Calcutta Police
Calcutta  /  Published 21.07.20

Police drive on blood oxygen level

Police have launched a campaign in housing complexes and standalone highrises as part of their Covid battle, telling residents to monitor their blood oxygen saturation level at least once a day with a...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 20.07.20

Market closed for a week

The Maniktala market, which adjoins a containment zone and is one of the busiest shopping hubs in the city, was closed on Sunday for at least a week in an attempt to slow down the spread of Covid-19 i...
By Our Bureau in Maniktala

Calcutta  /  Published 18.07.20

WhatsApp: con busted in Delhi

A Nigerian who had allegedly duped people by sending them text messages saying their WhatsApp numbers had won a prize and asking them to share their personal details to claim the money, has been arres...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.07.20

Bridge to be closed for load test

Jibanananda Setu that connects the Bypass with Prince Anwar Shah Road and Jadavpur crossing through the Avishikta connector will be closed for three days starting Friday night for a load test. Calcut...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jadavpur

Calcutta  /  Published 12.07.20

ATM alarm staves off robbery attempt

A burglar alarm inside an ATM kiosk foiled a robbery attempt by masked men, who were trying to prise open the machine, early on Saturday. The robbery attempt took place inside an unguarded nationalis...
By Our Special Correspondent in Watgunge

Calcutta  /  Published 11.07.20

Contrasting pictures of enforcement

The number of containment zones in Calcutta went up by three on Friday, taking the total to 28 in the Calcutta municipal area, according to the government’s list of such zones. The new places a...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Subhajoy Roy, Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 09.07.20

Calcutta police step up Covid-19 campaign

Police have launched a campaign over loudhailers to spread awareness about Covid-19 with renewed intensity in pockets of the city. The awareness drive is likely to intensify in the containment zones ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.07.20

Lockdown no bar for ‘big knife’

The app cab owner arrested for allegedly stabbing a woman in his vehicle had placed an order for a knife with a shop in Bishnupur in South 24-Parganas during the lockdown, police said on Sunday. The ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Please behave and help lighten police burden

By Pradip Sanyal in

Calcutta  /  Published 04.07.20

Cops’ task no laughing matter

A video emerged on social media on Friday showing a man snatching a policeman’s cane and then trying to grab another cop in uniform, who turns back and runs for fear of contact during the Covid ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta


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