Durgapur, an otherwise peaceful city has been in news recently because of political clash and violence between Trinamool Congress men and supporters of left front after Trinamool wins the civic poll in the town.
All eyes were on Durgapur today as election results of Durgapur Municipality were scheduled to be out today. After last year’s assembly poll this was the first test of both Trinamool and Left Front in the election battleground.
People of Durgapur will vote tomorrow to elect their representatives for the 43 wards of the Durgapur Municipal Corporation. The kind of high voltage campaign which the people of Durgapur witnessed is unprecedented.
Durgapur is going into poll once again on 3rd June to elect its representatives for the Durgapur Municipality Corporation. DMC was formed in 1997 and in all the last three election of DMC, the Left Front was the winner.
Bhagat Singh Stadium at Piyala More near City Centre of Durgapur was inaugurated on 23rd August 2011, by Paschimbanga Government’s Sports Minister, Honble. Sri Madan Mitra. The stadium has bee constructed and maintained by DMC.