Hindustan Times, Kolkata/Midnapore | By Tanmay Chatterjee and Koushik Dutta
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2019 07:30 AM IST
Local villagers said they were targeted because the Trinamool Congress trailed the BJP at the local polling booth despite winning the Basirhat Lok Sabha seat by more than 300,000 votes.
Sandeshkhali | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2019 11:15 AM IST
State BJP General Secretary Sayantan Basu claimed three of its leaders - Pradip Mondal, Tapan Mondal and Sukanta Mondal - were killed and five other functionaries injured in the clash.