News of National importance which the people of Durgapur must know
Durgapur has always been ill-known for extortion from truck drivers ferrying raw materials to various factories in Durgapur and finished products to all parts of the nation from Durgapur factories, but in recent time, specially ahead of the festive season, number of such incidence has grown immensely.
Police on Friday recovered the dead and decomposed body of 72 year old Sunanda Nandy from a rented apartment in Rabindra Nagar of Durgapur town, with her son Indradeep guarding the body for three days.
Based upon recommendation by the Medical Council of India, Union health ministry has debarred two Durgapur-based medical colleges, Gouri Devi Institute of Medical Sciences and IQ-City Medical College from taking admission in its MBBS course for the academic year 2017-18
After a lull of nine days subsequent to the results of Durgapur Municipal Corporation announced on 17 August, the state Urban Development Ministry has finally declared that the oath taking ceremony of the new civic body of Durgapur will be held on 6 September.
CITU affiliated HSEU office at 1 No. Vidyasagar Avenue in Durgapur Steel Township was ransacked today by TMC hooligans who barged inside the union office, tore apart Red flags of the union, erected TMC flag there, took away furniture and destroyed properties.
With the passing away of the last date of nomination withdrawal, battle line for the Durgapur Municipal Corporation election scheduled to be held on 13 August has been drawn. Alleged reports of arm flexing by ruling party supporters is creating doubts on a free and fair poll.
Release of 2 lakh cusecs of water by Durgapur Barrage till 3 pm yesterday created flood-like situation in South Bengal districts prompting Damodar Head Works Divison, Durgapur to sound red alert.
At an event in Srijoni Auditorium of City Centre Durgapur, CPI(M) state secretary Comrade Surjy Kanta Mishra released party’s manifesto for the upcoming municipal election scheduled to be held on 13 August.
Guardians protesting against Durgapur’s Hem Sheel Model School authority, after they didn’t comply with the decisions taken at a tripartite meeting about matters related to tuition fee hike were allegedly beaten up by police yesterday.
Arun Kumar Prasad, the CEO of Asansol Durgapur Development Authority, who has been entrusted with the added responsibility of administrator of Durgapur Municipal Corporation, has assumed charges, yesterday.