Bengal police

Bengal police acting at TMC MP's behest to derail probe in illegal coal mining case: ED to Delhi HC

The submission was made by the probe agency in its petition seeking a direction to quash two notices issued against its officers pursuant to an FIR lodged by Banerjee.

published on : 14th September 2021

Delhi HC to hear on September 21 ED's plea against notices issued by West Bengal police

Additional Solicitor General SV Raju, appearing for ED, contended before Justice Yogesh Khanna that the notices are patently illegal, malafide and a 'counter blast' to the investigation in the case.

published on : 14th September 2021

SC refuses to entertain Mamata government's plea to appoint DGP without consulting UPSC

The court allowed the state's impleadment application in the main matter on police reforms and said it will start hearing matter which 'hasn't seen the light of day for many years'.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Three arrested with huge quantity of explosives near Kolkata

Acting on a tip-off, the STF of the West Bengal Police made the arrests on Wednesday from Shasan, around 30 km from Kolkata.

published on : 15th July 2021

Police threatening victims not to file a complaint, says NHRC member on post-poll violence in Bengal

The National Commission for Minorities vice-chairman who is in the state from July 6 to July 9, will visit the affected areas in Malda and Murshidabad.

published on : 8th July 2021

Two more arrested in fake Covid vaccine camps case in Kolkata

The Kolkata Police has so far nabbed six persons in the case, including fake IAS officer Debanjan Deb who masterminded the dubious COVID vaccination camps in the city.

published on : 29th June 2021

Delhi court dismisses West Bengal cop Ashok Mishra's bail plea in coal scam

The bail application was dismissed by Special Judge Virender Bhat who had heard arguments through video conferencing.

published on : 28th May 2021

TMC leader Aditya Niyogi shot at in West Bengal's Hooghly district

Aditya Niyogi, former vice chairman of Bansberia Municipalty, was taken to a nearby hospital in a critical condition, but the doctors there referred him to a clinical establishment in Kolkata.

published on : 11th May 2021

Case lodged against TMC candidate Khokon Das for 'intimidating' voters: Police

Based on the report, Basu directed the police to file a case against the Trinamool Congress candidate for violating the model code of conduct, officials added.

published on : 21st March 2021

West Bengal government likely to reshuffle top police officers before Assembly polls

A state government official said Soumen Mitra may be named as the new commissioner of Kolkata Police and will replace Anuj Sharma who may be made the Addl DGP of state CID.

published on : 5th February 2021

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