Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], July 29 (ANI): BJP leader Rahul Sinha, who was the party's candidate from Habra Vidhan Sabha constituency during recently held West Bengal polls, filed a petition in the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday, challenging the results where he got defeated by Trinamool Congress candidate Jyoti Priya Mallick.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], July 28 (ANI): The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday dismissed the former Trinamool Congress leader Vinay Mishra's petition seeking quashing of the Central Bureau of Investigation's probe (CBI) in the coal smuggling case.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], July 14 (ANI): The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday directed the Election Commission (EC) to preserve all documents, election papers, devices and video recordings related to the 2021 West Bengal Assembly election while hearing the plea of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee challenging the Nandigram constituency results.
New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari on Wednesday filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking transfer of the Nandigram poll matters case pending in Calcutta High Court to any other High Court.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], July 13 (ANI): The Calcutta High Court will hear on Monday the pleas of two Bharatiya Janata Party leaders seeking a review of the results of the recently-held Assembly elections in West Bengal in their respective constituencies.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], July 2 (ANI): The Calcutta High Court on Friday while passing an order in alleged post-poll violence cases that occurred in West Bengal, took note of the National Human Right Commission's (NHRC) interim report and stated that from a perusal of the report's prima facie stand taken by the petitioners it was established that there had been post-poll violence and the state was found on a wrong foot, whereas throughout it was on a denial mode.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], July 2 (ANI): The Calcutta High Court on Friday, after perusing the interim report of the National Human Right Commission (NHRC) on alleged post poll violence in West Bengal, directed the state's Chief Secretary to ensure preservation of the correspondence of the Special Branch or Intelligence Branch of the state police.
The Calcutta High Court has ordered the police in West Bengal to register the cases of all victims of post-poll violence amid allegations that complaints were not being filed by the authorities concerned. The state government has been asked to ensure medical treatment and ration are provided to all the victims, even if they don’t […]