The instruction of the mayor of Durgapur to dump city waste inside the Shahid Bhagat Singh Stadium near City Centre of Durgapur took everyone by surprise and disbelief. However, mayor Apurba Mukherjee admitted to have given such instructions as he said he lacked options of dumping city waste after the private plant where the waste was earlier taken to have closed down.
Trinamool councillor of Block No. 30 and a member of mayor in council of Asansol Municipality Corporation, Mr. Aniraban Das, alias Animesh Das has been accused of beating up a traffic police and a truck driver near Sen Raleigh Road near the HLG Hospital More of Asansol. A complaint has been lodged against Mr. Das, who is a close associate of Asansol Mayor.
Acting on a directive by the ACJM of Durgapur court, Durgapur police has started an inquiry against Axes group of companies, on a complaint lodged by some Ajit Das, a retired employee of ECL. Treating the complaint as an FIR , police has started an investigation for alleged complain of cheating against the real interest company of Durgapur with forays into media, resort and hotel business.
Money-lending company of the mayor-in-council member of TMC run Asansol Municipality, Animesh Das is under scanner due to alleged report that the money-lending company, Astha does not have authorization to transact such businesses. Yesterday police took for “verification” some documents from the office of Astha in Asansol.
At a time when a massive chit fund scandal involving a company that has indelible links with the Trinamool Congress has shook the government like anything and Mamata Banerjee faces the worst crisis of her tumultuous reign in West Bengal, the Mayor of Trinamool Congress-run Durgapur Municipality Corporation sought the district magistrate’s intervention to help prevent chit companies from cheating people of the industrial town.
Mayor of Asansol, Mr. Tapas Banerjee was allegedly pushed and heckled during a surprise visit by the Mayor and his officials at the Pucca Bazaar at busy market hours. The angry officials gheraoed the Mayor and complained that kind of inspection does happens every time a fire broke out in other parts of the state but after that nothing happens.