Kolkata: Three people, including a child, were reportedly injured in a crude bomb attack at multiple locations in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district on Wednesday night.
The incident took place at Gali no. 17 in Jagatdal. The spot is not too far from the residence of Barrackpur BJP MP Arjun Singh.
According to police, some unidentified men hurled bombs in Gali no. 17 which falls under the 18 number ward in Bhatpara Municipality on Wednesday. Bombs were reportedly hurled at 15 places in the city and the accused also broke CCTV cameras at various spots.
The Jagatdal police arrived at the spot but were met with protests from the angry locals. It has been alleged that one bomb was hurled in the presence of police.
As of now, it is not clear who was involved in the bombing and the motive behind the attack.
Hearing about the incident, Barrackpur BJP MP Arjun Singh came to the spot and told police to take action. He also reportedly asked the police to leave the spot.