A BJP leader from West Bengal has been shot dead by some unidentified assailants. Five rounds of bullets were fired that were targeted towards Manish Shukla. He was then rushed to a hospital in Barrackpore and there, he was referred to go to Kolkata. Later, he succumbed to his injuries.
Tensions have since then prevailed and cops have been deployed in the entire area. Tamal Saha, a special correspondent, throws light on the matter and states that he was shot while he was returning back home. The assailants were bike borne, he specifies, and are yet to be identified. He also clarifies that, Manish Shukla succumbed to his injuries on his way to Kolkata. BJP has alleged that TMC was involved and has demanded a CBI probe.