Junction mall at Durgapur will remain abuzz with a mega carnival from 16th April to 20th April. This new mall, which is the largest shopping mall of entire Eastern India, apart from Kolkata will host a variety of events to make the people of Durgapur acquainted with the latest of fashions trends and other social activities.
The all new 100 acre township being developed at Durgapur is all set to redefine the concept modern living. An initiative by the well known SPS and Mani group along with state government has been launched with model flats on display. The township will have super specialty hospital, school, club, swimming pool, gymnasium and many other necessary components of intelligent living apart from modern apartments with the best of the facilities.
Bhalki Machan is a new picnic spot in the district of Bardhaman near Durgapur. For the people of Durgapur and as well for Kolkatan’s this is an ideal place to have leisurely weekend amidst the greenery of Bengal, enjoying the glimpse of village life. People of Durgapur being travel lovers must visit this place to have a memorable picnic or a dream weekend according to his choice.
Keeping in line with the mall culture, that came to Durgapur with the opening up of Big Bazaar, Junction Mall is the latest addition. This is the largest shopping mall of the entire Eastern India, excluding Kolkata. This latest buzz of the town, though not fully functional yet, but is bound to be the most happening place of Durgapur in coming days.
In both the assembly seats of Durgapur, Trinamool Congress candidates will fight against CPI (M) candidates. Both the assembly seats of Durgapur is presently held by CPI (M). Dr. Nikhil Banerjee will contest against Comrade Alpana Chowdhury in Durgapur East, while Apurba Mukherjee will fight against Comrade Biprendu Kumar Chakrobarty in Durgapur West.
Durgapur Purba and Durgapur Paschim, the two assembly seats of Durgapur will go into polling on 7 th May 2011 to elect their representatives in the 2011 State Assembly. CPI(M), the leading party of the Left Front has announced their candidates for both the seats. Comrade Biprendu Chakraborty, the sitting MLA of Durgapur Paschim has been nominated again, but Comrade Alpana Chowdhury, will be the new candidate for Durgapur Paschim.
Durgapur, popularly called “The Steel City”, is dominated by industrial workers. Though the city of Durgapur has hardly been formed 50 years ago, it dominated the national and international news on a number of occasion for struggle of its working class to safeguard its rights. The entire working class of the country looks upon Durgapur in its fight against the inhuman policies of the government.