Trinamool Congress activists surround Nandigram police stationApril 18th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by admin
Nandigram, Apr 18 (ANI): Trinamool Congress activists on Friday surrounded the Nandigram police station to protest the arrest of three party activists for their alleged involvement in the killing of a Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Panchayat Samiti member last year.
According to the police, the blockade of the police station began at 9:30 a.m.
The TC activists were arrested as their names figured in the FIR lodged for the killing of Sankar Samanta, a CPI (M) Panchayat Samiti member in January 2007, said East Midnapur Superintendent of Police S Panda.
They will be produced in a Haldia court on Friday, he added.
The Trinamool Congress had alleged on Thursday that its three candidates for next months panchayat elections were missing from Khejuri. (ANI)
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