Added on : 2019-05-19 13:40:31
A crude bomb explosion took place in the Kolkata Uttar constituency in the Girish Park area. This is the first incident of a bomb blast in Kolkata. At least two incidents of crude-bombs being thrown were reported in the Barasat and Basirhat constituencies in the morning.
Extra personnel of central security forces has been deployed in the city, the report said. The BJP blamed the TMC for the incidents of violence. Nilanjan Roy, a BJP candidate for Diamond Harbour, was also allegedly attacked by TMC in Budge Budge.