Calcutta Police
Calcutta  /  Published 20.09.20

Cop raids for safe nightlife net 830

A day after gun shots were fired and bombs hurled inside a hookah bar early on Friday, Calcutta police carried out “block raids” at specific intersections across the city on Saturday night...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Sharbari Datta found dead at home

Fashion designer Sharbari Datta was found dead in the ground floor washroom of her Broad Street home late on Thursday night. She was 78. Police said they would be able to comment on the cause of deat...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Calcutta police to probe Sharbari Dutta's death

The Calcutta Police on Friday initiated a probe into the death of renowned fashion designer Sharbari Dutta. Dutta, 63, was found dead in the bathroom of her residence on Broad Street in south Calcutt...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.09.20

Police turn down plea for cycling lanes

Police have turned down a proposal to have dedicated lanes for cycles on some roads in Calcutta, arguing that such corridors will shrink the road space, slow down vehicles and lead to an increase in a...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.09.20

Covid norms watch during tarpan

A team of police officers will be deployed at each of the 37 Hooghly ghats from early on Thursday to ensure social distancing is followed when visitors turn up to perform the ritual of tarpan on the o...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.09.20

Four district chief cops transferred

Four district police chiefs were transferred in Bengal on Monday amid buzz that it was done keeping 2021 Assembly elections in mind. District superintendents of police Darjeeling, Hooghly (rural), Co...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 11.09.20

Pocket phone leads cops to body

A 30-year-old man reported missing for more than a day from his Chetla home was found buried on the premises of an abandoned building in New Alipore on Friday evening. Police tracked him through his ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Alipore

Calcutta  /  Published 11.09.20

First woman OC dead in car crash

Chatterjee, who earlier served as an assistant commissioner and a deputy commissioner (women) in the Calcutta police, was the first woman in the force to have been assigned the responsibility to lead ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Hooghly

Calcutta  /  Published 08.09.20

'Assault' car suspect arrested in Dum Dum

Abhishek Kumar Pandey, accused of assaulting and throwing out a woman from his Honda City and running over another woman while trying to flee on Saturday night, has been arrested in Dum Dum, police sa...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 08.09.20

Mamata, Sharma support Nilanjana

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the government would support Nilanjana Chatterjee, who suffered a fracture after being hit by a car while helping a woman who screamed from inside the ve...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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