Mafia Terror Stalks Maldah, Woman Shot Dead


Maldah: Unchecked Mafias have emerged as a major threat to law and order in the state of West Bengal, days after chief minister Mamata Banerjee lashed out at the officials for failing to curve the mafia and syndicate menace in Rajarhat, New Tow area, a woman in Maldah was allegedly shot dead by the land mafias.

As per reports, Khuddu Mondal a resident of Maldah’s Talpara area was shot dead on Saturday night by the goons of land mafia in a bid to grab her land. A complaint has been lodged by the victim’s son Mantu Mondal at the Harishchandrapur police station.

Her body was found on Sunday riddled with bullets lying in her house. Police reached the spot after the incident was reported and sent the body to Maldah Medical College. An investigation has been launched but no arrest has been made yet.