Burdwan: Police on Saturday night arrested CPM leader Mirza Akhtar Ali, Secretary of Raina-2 Zonal Committee at Burdwan in connection with the murder of Trinamool worker Prabhat Bagh. He will be produced in court on Sunday.
Prabhat Bagh was attacked during a Trinamool rally at Binoodpur area allegedly by CPM workers a few days ago. He later succumbed to his injuries in a local hospital.
The state has recently witnessed a surge in political violence as rival Trinamool, CPM and BJP’ musket army fought with each other in order to establish political dominance. The administration has mere reduced itself to a mere spectator.