Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 | Last Update : 07:08 PM IST

Bhangar violence

CPM demands relocation of Bhangar power grid site

CPM organised its first public rally at Lahoti since Bhangar was rocked by violence over the setting up of a power grid substation.

03 Feb 2017 6:11 AM

After Bhangar, West Bengal government plans tough law against rioters

Mamata was speaking at Khadya Sathi Dibas & Police Investiture Ceremony on Red Road.

28 Jan 2017 4:24 AM

Will bring in law to make vandals pay cost of destruction of property: Mamata

Her statement came in the wake of recent violence at Bhangar where a number of police vehicles were burnt and damaged.

27 Jan 2017 7:30 PM

Eight days on, cops return to Bhangar, allay locals’ fear

Police was withdrawn from this South 24 Parganas block after two villagers were killed in the mayhem that rocked it.

26 Jan 2017 5:56 AM

Week later, normalcy in Bhangar

Mukul Roy, who ‘brokered’ peace, likely to announce dismantling of grid in February.

25 Jan 2017 3:50 AM


Opposition sees ‘comeback chance’ in Bhangar

Ever since the area was rocked by violence over the setting up of a power grid, Congress and CPI(M) leaders have visited Bhangar.

22 Jan 2017 2:35 AM

West Bengal Govt texts Bhangar residents to keep calm

They have not allowed heavyweight TMC leaders like Mukul Roy or even local MLA Abdur Rezzak Mollah to enter Bhangar.

21 Jan 2017 5:14 AM

Bhangar violence: Mamata declares Rs 2 lakh aid to victims

Villagers again blocked Haroa-Rajarhat Road to deny entry to police and goons.

20 Jan 2017 5:33 AM

Mamata Banerjee blames ‘outsiders’ for Bhangar violence

Mamata however also cautioned the police that the local villagers must not be harmed or harassed.

19 Jan 2017 4:47 AM

Bhangar violence: Banerjee asks police to identify 'outsiders'

According to sources, the CM has asked the police to spot the outsiders and get them arrested.

18 Jan 2017 7:14 PM


Tension prevails at WB’s Bhangar, CM reviews situation

A senior state police officer said properties at a police outpost were destroyed during Tuesday’s crossfire.

18 Jan 2017 2:35 PM

Government sees Maoists’ hand in Bhangar violence

The power grid is being set up to supply electricity to the people living in the region.

18 Jan 2017 5:49 AM