Bengal violence

Post-poll violence: SC grants four weeks to Centre, Mamata government to file reply on plea for court-monitored SIT probe

A bench of Justices Dinesh Maheshwari and Krishna Murari asked the parties to place their stand in writing so the petitioners can respond to it.

published on : 16th August 2022

Prophet remarks row: Bengal's violence-hit areas peaceful; political blame game continues

More than 240 people have been arrested and over 42 cases registered in connection with the violence since June 9, the police said.

published on : 14th June 2022

'Complete lawless situation in state': BJP organises protests against Bengal violence

Protests erupted in several parts of Howrah, Murshidabad and Nadia districts in the last few days over controversial remarks by suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma.

published on : 13th June 2022

'We can't hold people to ransom by violent protests': Bengal cleric's body to Mamata

The Bengal Imams Association also asked members of the community not to fall into the traps of vested interests and indulge in violence.

published on : 13th June 2022

Bengal violence: Mamata government reshuffles cops in Howrah; internet suspended in parts of Murshidabad

The state administration named Praveen Tripathi, Additional CP of Kolkata Police, the new Commissioner of Police of Howrah City, an order stated.

published on : 11th June 2022

TMC leader Anubrata Mandal skips CBI summons in post-poll Bengal violence case

Anubrata Mandal was supposed to appear for questioning at the CBI office at Nizam Palace in central Kolkata on April 6.

published on : 24th April 2022

BJP's Bharati Ghosh attacked twice in West Bengal, CEO seeks report

It was also alleged a Trinamool Congress worker was injured in firing by central forces who were with the BJP candidate who, however, denied the charge.

published on : 12th May 2019

Lok Sabha elections: Violence in West Bengal, Odisha mar 4th phase of polling, 64% turnout recorded

A Congress worker was stabbed to death in Balikuda-Erasama area of Jagatsinghpur seat in West Bengal while he was returning from a polling booth.

published on : 29th April 2019

Days before death, West Bengal BJP men had been threatened; victims’ kin suspect involvement of locals

Trilochan and Dulal were threatened by unknown persons a few days before their deaths as both were leaders of BJP’s Booth Raksha Committee.

published on : 3rd June 2018

Five dead, scores injured in West Bengal panchayat poll violence

Hours before polling even began, CPM workers Debu Das and Usha Das were allegedly burnt to death by TMC workers while they were asleep.

published on : 14th May 2018

West Bengal panchayat elections UPDATES | 14 dead in poll-related violence, Home Ministry seeks report

The five dead include a CPM worker and his wife who were burnt to death, hours before polling even began.

published on : 14th May 2018

West Bengal violence: NHRC notice to government, DGP; asks internal team for on-spot probe

The Asansol-Raniganj belt had witnessed clashes between two groups over Ram Navami celebrations, resulting in the death of one person.

published on : 2nd April 2018