Red flag for Shah's Bengal rath yatra from court, upset BJP to appeal
Thursday, December 6, 2018, 7:55 PM
The Calcutta High Court denied permission to BJP to hold a rath yatra, which was to be flagged off by party president AmitShah from Cooch Behar on Friday. The High Court ordered that the rath yatra cannot take place till the next date of hearing, January 9, when it would consider reports from the 24 districts through which the rally was to pass.
HC asks West Bengal govt to frame guidelines on police investigations
Friday, June 15, 2018, 9:47 PM
The police did not conduct proper investigations in some criminal cases, the Calcutta High Court today asked the Home department of the West Bengal government to frame guidelines on such procedures. Justice Rajasekhar Mantha directed that the authorities should provide training to police officials. The court also said a departmental inquiry should be initiated if there were allegations of lacunae in a police probe.