Congress MP and the party’s youth wing president Abhishek Banerjee got wounded on Tuesday in a accident that took place on NH-2 near Singur on Wednesday. The incident occurred while he was coming back to Kolkata from Murshidabad.
“Abhishek Banerjee was injured when the vehicle he was travelling in met with an accident on Durgapur Expressway near Singur,” ADG (Law and Order) Anuj Sharma said.
“He has been rushed to a hospital in Kolkata. I am yet to receive details about the accident or any report in this regard from the Superintendent of Police, Hooghly, Praveen Tripathy,” Mr Sharma said.
Abhishek Banarjee was coming back from Murshidabad district after a party programme.
The eyewitness claimed that, the incident happened on Durgapur Expressway.
‘He was rushed to Kolkata and admitted to Belle Vue Clinic’, Mr Sharma said. The victim was taken to the hospital just after the incident for the treatment.
The senior party leaders reached to the hospital to get the notification about Abhishek’s condition and treatment.