West Bengal Police

  • WB: 55-yr-old man rapes 6-yr-old girl in West Midnapore 25-01-2014 08:00 AM

    Midnapore (WB): A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 55-year-old man at Belda in West Midnapore district on Friday. Police said that the accused, Bistupada Singh, has been arrested while the victim has been taken to the Midnapore Medical College and Hospital. According to the complaint by the girl's...
  • WB chit fund scam: Left parties seek CBI probe 10-05-2013 03:25 AM

    New Delhi: The Left parties on Thursday sought a court-monitored CBI probe into the West Bengal chit fund scam and accused the Trinamool Congress-led government of not intervening to check activities of companies with suspicious financial dealings in the state. Senior leaders of Communist Party of India-Marxist, the Communist Party...
  • Ready to probe chit fund scam: CBI tells Calcutta HC 07-05-2013 02:32 PM

    Kolkata: The CBI on Tuesday filed an affidavit in Calcutta High Court stating that it is ready to take up investigation into the Saradha chit fund scam if directed by the court. The investigative agency stated that the court must also direct the West Bengal government and all other State...
  • Chit fund scam: Sudipta Sen interrogated by Assam Police 29-04-2013 04:16 AM

    Kolkata: Scam-ridden Saradha Group boss Sudipta Sen, arrested for being the alleged kingpin of the multi-billion rupee chit fund scam, was grilled by Assam Police in the cases of fraud and forgery lodged against him in the state, police sources in Kolkata said on Sunday. A team of police officers...
  • WB chit fund scam: 'Sudipta Sen cooperating with investigators' 28-04-2013 09:48 PM

    Kolkata: Sudipta Sen, Saradha group chairman accused of duping lakhs of investors, is cooperating with investigators, his lawyer claimed on Sunday. As per court order he was present when Sen was interrogated, Samir Das, Sen's lawyer said. Sen, along with Ponzi scheme director Debjani Mukherjee and company official Arvind Singh...
  • Chit fund scam: Pressure mounts on TMC govt as one more investor commits suicide 27-04-2013 09:59 PM

    Meanwhile, TMC MP Kunal Ghosh, one of the two accused of blackmailing Saradha group promoter Sudipta Sen, has offered to resign if he is told to do so. ...
  • WB chit fund scam: One more investor commits suicide 27-04-2013 04:41 PM

    Kolkata: One more investor, who had deposited money in chit fund company Saradha Group, on Saturday committed suicide. Tapan Biswas, a resident of Purulia, allegedly hanged himself. Tapan had invested Rs 4 lakh with the chit fund company. He was reportedly depressed after Saradha went bust. This is the fourth...
  • WB chit fund scam: FIR filed against Sudipta Sen, TMC MP 26-04-2013 08:52 PM

    Kolkata: An FIR has been filed against Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh, Saradha Group chairman Sudipta Sen and six others for non-payment of salaries to employees of a television channel run by the chit fund company. The FIR was filed on Thursday night at the Park Street police...
  • WB chit fund scam: Police seize Saradha group promoter's property 23-04-2013 08:12 PM

    Kolkata: The properties of West Bengal chit fund scam accused, Saradha group promoter Sudipta Sen have been seized, the state police said on Tuesday. Arnab Ghosh, ADC, Detective Department, told reporters that the West Bengal Police had kept a track on Sen's movements since the case came to light. "We...