June 15, 2019: At least three people were killed after a bomb was hurled at a Trinamool Congress (TMC) worker’s house on Friday night.
The incident took place under Domkol police station in Murshidabad, West Bengal. A clash between the TMC and Congress supporters were also reported in the area at the time of the incident.
The two deceased TMC workers have been identified as 19-year-old Sohel Rana and 55-year-old Khairuddin Sheikh.
Speaking to news agency ANI, deceased Khairuddin Sheikh’s son accused the Congress supporters behind the attack and said, "We were sleeping, suddenly our house was bombed. They shot my father."
He claimed that his uncle, Altaf Hossain, was also killed a few days ago. Sohel Rana is son of Altaf Hossain.
Several people are said to have injured in the clashes.
More details are awaited.