Law And Order
News  /  Published 27.05.22

2020 women cops to be hired for Winners team

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said 2,020 policewomen would be recruited for Winners, all-women squads in Kolkata and other police commissionerates and some police districts in West Bengal...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 27.05.22

Cycle rickshaws ply in New Market, Kolkata police oblivious

Cycle rickshaws have made their entry into roads around New Market, Lindsay Street and the surrounding areas in central Kolkata to drop or pick up passengers. Traffic rules bar cycle rickshaws from p...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 27.05.22

Taxi touts fleece 3 to 5 times the actual fare from fliers at Kolkata airport

The situation was similar at one of the prepaid taxi booking counters outside the terminal that he visited. “Hundreds of people had queued up for taxis,” he recounted. After several app c...
By Snehal Sengupta in Dum Dum

News  /  Published 21.05.22

Cops hurt during drink drive check in Jadavpur, Kasba

A cop and two civic volunteers were injured in two separate locations in the city while conducting naka-checking and drive against drink driving. A constable of Jadavpur traffic guard was injured in ...
By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.05.22

Teenager killed in bomb explosion near Kolkata

Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday arrested six persons, five of them foreign nationals who were found to be using fake identities of Indian citizens, an ED source said. The six were arrested i...
By PTI in Kolkata


News  /  Published 13.05.22

Kolkata traffic cops on roads with arms after 10 years

“I came prepared with my holster and collected my gun from the local police station,” said a traffic cop posted in south Kolkata who was on day shift. “Although it was not mandatory,...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.05.22

Mandatory arms for Kolkata traffic cops on night duty

The city police issued an order on Wednesday that said traffic sergeants on night duty will have to mandatorily carry arms. The city traffic police used to carry arms till 2011. After that, the pract...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 04.05.22

College girl murder case in Behrampore ‘solved’

Murshidabad police cracked the murder of a college student within hours of the incident in Behrampore and arrested the alleged assailant on a truck headed towards Malda on Tuesday. Sushanta Choudhury...
By Alamgir Hossain, Kousik Sen in Raiganj, Behrampore

News  /  Published 30.04.22

Delivery man allegedly steals ornaments worth Rs 3.6 lakh, arrested

An employee of a courier service provider was arrested on Friday for allegedly stealing ornaments worth Rs 3.6 lakh that he was to deliver to a family in Salt Lake. Police said the owner of a jewelle...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.04.22

Groups clash over loud music, 8 arrested

A special train will run between Howrah and Raxaul (Bihar) from May 8 to June 26. The train will leave Howrah every Sunday at 12.05am and reach Raxaul the same day at 2.15pm. It will leave Raxaul at 3...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata


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