West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's brother Babun Banerjee met with an accident on the EM Bypass near Chingrighata while going to Lakshmikanta Pur on Monday evening. As per reports, Babun's car was allegedly pushed from behind by a loaded mini matador. However, he has not received any injuries in the incident.
Police have seized the vehicle and detained the driver. The driver of the mini matador told police officials that his vehicle pushed Babun's car from behind due to a brake failure. Local TMC leader Nirmal Dutta said that the incident took place around 8.40 pm, adding he has lodged a complaint with the police and cops are investigating the matter.
Police officials have detained the driver for further questioning. A keen lover of sports and the president of Bengal Olympic Association (BOA), Babun is the football secretary of Mohun Bagan. Earlier, he was the Joint Secretary of BOA.