BJP Trinamool neck and neck in Bengal

first_imgKolkata: The Bharatiya Janata Party is giving a tough fight to West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress as both are leading in two seats each, while the Congress is ahead in only one of the 42 constituencies as per early trends. For BJP, John Barla in Alipurduar and Raju Bist in Darjeeling were leading. In Jalpaigurii, Trinamool’s Binay Chandra Burman is leading, while in Ghatal, Bengali film star Dev was in the lead. Former state Congress President Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has established a slender lead from his constituency in Bahawalpur.last_img

Salah Abdeslam Paris Terror Suspect Arrested Alive in Brussels

Rabat – The Main suspect of the Paris attacks was arrested today in Molenbeek near Brussels, Belgium media reported.Belgium Secretary of State for Asylum, Migration and Administrative Simplification confirmed the news in a tweet.We hebben hem.— Theo Francken (@FranckenTheo) March 18, 2016Salah Abdeslam, who was on the loose since the Paris Attacks was caught in a terror raid in Brussels area. “He was injured and arrested,” according to Reuters. Belgian official confirms #ParisAttacks suspect in custody. LIVE from Brussels: https://t.co/fMjFkfDUGO https://t.co/veAXbOeeTW— Reuters Live (@ReutersLive) March 18, 2016Abdeslam was shot and wounded then was captured alive in an anti-terror operation. According to Belgium Police, one person was killed in the operation whose identity is still unknown.On big screens in #EU summit building, #Belgium PM @CharlesMichel seen dashing to his car amid reports of shootings in #Molenbeek— Peter Spiegel (@SpiegelPeter) March 18, 2016Prior to launching the Molenbeek operation, Belgium Prosecutors said that the suspect’s fingerprints had been found in an apartment that was raided on Tuesday.Salah Abdeslam, is a Belgian-born terrorist who has been on the run since he allegedly gunned down civilians during the Paris attacks of November 13.The 26-year-old member of so-called Islamic State (ISIS) was “Europe’s most wanted man.”Authorities have said Salah rented the black Volkswagen Polo used during the Paris attacks at the Bataclan concert hall, which claimed the lives of 89 innocent people.Shortly after the attacks, Abdeslam was stopped by the police in his vehicle at the Brussels border, where he was let go and allowed entrance into Belgium after checking his ID. read more