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Poll Violence

West Bengal Post-Poll Violence: CBI Detains Six People In Howrah

Sep 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A team of CBI officials visited Howrah district in the morning and detained all six of them from Domjur area

West Bengal: CBI Registers Nine Cases Related To Post-Poll Violence

Aug 26, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A five-judge bench of the Calcutta High Court has entrusted the CBI with the investigation into alleged rapes and murders after the assembly polls in West Bengal earlier this year.

Bengal Post-Poll Violence: Calcutta HC Orders CBI Probe Into Allegations Of Murder, Rape

The High Court also directed a Special Investigation Team to look into all other cases related to the violence.

Mamata Banerjee Hits Out At NHRC Report, Calls It 'Political Vendetta'

Jul 15, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

On Thursday, the Trinamool Congress chief accused NHRC of "disrespecting the court" and pursuing BJP's "political vendetta" by leaking its report to the media.

NHRC Slams Mamata Govt Over Bengal Post-Poll Violence, Recommends CBI Probe

“Thousands… subjected to murder, rape, displacement and intimidation,” NHRC wrote in its report to Calcutta high court on post-poll violence in West Bengal.

02 July, 2021

Calcutta HC Slams Bengal Govt Over Post-Poll Violence, Directs To Provide Relief To Victims

Outlook Web Bureau

High Court said the Bengal government is in denial mode about post-poll violence and directed it to treat all complaints regarding post-poll violence as FIR

30 June, 2021

NHRC Panel Members Probing Bengal Post-Poll Violence Attacked In Kolkata

Outlook Web Desk

The BJP has condemned the incident while the Trinamool Congress asserted that none from the ruling party was involved in the attack.

13 May, 2021

Poll Violence: Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar Shown Black Flags In Sitalkuchi

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Jagdeep Dhankhar, whose visit to Cooch Behar was roundly criticised by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, was shown black flags by some people at Golokganj.

13 May, 2021

West Bengal Facing Twin Challenges Of Covid Pandemic And Post-Poll Violence: Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

Outlook Web Bureau

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar claimed that people, who cast their votes as per their choice, are being subjected to attacks in West Bengal.

07 May, 2021

What’s Behind BJP’s #BengalBurning Campaign: Attempt To Divert Attention?

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

Central leadership of the BJP and RSS made hashtags like #BengalBurning and #ArrestMamata trend on Twitter.

06 May, 2021

Mamata Alleges Central Ministers Incited Post-Poll Violence In West Bengal; Announces Compensation For Victims’ Families

Outlook Web Bureau

'Not even 24 hours have passed since I was sworn-in as the CM, and letters, a central team have started arriving', Mamata Banerjee said.

06 May, 2021

West Bengal: ‘TMC Goons Behind Attack On My Convoy’ Says Union Minister V Muraleedharan

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BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha who was accompanying the minister claimed that the attack took place despite the presence of the police personnel.

08 April, 2021

IUML Worker Death: Violence Erupts In Kannur After Youth Dies In Kerala Polls Violence

Outlook Web Bureau

The 22-year-old Youth League member, Mansur had died in a post-poll clash allegedly between workers of the CPI(M) and the IUML on Tuesday.

27 March, 2021

Sporadic Violence Reported In First Phase Of Bengal Polls, 79.79% Turnout Till 5 Pm

Outlook Web Bureau

In the Kanthi Dakshin seat of Purba Medinipur district, voters staged protests outside a polling booth over alleged malfunctioning of an electronic voting machine (EVM).

27 March, 2021

West Bengal Assembly Election: BJP, TMC Activists Clash In Nandigram, Three Injured

Outlook Web Bureau

Local BJP leaders said that the TMC men are trying to disrupt peace in the constituency.

22 June, 2019

'Batons For Hooligans And Bullets For Innocents': BJP Delegation Visits Violence-Hit Bhatpara In Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

The ruling Trinamool Congress and the BJP blamed each other for the clashes, which is seen as an attempt to establish dominance in Bhatpara, which comes under the Barrackpore Lok Sabha constituency.

13 June, 2019

West Bengal Governor's All-Party Meeting Over Political Violence Inconclusive

Outlook Web Bureau

After the meeting, BJP state vice president Jay Prakash Majumdar said the governor gave some suggestions, but the TMC's representative said he needs to consult the party.

12 June, 2019

West Bengal Governor Convenes All-Party Meet In View Of Post-Poll Violence

Outlook Web Bureau

Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi has sent a letter to all prominent political parties in West Bengal, urging them to attend the all-party meet at Raj Bhavan.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offers prayers at a temple situated on the Mandar mountain in Banka district.

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Actress and Trinamool Congress MP Mimi Chakraborty at the launch of a collection of jewelleries, ahead of Durga Puja festivals, in Kolkata.

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People Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti addresses a press conference at the party office in Jammu.

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Jammu & Kashmir Public Health Engineering (PHE) daily wagers shout slogans during a protest over their various demands, in Jammu.

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Bollywood actors Rajniesh Duggal, Akansha Puri, Niharica Raizada, Sajjad Dalfarooz and Dilbar during a press conference for announcement of a web series, in Srinagar.

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