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Report also submitted against 2 juveniles: CBI files 2 chargesheets in Birbhum violence cases

June 21, 2022 7:09 am

The CBI had registered an FIR in the matter on April 8 after taking over the probe on the Calcutta High Court's order. The police had earlier registered a case on March 22 at the Rampurhat police station against 10 persons.

Trinamool panchayat member dies in Birbhum, kin allege murder

May 06, 2022 3:57 am

Police say preliminary probe suggests that the TMC leader died in an accident but the case was being looked at from all angles

Birbhum violence: Another victim succumbs to burn injuries, death toll rises to 10

May 01, 2022 3:49 pm

The murder of Bhadu Sheikh, a panchayat representative with allegiance to the state’s ruling Trinamool Congress party, in Rampurhat on March 21 had sparked off a chain of violence at Bogtui village.

Newsmaker | Nandigram, now Birbhum: IPS officer at receiving end of Mamata Banerjee anger

April 30, 2022 7:48 am

TMC defends CM pulling up SP Nagendra Nath Tripathi, BJP slams 'politicisation of police'

2019 Birbhum blasts: Calcutta HC orders transfer of probe from CID to NIA

April 22, 2022 6:16 am

The CID was probing the explosions in a house at Sadaipur in August 2019 and at another house at Lokpur in September the same year.

Submit case diary, status report on five recent rape cases, Calcutta HC tells govt

April 20, 2022 5:38 am

The court also ordered the authorities concerned to extend full protection to the victims and the witnesses in the rape cases in the meantime.

Tribal girl ‘gangraped’, male friend assaulted in Birbhum, say police

April 16, 2022 1:03 am

As per preliminary probe, the girl was visiting a fair with her friend on Thursday and was engaged in a conversation with him when about four to five people assaulted him before dragging her away to a secluded place, by a river, where she was allegedly gangraped.

Birbhum violence: Calcutta HC orders CBI probe into TMC leader's murder

April 09, 2022 4:14 am

"Material placed on record prima facie suggests a close relationship and linkage between the two incidents (the murder of Badu Sheikh and the Birbhum killings). The incidents are alleged to be a result of political rivalry," the Court order read.

Birbhum violence case: CBI submits initial probe report; HC reserves order on probe into gram pradhan murder

April 07, 2022 12:13 pm

Sources told The Indian Express the CBI, in the report over the Birbhum violence, mentioned that a large part of the evidence has been destroyed.

Newsmaker: TMC infighting post-Birbhum violence brings public focus on Bengal deputy Speaker

April 05, 2022 9:20 am

TMC district chief Anubrata Mondal has accused Ashish Banerjee of protecting a party leader arrested in connection with the killings


West Bengal becoming safe haven for bomb-makers: BJP

January 22, 2016 7:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Friday said West Bengal is becoming a safe haven for bomb makers under Mamata Banerjee's leadership. Reacting to the Birbhum blast, another BJP leader Sambit Patra accused Banerjee of misgovernance and encouraging illegal activities.