25 Dec. 03 : Three miscreants
were arrested and huge
quantity of arms and ammunition were
recovered this morning during
an ambush in Sujapur, Ketugram PS,
Katwa. Mr Debajyoti
OC sustained splinter injury during the cross fire.
The police started combing operation in the area few days back to nab
the culprits accused of murder of Baneswar Ghosh, a CPI-M leader on 5
was the sixth political murder in the area in past two years.
The SP, Burdwan, Mr KC Meena said, a police team started operation
early this morning acting on a tip-off and the accused started hurling
bombs on the cops. They could be nabbed at the end of one hour brickbat.
Mr Debajyoti Saha, the OC who also sustained splinter injury said, we
were working on specific information that we received few days back and
we need to explore further the area to net in the miscreants those are
harboured in some scattered Nadia segments close to Ketugram. The
police earlier had arrested 42 persons in connection with the murder.
Today during the operation Mr Mathura Ghosh, the local Mougram panchayat
member from Congress, along with his two associates Kata Ghosh and
Sandip Ghosh were also arrested with pipe gun and ammunitions.