TMC MLA Injured While Leading Victory Procession


Barasat: A Trinamool Congress MLA was on Wednesday injured after he was assaulted by suspected CPM supporters during a victory procession at Panigokhra village in North 24 Pargana district.

Basirhat North MLA A T M Abdullah was assaulted when he was leading the procession, police said, adding he was allegedly attacked with bamboo poles and bricks.

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He was rushed to Dhanyakuri hospital where medical examination was underway. The MLA blamed CPM supporters for the attack. Meanwhile, Trinamool Congress workers have put up a road blockade at Dhanyakuri.

Results of the state Assembly elections were declared on May 19.