Bengal Police

NIA finds al-Qaeda recruits in Bengal; Governor hits out at Mamata government

On interrogating the six arrested from Murshidabad on Saturday, the NIA sleuths have unearthed the identities of two persons from Malda working in tandem with them, he said.

published on : 21st September 2020

Fake profiles of Bengal police officers on Facebook; probe finds UP, Bihar, Jharkhand links

The fake accounts have the photographs of these officers and those behind such profiles are also sending friend requests to their contacts, the sources said.

published on : 16th September 2020

Puja gift comes early for cops in poll-bound Bengal

Sources in the state secretariat said the ruling party depends on these junior constables because they play a crucial role in gathering ground-level intelligence.

published on : 10th September 2020

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh booked for addressing rally amid COVID-19, party defiant

Ghosh and senior BJP leaders had addressed a public meeting held in memory of party MLA Debendra Nath Roy at Raiganj on Monday. Roy was found hanging in front of a tea shop in July.

published on : 13th August 2020

West Bengal Police acting like workers of ruling party: Governor

Governor Dhankhar also claimed that members of parliament and assembly were being ill-treated by the police.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Rumours being spread on Chopra deaths, families misguided to tamper with evidence: Bengal police

Referring to the postmortem reports of the deceased, police said the victims died due to poisoning and did not have any external or internal injuries.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Teenager thwarts parents' plot to marry her off due to lockdown poverty

The police intervened and got her parents to sign a written declaration that the teenager would not be married off before she turned 18.

published on : 29th June 2020

Bengal cop holds CPM worker at gun-point for sneezing

The gun-toting constable in plain clothes said the party workers would be responsible if he gets infected by Covid-19 due to his sneezing.

published on : 26th June 2020

Former West Bengal DGP Surajit Kar Purakayastha's ex-wife, mother-in-law found dead near Kolkata

Their bodies were found in separate rooms at their house in BE block under the Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate.

published on : 7th June 2020

Mamata Banerjee retweets Bengal Police post promising strong action on Howrah violence

A large mob then poured on to the streets, chased the policemen, threw bottles and bricks and vandalised two police jeeps.

published on : 29th April 2020

Centre objects to 'violation' of COVID-19 lockdown in West Bengal, writes to state authorities

The Union Home Ministry said that shops of non-essential goods were allowed to open in the state and the police also gave permission to religious gatherings.

published on : 11th April 2020

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