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Union Minister Babul Supriyo attacked with bricks in Asansol

Video footage showed Supriyo standing on the foot board of a vehicle and a stone landing on his chest

Press Trust of India  |  Asansol (West Bengal) 

Union Minister Babul Supriyo was today attacked with bricks allegedly by Trinamool Congress activists here, when he was on his way to a police station to stage a protest against the arrest of some BJP workers. Supriyo said he had informed Home Minister Rajnath Singh about the incident and the latter will seek a report regarding the same from the state. "I was going to the police station to secure release of some of my partymen. I was hit with bricks and windowpanes of my car were damaged by TMC workers," the Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, ...

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First Published: Thu, October 20 2016. 07:57 IST
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