Burdwan turns battleground as CPM members clash with police during protests against Mamata government
Superintendent of Police Kamnashis Sen said seven policemen were injured as CPI(M) supporters hurled stones at them.
BJP state unit chief Sukanta Majumdar was arrested on Saturday afternoon when he was heading towards Howrah district. He was later released.
SFI, DYFI activists clash with West Bengal Police while protesting teacher recruitment irregularities
The Calcutta High Court has directed the CBI to probe the various recruitments made by the SSC over the last few years.
Addressing an award ceremony of Kolkata Police, Banerjee also lamented the lack of people from the state getting into the Indian Police Service (IPS).
With this, 10 people have died of burn injuries after their houses in Bogtui village were allegedly firebombed following the murder of local TMC leader Bhadu Sheikh.
With nine more arrests, the number of those who have been nabbed in the case rose to 20.
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.
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
West Bengal Minister Gautam Deb has accused the Sikkim government and police administration of helping Gurung and his associates to flee.