Durgapur-based KIC Metaliks, one of the leading producers of pig iron, iron castings & slag cement in eastern India has resumed its Durgapur plant operation from December 01, 2016 after a major shutdown for technical reasons since 02 November 2016.
ASP, Durgapur has entered into an agreement of collaboration with IIT, Kharagpur to set up a pilot plant of capacity 5 tonnes per day in Durgapur for research and development of rotary hearth furnace technology.
A swami associated with Bharat Sevashram Sangha has been charged with duping some of his disciples of large sums of money after promising them to procure bungalows owned by the SAIL unit of Durgapur Steel Plant.
Much-awaited National Highway bypass, to curb the perilous congestion at Panagarh which got completed three months ago is awaiting to be opened for vehicles as the state minister of road transport and highways has not yet finalized an inaugural date.
The industrial town of Durgapur like the entire nation is reeling under cash starvation even in the third day today after demonetization of 500 and 1000 notes, as most ATM’s failed to deliver and serpentine queues in front of Banks gets longer.