Initiative by social welfare organization, “Durgapur Adda Young Association” gave 40 elderly men and women from the underprivileged sections of the society a rare chance to visit the landmark “Durga Puja Pandals” of the city of Durgapur on ‘Mahaspatami’ morning.
NIT Durgapur students is on an indefinite strike since yesterday, this time over a stringent rule in their hostel, which led to the expulsion of two final year Nepalese students from the hostel.
Special Task Force monitoring environment pollution in and around the Durgapur industrial zone issues showcause notice to three secondary steel units of Durgapur for flouting the basic standards of effluent release, both in the air and water.
A Kenyan student who has been in her final-year computer science at the prestigious NIT Durgapur was molested on Sunday evening by a group of five youths at an upscale Durgapur restaurant.
As a step towards controlling the ever increasing pollution level in Asansol-Durgapur industrial belt, state environment department has planned to run CNG run vehicles in the region.
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.