Sabang: Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Joydeb Jana has been murdered by some unknown assailants in West Midinapore District of West Bengal.
The incident took place on Friday night when Jana was returning back to his home on his motorbike after addressing an election campaign.
When he reached Purba Dubrajpur village, he was attacked by some unknown people.
Local villagers found him on the spot and took him to hospital where he was confirmed dead by doctors.
Meanwhile, TMC has blamed the murder on Congress-Left alliance saying that anticipating defeat they have committed the gruesome act.
Jana will be cremated today. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Mukul Roy are likely to attend the funeral ceremony.