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4 held for Malda blast, police suspect ‘gang fight’

July 19, 2022 4:59 am

The four have been booked under IPC section 302 (murder) and sections of Explosives Act. The area around Gopalpur in Manikchak witnessed group clashes in the early hours of Sunday night.

Two dead in explosion in West Bengal's Malda

July 17, 2022 11:44 am

Police said they are investigating from where such a huge quantity of explosives were brought in. The motive for making the bombs is also being ascertained, they said.

Houses vandalised, crude bombs hurled as two TMC factions clash in Malda

May 29, 2022 2:17 pm

The incident happened in Gopalpur Balutola area in Manikchak block on Saturday as a group of TMC workers led by panchayat samiti office-bearer Saifuddin Sheikh clashed with the faction led by the party's area president Nasir

TMC evicted people from Malda dist with help of Bihar Police: BJP

May 22, 2022 4:21 am

Locals alleged that last night some policemen claiming to be from Bihar entered the Sadlichak gram panchayat area and destroyed shanties. They also allegedly beat up some people.

Minor gangraped in Malda, search on for three suspects: Police

September 21, 2021 12:48 pm

A relative of the girl said, "She was on her way to tuition class when three men, in a car, abducted her. She was then drugged and gangraped. She was also tortured and then the men left her on a road.

Chinese national’s arrest in Malda: Agencies probe larger conspiracy

June 23, 2021 7:21 am

The 36-year-old Chinese national, who has been identified by his passport as Hun Junwei, was found carrying an Indian Aadhaar card, a bank ATM.

Malda youth held for killing, burying 4 family members: Police

June 20, 2021 2:38 am

The accused, Mohammad Asif (21), was arrested on Saturday. Police exhumed the decomposed corpses in presence of the accused and a magistrate.

Arrested Chinese man involved in financial fraud: BSF

June 13, 2021 3:42 am

Preliminary investigation has revealed that in the last one year, Junwe supplied at least 1,300 Indian SIM cards to his counterparts in China, which were allegedly being used for stealing data and defrauding people and banks.

West Bengal: 1 held in Malda gangrape, cops look for 4 more

June 11, 2021 5:20 am

The incident took place on Tuesday night when a young tribal woman was allegedly abducted and gang-raped while her minor sister was held hostage and molested by five persons.

Malda administration on alert over floating bodies ‘from UP & Bihar’

May 13, 2021 6:17 am

The state administration has issued directions to Malda District Magistrate Rajarshi Mitra that in the event, these should be “cremated properly and with due respect.”


Why are secular leaders 'silent' on Malda Incident: BJP

January 11, 2016 8:16 am

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Describing the riot in Malda district as an act of communal violence, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday asked why secular leaders are silent on the incident. Naqvi further said the way communalisation is done under the protection of the West Bengal government is unfortunate and condemnable. He also alleged that the state government is playing vote bank politics on the incident.

Malda violence: BJP fact-finding team hits out at Mamata for imposing Sec. 144

January 11, 2016 6:47 am

Malda, Jan 11 (ANI): The three-member fact-finding delegation of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), who were detained here on Monday, lashed out at the state government for denying them entry to the violence-hit area in Kaliachak and asserted that they had come to Malda will the sole purpose of helping the people but failed to do so, as Section 144 had been imposed in the area.SS Ahluwalia said, "The District Magistrate told us himself that Section 144 had been imposed due to the law and order situation in the area. We said that we have not come here to destabilise the situation but to help the people. We want to know the truth,"

Mamata responsible for Malda rampage: BJP

January 11, 2016 4:58 am

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Holding West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee responsible for the Malda rampage, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Monday hit out at the state government for the detention of a three-member fact-finding team of the BJP at the Malda Railway Station. Singh said that when a three-member delegation of BJP goes to Malda to know what the facts are on the ground, they are detained at the Malda station.