CPI(M) labour wing CITU has expressed its intention clear when it calls for a mass movement against Centre’s bid to selloff Alloy Steels Plant of Durgapur and said that they will also seek Bengal CM’s intervention to avert the crisis.
The recent list of 22 public sector companies in which the Prime Minister’s Office has given green signal for strategic sales aimed at reducing government ownership to below 51 per cent includes the SAIL unit of Alloy Steel Plant in Durgapur.
Yesterday police recovered 19 box bombs, 7 swords and 3 daggers packed in a trunk from a room in the first floor of a two-storied building in the busy Kaizer Lane of Benachity market in Durgapur.
From the 770 acres of unutilized land at the Panagarh Industrial Park adjacent to the town of Durgapur, state government allots 25 acres of land to Swedish automobile giant Volvo to set up unit here.
Coal mafia Sheikh Amin having 21 murder charges of murder was shot dead allegedly by some of his former associates at the Eidgah in Kaliashpur village under Laudoha police station adjacent to the industrial town of Durgapur, just after Eid prayer yesterday.
Gun firing at the busy Benachity locality of Durgapur yesterday afternoon, as a fallout of rivalry between two gangs of coal mafia killed one youth, as the bullet fired by his compatriot missed target.
Durgapur residents spontaneously joined the protest march organized by CITU yesterday against the state government’s decision of hundred percent stake sell in Durgapur Chemicals Limited.
Within 2 days of the closure notice of Asansol-Based PSU Hindustan Cables, the state government dispatched official notice for hundred per cent stake sale in Durgapur-based state-owned public enterprise Durgapur Chemicals Limited.
In a very recent laudable achievement, the SAIL unit of Alloy Steel Plant in Durgapur successfully produced and supplied steel that is used in the outer motor casing of indigenously built Agni missiles.