Khejuri: Tension and chaos has spread in East Midnapore on Tuesday after a CPM activist was killed.
According to the locals, CPM activist Nirmal Mandal refused to give donation for a fair. This refusal then lead to a quarrel. On refusal, he was forcibly taken to a local club and beaten brutally. He succumbed to his injuries and died on Tuesday morning.
The locals stopped the police from taking over the dead body. They gheraoed the police, demanding immediate arrest of the accused people.
The CPM has accused TMC goons of murdering Nirmal. But the TMC party has denied such allegations.