A Trinamool Congress lawmaker from West Bengal’s Krishnaganj was shot dead today. Satyajit Biswas was a lawmaker of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s party at the village in Nadia district, 122 km from Kolkata.
The police said he was shot dead by unidentified people while offering prayers during Saraswati Puja celebrations at Krishnaganj. The men fled from the area after killing the lawmaker, the police said. They are looking for the accused.
More details are awaited.