A BJP leader from West Bengal was 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. BJP had alleged TMC for this murder.
3rd arrest has been made in the case by CID. TMC leader Nazir Khan has been taken into custody for murder of Manish Shukla. This was a case of personal enmity and was also reportedly in close contact with the shooters.