Bengal Police
Calcutta  /  Published 11.06.21

Knock by a ‘bait’ then barge-in

A man Jaipal Bhullar and Jaspreet Singh were familiar with was made to knock on the door by police when they went to catch the two “most wanted” criminals from Punjab, dead or alive, on We...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 10.06.21

‘Shots rang out... I froze’

Minutes later, he said, a large posse of policemen gathered and started putting up guardrails. “The policemen asked everyone not to cross the guardrails. By then gunshots had stopped,” he ...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

West Bengal  /  Published 10.06.21

Bengal police gun down two Punjab gangsters

By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Snehal Sengupta in New Town

India  /  Published 18.12.20

Bengal BJP leaders get SC protection

The Supreme Court on Friday approved interim protection to five Bharatiya Janata Party leaders, including Mukul Roy and MPs Kailash Vijayvargiya and Arjun Singh, in criminal cases lodged against them ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 10.12.20

BJP shares gun clips to contest cop version

BJP leaders have uploaded video clips featuring purported state police officers with pump-action guns to suggest that pellets that killed a party supporter in Siliguri on Monday were fired by the law-...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri


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


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