July 24, 2020 2:02 am
At a meeting with district presidents and observers, Mamata announced a new state committee with 21 members and a seven-member core panel — a first for the party.
August 15, 2019 3:42 am
The leader of the PCAPA, a group backed by Maoists in West Bengal’s Lalgarh, was arrested on September 26, 2009 by police personnel posing as journalists who wanted to interview him.
May 14, 2015 12:00 am
The letter, signed by several Maoists, has been written by IIT dropout Arnab Dam and senior leader Patit Paban Haldar. Both leaders are currently lodged at Presidency Jail.
August 09, 2012 3:46 am
The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday directed the state government to treat arrested Maoist leader Telugu Dipak,PCAPA chief Chhatradhar Mahato,CPI (Maoist) spokesperson Gaur Chakraborty and four other suspected Maoists as political prisoners.
March 19, 2012 2:05 am
Chhatradhar Mahato,who is currently behind bars and facing charges under UAPA,has written letters to the intellectuals asking them to explain why are not they raising voice against the pathetic condition of political prisoners in so called correctional homes in West Bengal and torture in police lock-up.
March 19, 2012 12:05 am
Jailed architect of the Lalgarh revolt,Chhatradhar Mahato,has written a letter to intellectuals,asking them to explain why they were not raising voice against the pathetic condition of political prisoners in so-called correctional homes in West Bengal and torture in police lock up
October 15, 2011 4:20 am
A request made by jailed PCAPA leader Chhatradhar Mahatos wife to meet Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during her visit to Jhargram on Saturday has been turned down by district administration and the organisers.
September 01, 2011 2:32 am
Lalgarh Democratic Forum,formed by supporters of PCAPA leader Chhatradhar Mahato and backed by various ultra Left groups
August 28, 2011 5:18 am
* Say disarming of the governments private army can create congenial atmosphere for talks.
August 26, 2011 2:07 am
The Calcutta High Court on Thursday asked the state government to file an affidavit on the encounter death of Sashadhar Mahato