West Bengal Police

Police in West Bengal​ resort to baton charge to disperse para teachers on hunger strike

The para teachers had gathered from different districts to protest against the state government, demanding salary hike and upgradation of their status as permanent teachers.

published on : 18th August 2019

Two bodies found stuffed in suitcases in West Bengal

A middle-aged couple - Pradip Biswas (55) and Alpana Biswas (45) were found dead inside their house at Kheadaha Turia under Narendrapur Police station.

published on : 31st July 2019

Chhattisgarh writes to Bengal to identify Maoist guns

32 INSAS rifles were looted after Maoists attacked Silda police camp in Jhargram, West Bengal, in 2010. 

published on : 28th July 2019

Mamata Banerjee meme case: SC issues notice to Bengal government on delay in release of BJP activist

In the petition, it has been alleged that there was a delay in releasing activist Priyanka Sharma, despite the apex court's order granting bail to her.

published on : 1st July 2019

Bengal police trying to wipe out evidence of Vidyasagar statue desecration: Modi

A bust of 19th century Bengali reformer and polymath Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was desecrated during the clashes.

published on : 16th May 2019

Rescued street puppy makes it to dog squad of West Bengal Police

Asha, as named by the Kolkata Police officers who rescued her from stone-pelting kids on the city streets, has been trained in the last one-and-half years to become member of the dog squad.

published on : 8th March 2019

Five top cops who sat on dharna with Mamata may be stripped of medals by Centre

The five senior police officers may also be barred from serving at the Centre for a period of time and removed from the empanelment list.

published on : 7th February 2019

All eyes on Mamata as 13 years later she returns to her favourite dharna spot

Thirteen years ago Bengal's "Didi" had at the same spot, the Metro Channel in Kolkata’s Esplanade area, protested against the Left government. The difference this year?

published on : 4th February 2019

Kolkata police vs CBI: Mamata Banerjee continues sit-in, SP leader joins protest

The West Bengal CM skipped meals and remained awake the entire night on a makeshift dais at Kolkata along with some senior ministers and party members.

published on : 4th February 2019

Massive manhunt for GJM supremo Gurung in Darjeeling hills: West Bengal Police

Gurung has been evading arrest since August when cases were lodged against him under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for his alleged involvement in several bomb blasts in Darjeeling

published on : 21st October 2017

Massive hunt for GJM supremo Bimal Gurung, shutdown continues in Bengal hills

West Bengal Minister Gautam Deb has accused the Sikkim government and police administration of helping Gurung and his associates to flee.

published on : 3rd September 2017