West Bengal  /  Published 19.09.21

Narcotics haul, 3 held in Jalpaiguri

The north Bengal unit of the special task force arrested three persons with 1kg of brown sugar, a derivative of heroin, worth around  Rs 1 crore from the Pankouri area of Jalpaiguri district on F...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 12.09.21

Armed gang makes off with 12 kilos of gold

A gang of four armed robbers decamped with Rs 10 lakh in cash and 12kg of gold ornaments from the Asansol branch of a Kerala-based gold financing company on Saturday afternoon. Police said the value ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

West Bengal  /  Published 11.09.21

5 held with ammunition, Rs 13 crore venom seized in in Malda

Five persons were arrested with arms and ammunition and other sharp weapons from Mojampur area in Malda district early on Friday. According to sources, Safiqul Islam, Aktar Alam, Amirul Sheikh, Abrau...
By Our Bureau in Malda, Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 04.09.21

4 more SIM boxes seized from Dooars

The Special Task Force (STF) of the state police seized four more SIM boxes from Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar districts on Friday. In the past 24 hours, this is the second raid in which the STF has made...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 13.08.21

Narcotics haul in Malda

Six persons, including two residents of Bihar, have been arrested from different locations in Malda district in the past 24 hours with around one kilo of brown sugar — a derivative of heroin. M...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


West Bengal  /  Published 12.08.21

Youth held with guns and bullets

A youth was arrested with a haul of arms and ammunition here on Tuesday night. Police said three revolvers, three magazines and 20 rounds of live bullets were from Sourav Singha Roy, a resident of Di...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.21

Aadhaar cards seized in Siliguri

Hundreds of Aadhaar cards were found dumped on a vacant land adjacent to Eastern Bypass in Siliguri on Tuesday. Police said the Aadhaar cards, wrapped in white envelopes, were strewn on the plot near...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 29.07.21

500 parakeets seized in Malda, one arrested

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) seized over 500 birds from a Calcuttabound train and arrested a person in this connection from Malda Town station on Tuesday night. V.B. Sharma, an inspector of the...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

Calcutta  /  Published 19.07.21

Heroin worth Rs 25 crore seized from biker

The Special Task Force of Calcutta police arrested a 36-year-old biker and seized over 5kg of heroin from him on Saturday evening, said an officer. The seized heroin is worth around Rs 25 crore in th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.05.21

‘Poacher’ held with arms

The carcass of a female leopard was recovered from a well at Milan More located on the outskirts of Siliguri on Friday morning. Foresters from Sukna wildlife rushed to the spot and fished it out the ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


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