West Bengal

Vigilant over Possible Maoist Movement in Jangalmahal West Bengal

Almost a decade after Maoist presence shrunk from the tribal-dominated Jangalmahal district of West Bengal after three years of disturbance, police are probing possible movement of the left wing extremists (LWE) and reports of them making a comeback in the…

The Indian Government redeploy five CRPF companies in Junglemahal

The Union government has agreed to accept West Bengal government’s proposal to redeploy five companies of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Junglemahal, which were withdrawn ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections and sent to Jammu and Kashmir. The…

CPI Maoist hoist black flag on Independence day in West Bengal

Flouting their silence after nine years, CPI (Maoist) cadres in West Bengal’s Junglemahal entered their former pasture on the eve of Independence Day and hoisted black flags at midnight in the remote pockets of the region in Jhargram district, said sources in…

CPI Maoist Reestablishing their Presence in West Bengal

After staying in trance for years, the CPI (Maoist) are reorganizing and increasing their active presence in the Jangalmahal area of West Bengal, according to recent intelligence reports. Close to 25 posters with Maoist signature were found at Belpahari area…

Satyarupa Jana: A prize catch under UAPA

Date: September 23, 2010 On July 9, 2009 Buddhadeb Bhattacharya, the Chief Minister of West Bengal assured his colleagues in State Assembly that the government would see that Unlawful Activity Prevention Act (UAPA) is not misused. He also informed the…

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