Itachuna is the latest entrant in the tourism map of Bengal. Within a very short span of time, Itachuna has gained immense popularity as a fascinating weekend travel destination where one can stay amidst royal heritage within true historical surroundings and breath the freshness of greenery. Situated within 2 hours of driving from both Durgapur and Kolkata, the Rajbari at Itachuna promoted as a “Heritage Homestay”, has all the ingredients for a great weekend.
Aquapolis residential project which was started in 2009 by ADDA in association with two private developers when left front was in power in the state got stopped after Trinammol took charge of the ADDA. However, new ADDA chairman, an MLA of Durgapur Nikhil Banerjee has allowed the two developers to resume work, sparking criticism from the residents of Durgapur.