CBI Team Investigates Hanshkali Gang Rape Case, Visits West Bengal
After the Calcutta High Court handed over the Hanshkali Gang-Rape case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI,) the team visited the region, in Nadia district for the probe. As per ANI, the CFSL team collected samples of the accused from her residence. Notably, a 14-year-old was allegedly gang-raped by a TMC leader earlier in April. However, Mamata Banerjee called it love affair and demanded evidence, to prove the crime.
Tags: CBI, west bengal government, gang rape, Hanshkali, Calcutta HC
CBI To Probe TMC Leader's Death Which Resulted In 'Birbhum Violence': West Bengal
The Calcutta High Court ordered CBI to probe into the death of Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Bhadhu Sheikh, on April 8. The killing of Bhadhu Sheikh is believed to have resulted in the retaliatory killing of nine people in Bogtui village, which sparked a nationwide controversy. The CBI already ordered a CBI probe in the 'Birbhum violence' case. The nine people were burnt alive, last month.
Tags: Birbhum Violence, West Bengal, Calcutta HC, TMC, Bhadhu Sheikh
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Birbhum Violent Case: BJP Committee Submits Report To JP Nadda
To investigate the Birbhum Violence Case, the BJP formed a five-member committee, which submitted its report to the BJP National President JP Nadda. On March 30, the fact-finding committee, which recently visited Birbhum, West Bengal, and probed the killings of eight people, after the political outrage amid TMC leader's murder. Meanwhile, the Calcutta HC directed the WB SIT to hand over the case to the CBI, which named 21 accused.
Tags: JP Nadda, Birbhum Violence, Calcutta HC, West Bengal, BJP Committee
CM Mamata Banerjee Meets Families Of Birbhum Violence Victims: West Bengal
West Bengal CM visited Birbhum and conveyed condolences to the families of eight people who died in fire, set by alleged mob. On March 24, Banerjee announced Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia & jobs to families who lost their kin in the violence incident. She also announced Rs 2 lakh for reconstruction of houses burnt in Rampurhat village. Meanwhile, the Calcutta HC took suo-moto and ordered CCTV installation and 24X7 surveillance.
Tags: Mamata Banerjee, Calcutta HC, Birbhum Violence, Ex-Gratia, TMC
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Area Around Durga Puja Pandals To Be No-entry Zone: Calcutta HC
Owing to the menace of COVID-19 infection, the Calcutta High Court on October 1 declared the no-entry zones to the area where Durga Puja pandals would be erected across the state. Reportedly, the court had also issued a similar order last year to stop the crowd from gathering near pandals. The zone would cover a five-metre area and a 10-mertre area around smaller pandals and larger pandals, respectively. … read-more
Tags: Calcutta HC, Pandals, Durga Puja, No-entry zone
Courtesy: Zee News
Calcutta HC Orders Defaulters To Immediately Pay School Fee
Expressing displeasure over school fee dues, the Calcutta HC directed the parents who ''deliberately not paying the dues'' to submit at least 50% fee within three weeks on August 6. Moreover, the court directed the educational institutions to send a notice to the defaulters within a week. On not paying the fees, the schools can take action against those. The court will again hear the matter on September 2.
Tags: School Fee, Dues, Calcutta HC, parents
Courtesy: Zee News