WB Panchayat Polls: Tension Triggers In Malda, Bombing


Malda: Political clashes begin before the night of panchayat polls. One killed during the bombing in the area of Ratua, Malda on Saturday night.

The victim named Abdul Barek, aged 45. According to locals, bombing was started for the whole night. Huge police forces reached the spot. The deceased body taken to the hospital for post mortem. Tension triggers over the incident. It is not cleared yet that which party workers are responsible for this incident. However, Police started to enquire the matter.

The panchayat polls will be held on May14th. According to the SEC sources, tomorrow’s elections will be held in 621 zilla parishads and 6,157 panchayat samitis, besides 31,827 gram panchayats.