Bengal Police
West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.20

By Jan 31, 3 new police battalions

The state cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal to raise three police battalions for three different areas in Bengal. Chief minister Mamata Banerjee, who made this announcement after the cabinet m...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.10.20

Protest rally triggers BJP-police clash in Howrah

Bengal BJP activists clashed with the police in Howrah district's Bagnan on Thursday after they were prevented from taking out a protest rally against the killing of a saffron party worker in the ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Howrah

West Bengal  /  Published 19.09.20

Cop kills self, wife cries blackmail

A sub-inspector of state police who was the officer-in-charge at the traffic wing in Balurghat of South Dinajpur fatally overdosed on sleeping pills at home on Thursday late at night. When Sudipta Ku...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 21.08.20

ED versus police on Visva-Bharati turf

The Trinamul-BJP face-off over vandalism at Visva-Bharati triggered yet another battle on campus between the Enforcement Directorate, a central agency, and the state police. Amid murmurs that the saf...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.20

Centres to prepare youths for police jobs

The district police opened six centres — one at the district police lines here and others at five police stations — on Sunday to train youths who are interested in joining state and centra...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

Opinion  /  Published 12.03.19

Valuable history from @theroyalfamily

Sir — Millions of people around the world use the social media platform, Instagram. Recently, Queen Elizabeth II also made her maiden post on Instagram, on the British royal family’s official hand...
By The Telegraph in

Calcutta  /  Published 03.05.20

Fake news: 140 held, 586 warned in state

Police have arrested 140 people and cautioned 586 across the state for creating, circulating, posting, and forwarding fake news related to Covid-19 on social media.At least 180 cases have been registe...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.20

Malda ASI held over theft of 1.5kg gold

An assistant sub-inspector of police, a civic volunteer and two others were arrested on Monday for their allege involvement in the theft of 1.5kg gold worth around Rs 50 lakh.All of them were produced...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


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