Rampurhat

Birbhum massacre: Woman succumbs to burn injuries, death toll rises to 10

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.

published on : 1st May 2022

Birbhum killings: Three more arrested over TMC leader's murder

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is investigating the killings following a Calcutta High Court order, is yet to make any arrest.

published on : 30th March 2022

Birbhum killings: BJP gives privilege notice in Rajya Sabha against remarks by Trinamool's Dola Sen

Sen in a video post is said to have remarked that Harivansh functioned as a BJP worker in allowing Ganguly to speak during the Zero Hour.

published on : 28th March 2022

Birbhum killings: CBI team reaches Bogtui village, starts probe

Unidentified people had on March 21 set 10 houses on fire in the village, killing at least eight people, including women and children.

published on : 26th March 2022

Birbhum killings: In setback to Mamata government, HC orders CBI probe 

The state police on Thursday arrested local Trinamool Congress boss Anarul Hossain from near a hotel in the pilgrimage town of Tarapith.

published on : 25th March 2022

Birbhum killings: Prodded by Mamata, cops arrest Trinamool leader; Plea in SC seeks CBI probe

Anarul Hossain, the Trinamool president of Rampurhat-I block, who was at large, was arrested after tracking the location of the towers from where his cellphone was receiving signals.

published on : 25th March 2022

Birbhum killings: Congress delegation prevented from entering Bogtui village ahead of Mamata's visit

The Congress leader in Lok Sabha and other party members were stopped at Sriniketan More near the village in Birbhum district, and they sat on the road and staged a demonstration.

published on : 24th March 2022

Birbhum violence victims badly beaten up before being burnt alive: Autopsy report

Security has been up in Rampurhat to ensure that no untoward incident takes place during Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's scheduled visit later during the day.

published on : 24th March 2022

Rampurhat killing: Political slugfest kicks in, Opposition seeks President's rule in Bengal

The Trinamool Congress was in the line of fire from almost all quarters with Prime Minister Narendra Modi sharing his anguish and saying those who encourage such crimes must not be forgiven. 

published on : 24th March 2022