West Bengal Clashes: A minor has been dead during the clash between two groups, where firing took place, bombs were hurled near Barrackpore, North 24 Parganas, here on Thursday. According to the local police, the rioters fired bullets and threw bombs in Kankinara area of Bhatpara Police station under the Barrackpora Lok Sabha constituency.
West Bengal: In a clash between two groups of miscreants, crude bomb hurled, gun shots fired in Bhatpara; more details awaited. pic.twitter.com/lFFLdMBoAH
— ANI (@ANI) June 20, 2019
The minor killed during the clash has been identified as Ram Babu Shaw of 17-years-old. The police rushed to the spot and controlled the situation using tear gas shells. Rapid Action Force (RAF) has deployed the forces in the area. Those injured in the incidents have been taken to the hospital in Barrackpore.
West Bengal clashes are not ending since the Lok Sabha Elections 2019 in West Bengal. Though CM Mamata Banerjee has been blaming Bharatiya Janata Party for the clash, the real reason is still disclosed. Reportedly, the recent clashes took place just hours after the inauguration of new Bhatpara Police station by DGP Virendra of the state.