Bail applications of PCPA leaders dismissed

Bail applications of Chhatradhar
Mahato, the leader of Maoist-backed PCPA in Lalgarh, and
another leader of the outfit were not pursued and as such
dismissed by the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday.

No evidence of Maoist link against intellectuals: WB Govt

WB government on Tuesday said there was no evidence of Maoist link against Mahasweta Devi or Aparna Sen, but TC chief Mamata Banerjee pointed out that intellectuals were being targeted by the state and dared it to arrest her.

Two held for funding Chhatradhar Mahto

Two members of the city-based Lalgarh Sanhati Mancha were arrested in Kolkata for allegedly funding Maoist leader Chhatradhar Mahto, police said on Tuesday.