Kolkata Police

Violence during 'Nabanna Chalo': Four arrested so far, BJP accuses Mamata government of 'curbing' democracy in Bengal

Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Debajit Chattopadhyay was chased and assaulted with sticks by some people in the Bowbazar area during the BJP's 'March to Nabanna' rally on Tuesday.

published on : 14th September 2022

NCW seeks action against male officers of Kolkata Police who 'assaulted' woman BJP leader

Meena Devi Purohit was brutally assaulted by male police officers during the mega "Nabanna Cholo" (march to the state secretariat) rally taken out by the saffron party.

published on : 14th September 2022

Pitched Kolkata battles as police foil BJP’s stir; Suvendu Adhikari faces heat for rebuking woman cop

The BJP claimed at least 200 of its supporters were injured in police highhandedness and 50 of them had to be admitted to hospitals. 

published on : 14th September 2022

Kolkata Police sends notice to ED officer in cash for PIL case

Subodh Kumar, at present posted in Odisha, was allegedly found to have played a key role in helping lawyer Rajiv Kumar during his posting in Jharkhand.

published on : 8th August 2022

Lawyer who filed PILs against Hemant Soren arrested in Kolkata

Police said he was picked up from a bar under the Hare Street police station area executing a warrant issued against him by the Jharkhand Police.

published on : 1st August 2022

Man recced area seven times before intruding into Mamata's residence: Kolkata Police

In the intervening night of July 2-3, Hafizul Mollah sneaked past the security arrangements and got into Banerjee's residence with an iron rod.

published on : 11th July 2022

Prophet remarks: Kolkata Police asks Nupur Sharma to appear; plea filed in SC against suspended BJP leader

Sharma has failed to appear before officers of Amherst Street Police Station and Narkeldanga Police Station despite being summoned by them two times each.

published on : 7th July 2022

'Thought it was Kolkata Police Headquarters': Man who entered Mamata's residence

Hafizul Mollah, who is in his early 30s and from Hashnabad in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, could not, however, clearly state why he needed to go to the Kolkata Police headquarters.

published on : 5th July 2022

Security scare for Mamata as man sneaks into Bengal CM's residence, spends night

The man scaled a wall of Banerjee's house at 34B Harish Chatterjee Street to enter around 1 am, police said.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Prophet remarks: Lookout notice issued for Nupur Sharma after she fails to appear before Kolkata Police

Amherst Street and Narkeldanga police stations had separately summoned the suspended BJP leader after FIRs were lodged against her last month, an officer said.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma again skips Kolkata Police summons

Sharma, in an email to Amherst Street Police Station, cited apprehensions of possible assault on her if she visits Kolkata and sought four weeks' time to appear before the police officers.

published on : 25th June 2022

Kolkata: Police arrest anti-Agnipath demonstrators near CM Mamata's home

The activists demanded that recruits into India's armed forces be given permanent jobs rather than be taken in under the 'Agnipath' scheme which employs a soldier on a contract for four years.

published on : 19th June 2022

Vlogger Roddur Roy arrested in Goa for hurling abuses at Mamata, Abhishek over KK's death

An FIR was lodged under various sections of the IPC against the vlogger after a complaint was filed by TMC spokesperson Riju Dutta at Chitpur police station on Saturday.

published on : 7th June 2022

KK Death: Kolkata Police chief says no situation where fans were short of space or AC failed during musical soiree

Kolkata Police chief Vineet Goyal said KK arrived at Nazrul Manch, the venue of his last soiree, at 6.22 pm and went on stage at 7.05 pm.

published on : 4th June 2022

'KK refused to take selfies with fans, fell on hotel floor': Kolkata cops on singer's final moments

An initial probe has revealed that the 53-year-old singer, who was on a two-day tour to Kolkata to perform at two college programmes, was 'almost mobbed' by fan followers at the hotel.

published on : 1st June 2022

Kolkata Police forms team to probe BJYM activist Arjun Chaurasia's death; BJP demands CBI intervention

The team, comprising officers of the detective department and the local police station, is currently trying to examine Chaurasia's cell phone.

published on : 9th May 2022

Kolkata Police scanning area, checking phone records in Chowrasia case for clues

The official said sleuths are planning to scan Chaurasia's mobile phone to find out persons with whom he had spoken to on Thursday.

published on : 7th May 2022

Calcutta HC orders post-mortem of BJYM worker Arjun Chowrasia at Command Hospital

Chowrasia was found hanging at an abandoned railway quarter in Kashipur, leading to angry protests by BJP workers and the subsequent visit by Union Home Minister Amit Shah.

published on : 6th May 2022

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

WATCH | Left activists tear-gassed during protest over unemployment in Bengal

Several people on the two sides suffered injuries in the clash.

published on : 13th September 2019