Panchayat Elections Result: TMC Leader Arabul Islam Wins In Bhangar


Kolkata: TMC leader Arabul Islam, who was recently arrested in connection with the murder of Independent candidate Hafizul Mollah, has won from Bhangar in South 24 Parganas district. Mollah was shot in his face during a rally in Bhangar on May 11.

Earlier, Trinamool Congress leader Arabul Islam arrested for allegedly orchestrating an attack on former WB minister Abdur Rezzak Mollah in South 24 Parganas district on 6 January.

Islam was taken into custody from near the Paroma Island on the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass after CPI(M) demanded his arrest for masterminding the attack on Mollah at Kantatala, police said.