Update: Pabitra Roy has been remanded to three days of pilice custody. He has been booked under on murder charge and arms act.
Maldah: Trinamool on Monday suspends Pabitra Roy from TMC over Maldah murder case. He is also produced in court today. The villagers’ starts protest and block the road on morning for the punishment of accused TMC leader.
Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Pabitra Roy was on Sunday arrested by the West Bengal Police for two villager’s death in Malda.
According to reports, Roy had opened fire from inside a car on a mob on Sunday afternoon while trying to flee the scene of an accident, killing one person and critically injuring another in Malda.
Roy, a TMC leader and local village council chief, rammed his officially-allotted Bolero car into a cyclist around 3p.m. on Sunday and opened fire on a chasing mob, triggering massive protests in the area.