Ram Navami violence

Ten arrested in West Bengal's Asansol after Ram Navami violence

Viswa Hindu Parishad spokesman Sourish Mukherjee claimed that trouble erupted after stones were pelted at the Ram Navami rally.

published on : 16th April 2019

West Bengal's Asansol and Raniganj districts limping to normal after Ram Navami violence, prohibitory orders lifted

The route march by security forces has also been withdrawn in the area, a senior police official said, adding that pickets have also been pared in the region from today.

published on : 2nd April 2018

Bengal government yet to send report on Ram Navami violence: MHA official

The Ministry of Home Affairs had last week asked the state for a status report on the violence and steps taken to restore peace.

published on : 2nd April 2018

Ram Navami violence: West Bengal governor visits riot-hit areas, appeals for peace

One person was killed and two police officers suffered serious injuries on Monday when clashes broke out between two groups over a Ram Navami procession in the Raniganj area of Bardhaman district.

published on : 31st March 2018

Bengal Ram Navami violence: Clash-hit Raniganj limps back to normalcy

Large number of security personnel were deployed on the streets of Raniganj while a section of shops opened their shutters after remaining closed for the last five days.

published on : 31st March 2018

Post-Ram Navami violence, police gear up for Hanuman Jayanti in West Bengal

Apart from a ban on armed rallies, additional forces will be deployed in each district and police personnel will be placed outside every religious place.

published on : 30th March 2018

Bengal’s Asansol town on lockdown; blame game in Bihar 

Internet services snapped, Union minister booked, 60 held in Trinamool Congress-ruled Bengal; two BJP leaders held for Samastipur clashes in neighbouring state

published on : 30th March 2018

Ram Navami violence: Internet services suspended, Section 144 clamped in Bengal's Asansol-Raniganj

Internet services were suspended to check the spread of rumours and the prohibitory orders were clamped to maintain peace, Asansol sub-divisional officer Proloy Roychowdhury said.

published on : 28th March 2018