Senior TMC leader Aditya Niyogi, a noted leader from the Bansbedia area in Hooghly of West Bengal was shot at by unknown miscreants. The incident has triggered tension & the civic office of the area was ransacked.

Security has been heightened in the entire area after the firing incident. Police have launched an investigation to ascertain the reasons behind the shooting and are looking at CCTV footage to identify the miscreants.

  

Hooghly TMC leader shot at, tension grips Bansbedia, supporters ransack civic office

WHAT?

Senior TMC leader Aditya Niyogi, a noted leader from the Bansbedia area in Hooghly of West Bengal was shot at by unknown miscreants.

HOW?

Niyogi was riding his motorcycle when some unknown miscreants fired upon him from behind and he suffered injuries on the back and waist. A large number of locals rushed to the spot after hearing the screams of the TMC leader. The attackers then fled the spot.

WHO?

TMC leader and local MLA Tapan Dasgupta said that Niyogi has been seriously injured and is undergoing treatment at the Apollo Hospital in Kolkata. The bullets have been removed from his body and the condition of the TMC leader has stabilized.

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The incident has triggered tension & the civic office of the area's municipality administrator was ransacked.

Police have launched an investigation to ascertain the reasons behind the shooting.