Lalgarh Violence

  • No CBI probe into Lalgarh massacre: Calcutta HC January 19, 2011

    New Delhi: The Calcutta High court on Wednesday ruled out an investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Lalgarh massacre incident. The court directed the West Bengal CID to continue the investigation but said that the probe would be monitored by the court directly. The Calcutta High court asked the...
  • WB govt must explain stand on CBI probe: HC January 11, 2011

    New Delhi: The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday asked the West Bengal government to explain its stand on recommending a CBI investigation into the Lalgarh massacre. The court also asked the governemnt to clarify its stand on state operations to dismantle arms camps in the region, if any. The HC was...
  • Maoists leave but Lalgarh remains under fear January 10, 2011

    Lalgarh: The Netai Gram massacre which claimed seven lives and left many others injured indicates that very little has changed in Lalgarh. 23-year old Sampa Ghorai is inconsolable. Her tears have dried up, yet her grief doesn't allow her to stop wailing for her 25-year old husband Sourav Ghorai. Sourav was...
  • Buddha ready to ban Maoist party, heed Centre's advice June 20, 2009

    New Delhi: A day after Home Minister P Chidambaram said the West Bengal government should ban the leftist extremist outfit, Communist Party of India-Maoist, which has entrenched itself in the state's Lalgarh area, state Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee said on Saturday that his Left government would give the matter "serious...