Kolkata: A terror alert has been sounded at religious spots of Kolkata by intelligence agency following reports that Bangladesh based Terrorists oraganisation JMB have entered to the states to carry out attacks. After Intelligence outputs, high level meetings, headed by state were held in lalbazr headquarter and advisory has been issued to enhanced security, According to Lalbazar sources. The security has been steeped up in at all strategic locations, sensitive religious places like Dakshineswar, kalighat, Birla Mandir etc.
Lalbazar sources also said that, JMB is also planned to hit religious sentiments and create clash at Border area. After Dhaka terror attack, Anti-Terror operation was hiked in Bangladesh and for this reason terrorists entered West Bengal through border area like Hili simanta, Assam border area. The jihadists entered at first at Nalbari area, Kokarajhor in Assaam. Alert has also been sounded in three districts sharing border with Bangladesh in view of the Dhaka incident. The BSF has been also asked to step up vigil in these three districts. Recently at least 14 people, including one militant were killed, and over 20 injured when suspected Bodo militants attacked Balajan Tiniali market of Kokrajhar district.
State police also said that a 3 member group of Jihadis is so active in Kolkata and they planned for terror attack in Kolkata with the help of local sleeper cell before Independence Day. The checking is conducted by police after this alert. All Metro stations have informed about this input.