Suri: A Birbhum court on Friday asked police to initiate cases against Trinamul district president Anubrata Mondal under three non-bailable sections of the IPC for his “provocative speech” last week. One of the sections carry a maximum punishment of life imprisonment.
Durgapur: Two civic police personnel, including the son of a Trinamul Congress councillor in Durgapur, were arrested on Friday on the charges of demanding a bribe from three youths and assaulting them in a drunken state.
Calcutta: Five fishermen are missing after a trawler sank in the Bay of Bengal off the Jammu island in South 24-Parganas on Friday. Eight fishermen were rescued.