BSF Act

West Bengal Assembly to discuss extension of BSF's jurisdiction on November 17

The state assembly on Friday passed a resolution, carving out Bally Municipality from the Howrah Municipal Corporation area to help people get better civic amenities.

published on : 12th November 2021

Extension of BSF's jurisdiction attempt to interfere into federal structure: Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

The BJP-led central government had amended the BSF Act to authorise the force to undertake search, seizure and arrest within a larger 50 km stretch.

published on : 25th October 2021

Attack on federal structure of India: Trinamool Congress on Centre extending BSF's jurisdiction

The state BJP slammed the TMC for its criticism, saying that its opposition to the changes is aimed at appeasing its vote bank.

published on : 14th October 2021