Bombs hurled near West Bengal minister Indranil Sen's house; 6 arrested
Few miscreants hurled country-made bombs near the residence of West Bengal minister Indranil Sen in Kolkata on Wednesday (January 27) night. Police have arrested 6 people in connection with the incident.
According to police sources, No one was injured when the criminals threw the bombs near the house of Indranil Sen.
After the arrest of the accused, they were interrogated and three vehicles used for bombing were recovered. Police also recovered materials used to make the bomb. Police also recovered three more bikes, sources said.
When the miscreants hurled country-made bombs, Indranil Sen was not present in home. The Information and Broadcasting Minister got the news of the attack on his house from Chandannagar. The incident caused a stir in the area.
According to the locals, a car came and stopped in front of the minister's house on Wednesday evening. The miscreants started throwing bombs from that car.
Earlier, there was a bomb blast in the area on Tuesday (January 26) night. After getting clues from the locals, the police started searching for the culprits. The accused was arrested.
A police officer said, “We have identified these persons after scrutinising the CCTV footage of the area. We are interrogating them.”