West Bengal Police(Search results - 17)
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 3:43 PM IST
West Bengal: CID serves notice to 6 CISF officials, summons on Tuesday over Sitalkuchi firing
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the West Bengal Police has issued a notice to four constables and one inspector of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), and a deputy commandant of the force in connection with the April 10 firing incident in Sitalkuchi in Cooch Behar district.
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 11, 2021, 5:08 PM IST
Bengal police files case over attack on Mamata Banerjee in Nandigram
The West Bengal police have filed a case over the attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Nandigram, following a complaint lodged by TMC leader Sheikh Sufian.
India NewsNov 25, 2020, 11:49 AM IST
We will make Bengal police lick boots: BJP leader Raju Banerjee
West Bengal BJP leader Raju Banerjee has said that he would make the West Bengal police lick his shoes if the BJP came to power in the 2021 Assembly elections. His comment is facing backlash and has also angered locals in the state.
IndiaNov 11, 2020, 12:17 PM IST
DG of West Bengal Police tests positive for COVID-19
Director-general (DG) of the West Bengal police, Shri Virendra has been tested positive for COVID-19. He is currently in home isolation.
IndiaOct 14, 2020, 11:12 AM IST
Calcutta high court seeks police report on BJP leader Manish Shukla’s murder case
The Calcutta High Court has summoned a report from the West Bengal police on the murder of BJP leader Manish Shukla at Titagarh in North 24 Parganas district on the night of October 4. A division bench comprising justices Sanjib Banerjee and Arijit Banerjee on Tuesday (October 13) directed to submit a report on the progress of the investigation.
IndiaOct 11, 2020, 1:11 PM IST
West Bengal police counter Sikh's claim on turban removal during scuffle
A major row erupted in West Bengal after a video of the police removing the turban of a Sikh man during a Bharatiya Janata Party rally in Howrah on October 8 was widely shared on social media. Issuing a statement, the police claimed that the person was carrying a firearm and that his headgear 'had fallen off automatically in the scuffle that ensued'.
IndiaOct 8, 2020, 7:09 PM IST
BJP’s 'Nabanna Chalo' March: Firearms recovered from BJP worker in Howrah Maidan
The BJP's Nabanna campaign rally started on Thursday (October 8) afternoon. BJP workers and supporters from different districts started coming to Howrah from Wednesday (October 7) night. Things turned feisty as BJP workers tried to breakdown the barrier put in place by the West Bengal Police. Meanwhile, firearms were reportedly recovered from a BJP worker at Howrah Maidan. Sounds of crude bombs were also heard as supporters clashed with the police. The CRPF’s Rapid Action Force was also present at the spot.
IndiaOct 8, 2020, 2:09 PM IST
Violent clash erupts between West Bengal Police and BJP workers during protest march
Violent clashes broke out between the West Bengal Police and BJP workers on Thursday (October 8) in the state, resulting in the closure of Howrah Bridge and Second Hooghly bridge. Thousands of BJP workers from Kolkata and Howrah began marching towards Nabanna to protest the "worsening" law and order in the state. According to police sources, the BJP workers tried to break through barricades during their march towards state secretariat Nabanna.
IndiaOct 7, 2020, 12:53 PM IST
West Bengal Police arrest ex-DIG of Assam over police recruitment scam
Former Assam Police DIG Prasanta Kumar Dutta was arrested by the West Bengal Police for leaking question papers in the 2011 Assam Police recruitment test. He was arrested from the India-Nepal border on October 6. Following the directions of Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, the CID, and the Crime Branch of Assam Police have been probing the exam paper leak case.
IndiaSep 23, 2020, 11:51 AM IST
West Bengal Police officer arrested for molesting transgender woman
A police officer has been arrested for molesting a transgender woman. The transgender woman, a member of the West Bengal Transformational Development Board, lodged a written complaint at the Boubazar Police station.
IndiaSep 16, 2020, 11:53 AM IST
West Bengal: Female police constable sexually harassed by home guard; departmental probe begins
A dreadful incident took place in the West Bengal police department as a woman police constable from Malda was the victim of 'sexual harassment' by a home guard. According to sources, the victim tried to commit suicide due to mental depression after the incident. Police have started a departmental investigation.
IndiaSep 4, 2020, 12:44 PM IST
Violence in West Bengal: Police OC severely injured in TMC-BJP clash
A clash ensued between two political parties after the TMC party office was locked down. Ghatal Police Station OC Debangshu Bhowmik who tried to handle the situation was severely injured. Another policeman was also injured in the incident. Police have arrested three accused.
IndiaAug 17, 2020, 3:54 PM IST
Woman gives birth in shop; WB Police rush her, baby to hospital
A woman gave birth to a baby boy inside a small shop. Upon receiving information, West Bengal Police rushed to the spot to have her admitted to Bidhan Nagar Sub-Divisional Hospital.
CrimeAug 3, 2020, 11:41 AM IST
Bengal youth arrested for posting morphed image of PM Modi
To send a stern warning to those indulging in controversial posts on social media, the West Bengal Police arrested a youth from Burdwan West district for posting a morphed image of PM Narendra Modi
IndiaJun 9, 2020, 12:34 PM IST
Coronavirus: 11 more Kolkata Police personnel test positive for COVID-19
A total of 217 cops have been tested positive for the coronavirus so far and on Saturday (June 6), a constable posted at the Shakespeare Sarani Police Station in Kolkata succumbed to the disease while undergoing treatment