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Bangladeshi "Supari Killers" Arrested In West Bengal Over Plot To Kill Trinamool Leader:Cops
The four Bangladeshis were known to the locals as masons, police said.
Bangladeshi "Supari Killers" Arrested In WestBengal Over Plot To Kill Trinamool Leader: Cops (Representational Image)
New Delhi: Six people four Bangladeshis, were arrested from West Bengal's Birbhum district in connection with the alleged plot to kill a Trinamool Congress leader, said the police on Monday.
They are "supari killers" and were given a contract to kill a senior leader of the ruling party of the state, said the police.
The arrest was made from a house in Bengalis Taltore village on the outskirts of the Santiniketan on Sunday night, said they.
As per the police four Bangladeshis were known to the locals as the mason. The police however declined to disclose any details,including who their target was.
"The six were arrested on the basis of some specific information we received. Details cannot be divulged for the sake of the investigation," said Shyam Singh, the superintendent of police of Birbhum.
(With Inputs from PTI)