Kolkata: Just a day before the crucial Bidhannagar municipal poll, CPM leader Gautam Dev’s son Saptarshi Dev was assaulted and thrashed brutally by unidentified men on Thursday night.
As per reports, Saptarshi was attacked near his home in Salt Lake’s FC Bloc by men who came to the place armed with hockey sticks and wickets and fled the spot on motorbikes.
Saptarshi has suffered grievous injuries in the attack. Police rushed to the spot after the incident was reported and launched an investigation.
On the other hand CPM blamed the attack on Trinamool and termed it a method to terrorize Gautam Dev.