West Bengal Police
News  /  Published 26.03.22

Nine shootouts in eight months trigger illegal weapon worry for Kolkata

Bus injures pedestrian on Bypass A pedestrian was  injured after he got hit by a bus on the EM Bypass on Friday morning, police said. The police identified the man as Ashok Rabi, 45, a resident...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.22

Query to SP on governor calls

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee called out superintendent of police, East Midnapore, Amarnath K, at an administrative review meeting here on Thursday for allegedly not performing as expected. The chie...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 28.01.22

Kolkata police face mercy pleas from traffic rule violators for steep fines

Many cops on the roads said what looked like an ideal way to discipline motorists appeared difficult to execute. “He was possibly telling the truth about his new job and he might not have that ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.12.21

Vehicle documents on DigiLocker and mParivahan valid in Kolkata, rest of Bengal

The Bengal government formally announced on Thursday that all relevant vehicle-related documents could be now carried electronically on DigiLocker platform or the mParivahan app.  DigiLocker and...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 20.12.21

Kolkata: BJP scuffle with police

A scuffle broke out between BJP activists and the police outside the party's headquarters on Monday after the saffron camp workers were stopped from taking out a rally to protest against the alleg...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kolkata


News  /  Published 20.12.21

Hooghly photographer arrested for jewellery theft during photo shoot

A man in his mid-30s who had allegedly escaped with gold jewellery of a woman from Baguiati after her ‘pre-wedding photo shoot’ has been arrested in Chinsurah in Hooghly, around 55km ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.12.21

Bengal Police to nudge citizens for second dose of Covid vaccine

The state government has asked all district magistrates to hand over names of those who are refusing to take the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine to local police stations so that cops could visit their...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

News  /  Published 08.11.21

Man arrested in Tamil Nadu for rape of minor sister-in-law

A 25-year-old man, accused of raping his sister-in-law, a minor, and taking objectionable pictures of her, was arrested in Tamil Nadu on November 2. The girl’s family is from Hingalganj in Basi...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.20

Centres to prepare youths for police jobs

The district police opened six centres — one at the district police lines here and others at five police stations — on Sunday to train youths who are interested in joining state and centra...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

Opinion  /  Published 12.03.19

Valuable history from @theroyalfamily

Sir — Millions of people around the world use the social media platform, Instagram. Recently, Queen Elizabeth II also made her maiden post on Instagram, on the British royal family’s official hand...
By The Telegraph


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