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Man shot at by youth on bikes

A live bomb has been seized from the spot, cops said
A group of youths riding two-wheelers slowed down near a tea stall at Dum Dum Park on Friday evening and opened fire at Biswajit Prasad
A group of youths riding two-wheelers slowed down near a tea stall at Dum Dum Park on Friday evening and opened fire at Biswajit Prasad
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Our Special Correspondent   |   Calcutta   |   Published 21.12.19, 09:23 PM

A man was shot at in Dum Dum on Friday by a group of motorcycle-borne young men.

A group of youths riding two-wheelers slowed down near a tea stall at Dum Dum Park on Friday evening and opened fire on Biswajit Prasad, who is the president of a Dum Dum Park Tarun Dal club, police said. They apparently hurled bombs while fleeing.

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Prasad, who was at the stall with friends, received splinter injuries and had to be admitted to hospital. A bomb has been seized from the area. Investigations are on, the police said.

Trinamul MLA Sujit Bose visited Prasad, who is apparently close to the ruling party, in hospital.



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