The prime accused in the murder of Trinamool Congress MLA Satyajit Biswas was arrested by the West Bengal Police on Monday. Abhijeet Pundari was missing since February 9, the day the MLA was shot dead. Biswas, MLA from Krishnaganj constituency, was killed in full public view at a Saraswati Puja event in Fulbari area on February 9. A number of senior TMC leaders, including newly inducted Minister Ratna Ghosh, were present at the event when the incident happened. BJP leader Mukul Roy was among those named in the FIR in connection with the murder.
Source: The Hindu February 18, 2019 20:26 UTC