With no word yet on the whereabouts of Paresh Chandra Nath, the physically challenged mountaineer from Durgapur, the family members and the entire town is spending anxious moments in hope of some positive news.
Graphite India, which has its biggest plant in Durgapur, reported a net profit of INR 18.6 crore during the last quarter that ended on March ’16 against INR 14.2 crore a year ago. Net sales fell to Rs 341.6 crore from Rs 407.54 crore.
Police on Saturday arrested three officials, of a fake placement company having its office at BH block in Salt Lake, Kolkata, including one Deep Adhikari, 33, from his Durgapur home.
Reliance Jio Infocom Limited has launched free technologically advanced Wi-Fi internet connectivity for passengers who will use the Durgapur airport called Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport.
Durgapur Adda Young Association, the social welfare wing of Durgapur news portal durgapuradda.com celebrated “May Day” in a unique way by conducting free health check-up camp for workers of several small industries of Durgapur.
Fate of the 800 odd students of the Durgapur branch of Narayana School has become uncertain after Burdwan district administration on inquiry found non-compliance of CBSE rule by the school, which was scheduled to start classes from 22 April.
In a first of its kind initiative, the Indian Air Force has renamed the airbase at Panagarh, barely 12 Km from Durgapur as ‘Air Force Station Arjan Singh’, a former IAF chief between 1964 to 1969.
Mamata Banerjee while campaigning for Durgapur Mayor Apurba Mukherjee at an election rally in Durgapur yesterday was not in her customary elements pulling punches against the opposition only, but was incredibly mellow and came close to accepting there was something wrong; pleading for people’s blessings, prayers and good wishes.
Congress vice president Rahul gandhi at an election rally in Durgapur’s Gammon Bridge ground yesterday not only voiced support for the Congress-Left Front coalition candidates but also predicted that Congress-Left Front will jointly formed the next government in Bengal.