Recovery of the decomposed bodies of an elderly couple yesterday, who committed suicide by consuming poison at least three days ago in their house at Durgapur Steel Plant township created sensation in the town.
After the shocking incident of drowning death of four engineering college student in Durgapur barrage area, two more youths have died much the same way in last two days on river Damodar in Durgapur Barrage.
According to a recent press release, hospitality major InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has joined hands with Kolkata-based Jain Group to develop a five star hotel in Durgapur at an estimated cost of Rs 75-crore.
According to initial report the four students of Dr B C Roy Engineering College of Durgapur who died after getting drowned in the quicksand of the Damodar riverbed near Durgapur Barrage on Sunday (18 May) were under the influence of alcohol.
At Panagarh near Durgapur, at around 1 pm yesterday, a large crowd of Trinamool Congress supporters armed with lathis, rods, bombs in their hands stormed into the zonal office of CPI(M) beside the Panagarh market.
Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) scripted history by winning 282 seats in the 16th Lok sabha on its own and ending the era of thirty year-long coalition era in Indian politics. Now India waits for the much-hyped and much-talked about “MODI-fication”.