Kolkata: A local BJP leader from Mandir Bazar of South 24 Parganas was hacked to death by miscreants on Friday night. The leader – identified as Shaktipada Sardar – is BJP’s Mandal Committee secretary.
The incident took place Sardar was returning home from work. It is reported that some miscreants attacked him with a sharp weapon and left him bleeding on the road. He was later spotted by locals who rushed him to a hospital in Diamond Harbour.
On further deterioration in health, he was referred to a hospital in Kolkata. However, he died on his way.