Kolkata Police

  • Police complaint lodged against AK Ganguly over sexual harassment charges 04-12-2013 04:16 PM

    A police complaint has been lodged against former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly over sexual harassment allegations by a law intern in a Kolkata police station. The FIR was lodged following a complaint by an NGO Bharat Bachao Sangathan. Bharat Bachao Sangathan decided to file a complaint after Kolkata Police...
  • WB chit fund scam: Top aides of 2 Left leaders quizzed 01-05-2013 07:54 PM

    Kolkata: The probe in the West Bengal chit fund case has widened its ambit to the previous Left government. On Wednesday, the police questioned the top aides of two former Left ministers. Sources said that the police questioned Anjan Bhattacharya, the assistant of former Housing Minister Gautam Deb and Ganesh...
  • Scholars lash out at SFI leader's death in police custody 07-04-2013 01:59 AM

    Kolkata: Academicians from across the country on Saturday expressed "horror" at the "brutal" police assault on students leading to the death of SFI leader Sudipta Gupta in police custody and demanded an "impartial" probe into the incident. In a statement, 45 educationists from leading institutes like Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU),...
  • Dead SFI leader's family 'disgusted' by Mamata's comments 06-04-2013 04:30 AM

    Kolkata: Family members of Students Federation of India (SFI) leader Sudipto Gupta on Friday expressed disgust over West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee dubbing his death in police custody as a "petty" and "small" matter, and alleged he was "murdered" by police. "This is murder. The bus driver has reportedly...
  • SFI activist death: Family to meet WB Governor 05-04-2013 05:17 PM

    Kolkata: The family of SFI activist Sudipto Gupta is expected to meet West Bengal Governor on Friday. Sudipto was killed after being allegedly beaten up by police during a crackdown on a SFI protest earlier this week. Citing dissatisfaction with police investigations, his family has demanded a CBI probe. The...
  • SFI activist died after hitting a stationary object: Kolkata Police 04-04-2013 04:35 PM

    Kolkata: The Kolkata Police on Thursday stated that the final post-mortem report of SFI activist Sudipto Gupta was yet to come out and that the initial report had shown that the 23-year-old student died due to a head injury inflicted by hitting a stationary object and then hitting a rough...
  • AMRI fire: people who rescued patients felicitated 12-12-2011 12:35 PM

    Kolkata Police dedicated a column in memory of the AMRI victims at the Safari Park in Rabindra Sarobar, Kolkata. ...
  • Kolkata traffic police goes hi-tech 23-02-2011 10:47 AM

    Kolkata: An average person in Kolkata may easily spends two hours on the road everyday, dealing with narrow lanes, traffic and pollution. But all that is going to hopefully change soon. Kolkata traffic police website will soon stream live images of the traffic on roads. But the hitch is that...
  • Digital radio to keep tab on errant Kolkata cops 06-12-2010 06:18 PM

    Kolkata: Kolkata Police will turn to digital radio technology to keep an eye on errant policemen who are either negligent in duty or indulge in corrupt practices. Kolkata Police top brass have zeroed in on the Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA) technology that helps wireless sets held by policemen in the...
  • Five injured in transformer blast in Kolkata 16-01-2008 02:01 PM

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