It was their personal matter.”The local CPM unit denied any ties with Matiar, with area committee member Mahendra Roy saying, “None of his family member were local committee members of CPM.
“Shyampur police received a written complaint from Hanif Munshi, nephew of Matiar Munshi and associate of Alauddin Munshi, alleging his house was damaged and his relatives beaten up.
The main accused is a known CPM supporter, while Hanif Munshi is a labourer.
Contacted, Commissioner of Police (Howrah) D P Singh said, “We have so far arrested 12 persons, while two accused are still absconding.
CPM has no connection with this incident.”For all the latest Kolkata News, download Indian Express App