TMC Candidate Satyen Roy Attacked, CPM Accused


Gangarampur: In yet another incident of poll violence in the state, Satyen Roy, Trinamool Congress (TMC) candidate from Gangarampur constituency in South Dinajpur has been allegedly attacked by CPM supported anti-social elements on Wednesday.

At least 10 TMC workers sustained severe injuries and a person named Biren Halder sustained bullet wound in the attack. The injured have been rushed to a local hospital.

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The attack came when Mr. Roy along with his supporters were rallying in N Nandanpur area of Gangarampur. A complaint has been lodged with the police.

Talking to a news channel Mr. Roy accused CPI (M) of orchestrating the attack and said that he will discuss the issue with party high command.