Bandi Mukti Committee

  • Mamata announces release of 17 life term prisoners September 6, 2012

    Kolkata: Acting on recommendation of the state-appointed Bandi Mukti Committee, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced the release of 17 lifers. With this, the Mamata-led government, since it came to power in May 2011, has released 140 prisoners in three phases comprising 57 political prisoners and 83 prisoners...