Jakir Hossain

Murshidabad bomb attack: Two held by West Bengal CID

A senior official said said that both have been booked under Section 3 of the Explosive Substances Act, 1908, and other sections of the IPC, including attempt to murder.

published on : 26th February 2021

Bomb attack on Bengal minister: CID detains Bangladeshi national

Hossain, Trinamool Congress MLA and the minister of state for labour, was waiting at platform number 2 to catch a train to Kolkata around 10 pm on February 17 when the blast occurred.

published on : 24th February 2021

Blast possibly accidental, Bengal minister may not be target: CID officer on Murshidabad explosion

The miscreants who could have links to an international terror group possibly brought the explosive kept in a bag from outside the state and were on their way to take it to Kolkata or somewhere else.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar calls for NIA probe into blast that injured minister Jakir Hossain

Condemning the incident, the governor, who visited the minister of state for labour at a hospital here in the evening, said that a "very expert investigation" is required into the incident.

published on : 18th February 2021

Murshidabad bombing: West Bengal CID to probe attack on minister Jakir Hossain

Senior BJP leaders such as Piyush Goyal and national-general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya condemned the attack and wished quick recovery of the injured.

published on : 18th February 2021

Bengal minister injured in bomb attack in railway station

At least two other persons who were with him were also injured in the incident.

published on : 17th February 2021