New sahakari sabhadhipati: Mr Ainul Haque was elected as sahakari sabhadhipati of Siliguri Mahakuma Parishad on Friday. Mr Haque, who was elected as member of SMP on Congress ticket, recently joined the Trinamul Congress. Notably, Trinamul captured the SMP through a no confidence motion following support of a rebel CPI-M member Ms Jyoti Tirkey. Ms Tirkey was elected as sabhadhipati of the SMP last month.
Request for appearing at exam: The Siliguri Metropolitan Police would again ask the Malda district magistrate Mr G Kiran Kumar to appear for the police examination in connection with Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA) misappropriation of funds, as Mr Kiran Kumar informed police he would not be able to appear tomorrow in view of Muharram and the chief minister&’s proposed visit in Malda. Mr Kiran Kumar had earlier skipped the police examination on health grounds.
SPTC chairman: Prof Mukul Ghosh, who teaches at Siliguri Surya Sen College, is likely to be the next Siliguri Primary Teachers’ Council (SPTC) chairman. The tenure of the former SPTC chairman, Prof Samar Chakrabarty, was ended on 31 October.
Snatchers: Police arrested four persons for snatching a gold chain from a woman at Golf Green in Jadavpur. In another incident, police arrested an 18-year-old youth for snatching gold chain from a woman.
Snatchers: Police arrested four persons for snatching a gold chain from a woman at Golf Green in Jadavpur. In another incident police arrested an 18-year-old youth for snatching gold chain from a woman. SNS
Organic haat: A two-day organic-haat, where organic vegetables will be available at affordable prices, will be held at Middleton Street. Farmers under the umbrella of a NGO will directly sell vegetables. SNS
Girl shot dead: Tanjila Khatun (14) died after she was hit by a bullet during a clash between her two neighbours at her residence at Kharibona village under Raghunathganj police station area in Murshidabad. SNS
Action plan: More agents will be recruited and trained by New India Assurance Company to maintain its agenda of agency development. The company also aims to open 27 micro-offices in the state the fiscal. SNS
Murder: Shakila Bibi (50) of Chandaneswar-I village under Bhangor police station in South 24-Parganas was hacked to death by her son, Kayum Mollah. Police suspect it was due to a feud over some assets. SNS
Youth found dead: Biswanath Sarkar (22) was found dead in an abandoned room of the staff quarters at Raiganj College. Police found several injury marks on his head and recovered some brown sugar. SNS