Calcutta Police
News  /  Published 05.01.22

‘In the dark’ on night curfew

More than 30 motorists were prosecuted for violating Covid protocol between 10pm on Monday and 5am on Tuesday in the city. The majority of these motorists have claimed that they were returning from p...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

News  /  Published 21.11.21

Police treasures spruced up

Police stations in Kolkata are not the most inviting places. Yet some of the city’s police stations are housed in architecturally and historically significant heritage buildings going back to th...
By Anasuya Basu

News  /  Published 31.10.21

Enforce cracker ban, police chief tells team

Calcutta’s police commissioner Soumen Mitra on Saturday instructed his officers to ensure no form of firecrackers are allowed in the city on Diwali and Kali Puja following the Calcutta High Cour...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 31.10.21

Four cops down with dengue

Four police personnel, including the inspector-in-charge of Baguiati police station Kallol Ghosh, are suffering from dengue. A senior officer of the Bidhannagar commissionerate said Ghosh was hospita...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

News  /  Published 24.10.21

Two arrested lost income in pandemic

Mithu Halder had contacted daily wage earners Bapi Mondal and Zahir Gazi and offered them money to work for her. Mondal and Gazi had lost a steady source of income during the pandemic, police said. B...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


News  /  Published 24.10.21

Job nearby helped Vicky: Cops

The job as a site supervisor at a construction site on Fern Road, near Subir Chaki’s house on Kankulia Road, possibly helped Vicky Halder to gather information on Chaki, investigators probing in...
By Kinsuk Basu

West Bengal  /  Published 29.09.21

Calcutta: Old house collapses

A portion of an old two-storeyed building in the northern part of the city's Ahiritola Lane collapsed on Wednesday morning in which one person is feared trapped under the rubbles, police said. A ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.21

FIR to probe assualt on Dilip

Kolkata Police has lodged on their own an FIR against unknown people in connection with the incident where BJP national vice-president Dilip Ghosh was pushed and heckled while campaigning in Bhabanipu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.21

Bhowanipore: Cops, CPI(M) clash

The CPI(M)'s Bhowanipore bypoll candidate Srijib Biswas got engaged in a scuffle with the police on Sunday after he was stopped from campaigning on the road that leads to Chief Minister Mamata Ban...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.21

No leave for state govt employees till Oct 5

The Mamata Banerjee government has cancelled leaves of all government employees till October 5, put all PWD engineers on alert and set up a unified control room to deal with the possible heavy rainfal...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


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