Durgapur: Two bike-borne men posing as policemen stopped an elderly lady in Asansol on Saturday and took away gold ornaments worth Rs 1 lakh, saying wearing jewellery on roads was banned.
The lawyer son of Chinta Tiwari, 60, has lodged a police complaint.
Calcutta: One more youth was arrested on Saturday over the alleged molestation of a 16-year-old girl in Barasat on Friday. Meher Ali, who was arrested on Saturday, and Mohammad Jafruddin, picked up on Friday, have been remanded in 14 days’ judicial custody.
Calcutta: Two persons were arrested from Behala and Muchipara on the charge of molestation on Saturday.
Midnapore: Joint forces unearthed two land mines from a forest near Lalgarh on Saturday.
Durgapur: Vehicles came to a halt on NH2 in Raniganj for 40 minutes on Friday after a wild elephant that destroyed houses and shops blocked the road.