People of the Steel City of Durgapur has been made aware of the needs and various aspects of Road Safety by the Automobile Association of Eastern India’s Durgapur Chapter through a road show at the five-road crossing near Prantika, Durgapur. For a fast growing city like Durgapur, this will definitely bring down the number of road accidents occurring at various places in Durgapur.
The industrial town of Durgapur is one of the most polluted cities of West Bengal. High level of pollution in this industrial hub of Bengal is known to cause several chronic diseases like gastritis, asthma etc. To combat these diseases “Water Therapy”, followed by the Japanese and Chinese, has been proved to be most effective.
Durgapur, the Steel City of Bengal became honoured by the visit of Nobel Prize winning scientist Dr. Johann Deisenhofer. This Nobel Laureate came to the Steel City to inaugurate a science exhibition at Hem Sheela Model School and attend a seminar on Structural Biology at CMERI. This famous scientist came to Durgapur at the behest of Dr. Rabindra Nath Roy, the founder of Hem Sheela Model School and Professor of Drury University.