have been rushed to the Canning hospital.