Man wanted for Trinamool Congress worker’s murder held in Chhattisgarh

By: |
Published: June 16, 2019 3:47:35 PM

The accused, Sudip Das, was nabbed by a team of the West Bengal Police's Crime Investigation Department (CID) on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday from the house of a relative of his friend in Chilhati village here, SHO of Sarkanda Police Station Santosh Jain said.

Trinamool Congress worker murder, TMC worker Nirmal Kundu, Bilaspur city, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Kolkata Police“The Kolkata Police got a tip-off about Das’ presence in Sarkanda, following which they alerted us. A raid was carried out and he was nabbed,” Jain added. (Representational image)

A man was arrested from Chhattisgarh’s Bilaspur city in connection with the killing of a Trinamool Congress worker in West Bengal on June 4, police said Sunday. TMC worker Nirmal Kundu was shot dead by unidentified bike-borne persons in Nimta area of north Dum Dum municipality, part of North 24 Paraganas district and the area under the Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority.

The accused, Sudip Das, was nabbed by a team of the West Bengal Police’s Crime Investigation Department (CID) on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday from the house of a relative of his friend in Chilhati village here, SHO of Sarkanda Police Station Santosh Jain said.

Also read: Woman thrashed in Muktsar: Congress councillor among 7 held, CM Amarinder Singh promises stern action 

“The Kolkata Police got a tip-off about Das’ presence in Sarkanda, following which they alerted us. A raid was carried out and he was nabbed,” Jain added. The Kolkata Police got Das’ transit remand from a local court on Saturday and took him to West Bengal on Sunday for further investigation, he added.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Next Stories
1Embarrassment for Kumaraswamy: Senior JD(S) MLA resigns as chairperson of key legislative committee over govt’s inaction in graft case
2Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao skips NITI Aayog meet, busy with project inauguration on June 21
3Naveen Patnaik raises special category issue in NITI Aayog meet