NHRC issues notice to WB govt over rape and murder of SC girl

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to the West Bengal government over the alleged rape and murder of a scheduled caste girl in Jalpaiguri District.

Congress demands stern action against kangaroo courts in West Bengal

Congress leader Shobha Ojha on Wednesday criticized the West Bengal government for not dealing sternly with kangaroo courts, which she alleged are always giving judgments against women.

Kangaroo court was organised by Gram Sabha: Tribal body

A tribal rights organisation claimed that kangaroo court, which gave order of gang rape of 20-year-old tribal girl in Birbhum was organised by Gram Sabha under leadership of Gram Panchayat leader.

Kangaroo court unacceptable in West Bengal: Minister

Terming kangaroo courts as unacceptable in the state, West Bengal Minister Shashi Panja on Friday said that the administration was with the tribal girl who was gang-raped on the orders of one such court.

Birbhum gang-rape: Accused sent to judicial custody, Bengal women`s panel orders probe

In yet another horrific incident, a twenty-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped in West Bengal`s Birbhum district by at least twelve men, reportedly, on the orders of a village kangaroo court that decided to punish her for having a relationship with a boy from a different community.

Jharkhand legislator holds kangaroo court

A Jharkhand legislator held a kangaroo court on Saturday and punished a man after his wife`s complaint over ill-treatment by her alcoholic husband.

Maoist outfit punishes five Jharkhand youth

A Maoist outfit, Tritiya Sammelan Prastuti Committee, has punished five youth in a ‘Kangaroo Court’ in Jharkhand.

Jharkhand: Two killed following Maoist kangaroo court verdict

Two men have been killed by the Maoists after accusing them of stealing goats at Banalat village in Gumla district.

Jharkhand: Maoists kill two persons at kangaroo court

Two villagers have
been killed by the activists of the CPI (Maoist) at a
kangaroo court in Latehar district.

Maoists kill man at "kangaroo court"

Members of the CPI (Maoist) severed the head and legs of a man who was given
"death sentence" by a "kangaroo court" in the Naxal-infested Giridih district, police said on Friday.