Forbesganj

  • Oppn parties seek CBI probe into Forbesganj firing June 3, 2012

    Patna: On the first anniversary of the police firing at Forbesganj in which four members of the minority community were killed and many others injured, the Opposition parties on Sunday demanded a CBI probe into the incident. Demanding the probe, RJD state unit chief Ramchandra Purve who led an 'Aakrosh March'...
  • Forbesganj: SC seeks Bihar's stand on CBI probe October 10, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday sought the Bihar government's stand on a plea for a CBI probe into the police firing on a group of villagers in Forbesganj in June that left five persons dead. A bench of justices RM Lodha and JS Khehar issued notice to the state...
  • Forbesganj: Lalu holds Nitish, Modi responsible September 5, 2011

    Forbesganj: RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Monday held Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy SK Modi responsible for the police firing at Bhajanpura in Bihar's Araria district in June. Prasad, who led a march organised by his party from Patna to Forbesganj, said the firing "could have been averted"...
  • Rahul Gandhi to visit Forbesganj tomorrow June 30, 2011

    Araria: AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will visit Forbesganj in Araria district of Bihar on Friday to know the circumstances leading to the police firing that killed four Muslims on June 3. Gandhi would land at IAF airbase in Purnia from New Delhi and leave for Forbesganj in Araria district, District...
  • NHRC to probe Forbesganj police firing June 20, 2011

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission today said it will send a team for conducting an on-the-spot inquiry into alleged police firing and killing of four persons in Forbesganj in Bihar on June 3. The rights panel has asked its Director General (Investigation) to depute a team to the area...
  • Forbesganj firing: Bihar govt fails to act June 16, 2011

    Patna: No action has been taken by the Nitish Kumar government even 10 days after the police crackdown on villagers in Forbesganj in Bihar’s Araria district where four people were killed in police firing. Amia Khatoon has been mourning the loss of her 16-year-old son Mustaq, who was shot at and...