Murshidabad: Situation went tumultuous at Murshidabad as people torched the house of a local Congress worker after the body of a dead TMC worker was found in his home at Berhampur.
The deceased Trinamool worker named as Imam Sheikh was missing from his home since Saturday’s municipal elections. The locals found his dead body on Sunday from the house of Congress worker Bhutto Sheikh.
Furious locals torched his house and also pelted stones at the police who went to contain the situation. One police man was injured in the incident. He has been rushed to the Murshidabad Medical College. TMC workers staged a protest and blocked the national highway. TMC leader Mannan Hussein, later contain the situation and persuaded the people.