Maldah: A fierce clash between Trinamool Congress and rival CPM over a piece of disputed land on Tuesday killed one people and injured another, police said. The incident took place in Maldah’s Manikchowk area.
As per reports, a old dispute over a piece of land claimed took an ugly turn on Tuesday evening when CPM workers and Trinamool members entered an altercation and soon embroiled in a violent clash. Both the groups fired bullets at each other. A Trinamool worker named Kayum Miyan died during the fight and another man Ghulam Murshid Salim suffered severe injuries.
Police rushed to the spot to contain the situation and rushed the injured to Maldah Medical College. A complaint has been lodged at the local police station by Trinamool but no arrest has been made yet.