West Bengal: A bomb blast in West Bengal injured three people, including the Minister of State for Labor Zakir Hussain.
According to Indian media, West Bengal Minister for Labor Zakir Hussain was on his way to Kolkata when he was attacked by unknown assailants with an improvised explosive device (IED), injuring three people, including Zakir Hussain.
The minister was later shifted to a nearby hospital where he was shifted to a Kolkata hospital for medical treatment.
According to Indian media, Zakir Hussain is much better than before but he has suffered severe injuries on his arm and leg. On the other hand, after the attack on West Bengal Minister Zakir Hussain, the incident is being investigated by Indian intelligence agencies.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has said that the attack on Zakir Hussain was a conspiracy. Some people were pressuring Zakir Hussain to join another political party.