West Bengal: Alapan Bandyopadhyay, the former West Bengal Chief Secretary, allegedly received a death threat in a letter addressed to his wife. "Your husband will be killed, nobody can save your husband's life," wrote Sonali Chakraborty, Vice-Chancellor of Calcutta University, in a letter to Bandyopadhyay's wife.
Following Chakraborty's complaint about the alleged threat at Hare Street Police Station, Kolkata police have filed a first Information Report.
Harestreet PS filed a FIR on October 26 under section 170/419/500/506 of the Indian Penal Code against unknown people in response to Sonali Chakraborty Bandopadhyay's complaint, according to an official statement from the police. Bandyopadhyay is currently being investigated.
Bandyopadhyay, who retired in May, is currently the chief advisor to chief minister Mamata Banerjee.