Kolkata Police
Science Tech  /  Published 31.05.21

Scam in the time of misery

I recently got a forwarded message from a friend saying you can now measure the oxygen content of your blood with the help of an app. As the virus takes its toll, messages such as these are making the...
By Surit Doss

West Bengal  /  Published 08.04.21

Mithun roadshow disallowed in Calcutta

The BJP was denied permission to hold a roadshow of Bollywood superstar Mithun Chakraborty, who had recently joined the saffron camp, in Behala area of the city on Thursday, following which a group of...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.02.21

BJP youth-wing leader arrested with cocaine

BJP's youth-wing leader Pamela Goswami was arrested with cocaine from south Kolkata's upscale New Alipore area on Friday, police said. Goswami, the state secretary of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Mo...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.12.20

Stick hovers over cyclists

Officers said cycling was not allowed on 62 thoroughfares in the city. In June 2020, following a nod from the state cabinet, the city police had issued a notification allowing cycling on small and med...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.20

GPS gadgets to nab cracker ban violators in Bengal

The West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB) is distributing over 1,000 GPS-fitted sound monitoring devices among different police stations in the state to track people violating the firecrack...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 03.11.20

Youths try to pull woman off bike on BT Road

Three youths on a bike tried to pull down a woman from a bike on BT Road early on Monday and thrashed her brothers before a passing police patrol came to their rescue, police said. Cops managed to ar...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 08.10.20

Bengal: BJP and police in a tussle

Clashes broke out between the Bengal Police and BJP workers as the saffron party activists tried to break through barricades during their march towards state secretariat Nabanna on Thursday, poli...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.09.20

Signal jump proves fatal for biker at Esplanade

A motorcyclist came under the wheels of a lorry after he jumped a traffic signal at the Dorina crossing in Esplanade and collided with a lorry moving towards Lenin Sarani on Wednesday, police said. T...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 01.09.20

Traffic rule reminder for Kolkata cyclists

Cyclists will have to follow traffic rules, especially the one-way rule, police said on Monday while extending the permission for free movement of cycles on all roads barring main arterial roads till ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.20

BJP leader found hanging in North Dinajpur

  Senior BJP leader Debendra Nath Ray, was found hanging near his home in Hemtabad area of North Dinajpur district on Monday morning, police sources said. Ray had contested and won the Hemtabad...
By PTI in Calcutta


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