West Bengal violence

West Bengal violence: Three members of slain Trinamool leader's family killed in Murshidabad

It is alleged that those responsible for the killing of Hossain attacked his home at Kuchiamora village under Domkal police station and murdered the three.

published on : 16th June 2019

Centre seeks report from Bengal on political violence, Mamata Banerjee hits back

The CM said the state was peaceful and that such an advisory should be sent to the Uttar Pradesh government about the encounter deaths in the past few years.

published on : 16th June 2019

West Bengal Governor convenes all-party meet in wake of post-poll violence

The Trinamool Congress leadership, however, said it was yet to receive any letter.

published on : 12th June 2019

Protesting BJP workers clash with cops in Kolkata, tear-gassed

The BJP workers, who were protesting against the attacks on their partymen, raised slogans and hurled stones and bottles at the police officers.

published on : 12th June 2019

BJP observes 'Black Day', holds protest rallies over killing of its cadres in Bengal

The saffron party took out rallies in several parts of the state, with BJP workers supporting black badges.

published on : 10th June 2019

MHA advisory on Bengal violence BJP's 'conspiracy' to 'grab' power in opposition-ruled states: TMC

West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee said in the letter that the Ministry of Home Affairs has drawn conclusions without verifying the ground reality or taking a report from the state government.

published on : 10th June 2019

Situation under control in West Bengal, says Mamata government in reply to Centre's advisory over violence

The chief secretary said the situation is under control and it may not be construed under any circumstance to be a failure on the part of the law enforcement machinery.

published on : 10th June 2019

Three BJP workers, 1 TMC activist killed in Bengal's North 24 Parganas district

Sources in the TMC and the BJP claimed that the clashes broke out over removing flags of the saffron party in the area.

published on : 9th June 2019

BJP workers, police personnel clash during victory rally in Bengal, many injured 

BJP workers "forcibly took out" the procession 'Abhinandan Yatra' without taking any permission from the authorities concerned, a police officer said.

published on : 8th June 2019

Youth hacked to death, many injured in Bengal political violence

Also, a man in South 24 Parganas district's Narendrapur was allegedly beaten up by some BJP supporters for not chanting 'Jai Shri Ram'.

published on : 8th June 2019

Block Development Officer beaten up by Trinamool activists in Bengal

Sources in Sarkar's office said he had to face the wrath of the states ruling party as he identified some discrepancies by the local leaders in the 'Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana' scheme.

published on : 8th June 2019

CPM panchayat member joins BJP, 'TMC men' ransack her house

Sargina Bibi, the CPM member of Habibpur gram panchayt, joined the BJP in presence of its state unit president Dilip Ghosh who came to Ranaghat.

published on : 7th June 2019

Post-poll violence continues: TMC leader shot dead in Bengal's North 254 Parganas

Nirmal Kundu, the TMC President for ward no. 6 of Nimta area, was allegedly shot twice in the head on an open road around 7 p.m.

published on : 5th June 2019

Infant killed, man shot amid clashes between TMC, BJP workers in West Bengal

A clash broke out between workers of the BJP and the Trinamool at Ilambazar's Chhotochawk village in Birbhum district and bombs were hurled overnight at the village.

published on : 4th June 2019

BJP worker killed, many injured as political violence spread in West Bengal

Reports of houses being ransacked and activists of both the BJP and the ruling Trinamool Congress sustaining injuries surfaced through the day.

published on : 2nd June 2019
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