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  • Panic over Balurghat man’s full vaccination certificate ‘faux pas’

    Panic over Balurghat man’s full vaccination certificate ‘faux pas’

    "Mr Ghosh may not have followed the proper process and may not have furnished proper documents and information when he took the shots," a health official said.

    July 26, 2021
  • B’ghat residents rue crater-filled roads

    B’ghat residents rue crater-filled roads

    “A group of officials are hand in glove with such encroachers and they are encouraging the local people to occupy government land. The administrative board has remained silent on this. As the drains are occupied, there is no outlet for the water, which now flows on the roads. No one is ready to take the responsibility of the maintenance of the roads,” said one resident of Ward 22, Ranjit Das.

    July 5, 2021
  • South Dinajpur TMC ‘doubts’ role of central forces in polls

    South Dinajpur TMC ‘doubts’ role of central forces in polls

    Addressing reporters here today, the TMC leaders said they have started meeting booth-level leaders and have instructed them on how to face the challenge.

    April 3, 2021
  • BJP candidate protests continue

    BJP candidate protests continue

    It may be recalled here that a group of BJP supporters last night vandalised a party office and set it on fire at Buniadpur in protest against the party's move to nominate Nilanjan Roy as the election candidate there.

    March 20, 2021
  • B’ghat villagers halt ‘poor’ health centre work

    B’ghat villagers halt ‘poor’ health centre work

    The district health department has decided to build 59 health centres in village areas in the district and work on the same is going on with seven of them already completed.

    March 15, 2021
  • B’ghat MP made BJP poll team member

    B’ghat MP made BJP poll team member

    However, he came to the limelight after he was selected as the candidate for the Lok Sabha elections in the Balurghat constituency in 2019 general elections.

    January 2, 2021
  • B’ghat Left rally backs strike, seeks train service resumption

    B’ghat Left rally backs strike, seeks train service resumption

    The rally here was organised by the Left Front and its trade unions, along with the Congress-backed trade union, INTUC.

    November 25, 2020
  • Jackal on biting spree; leaves seven injured

    Jackal on biting spree; leaves seven injured

    According to one of the injured, Abir Pahan, he was standing in front of a ration shop, when the jackal attacked him from the back and bit him on his leg.

    November 21, 2020
  • Teenager shot dead in South Dinajpur

    Teenager shot dead in South Dinajpur

    While it was not immediately clear as to who fired the shot, police have recovered the boy's body from near his residence and sent it for postmortem.

    November 14, 2020
  • Five of South Dinajpur family found dead; kin claim murder

    Five of South Dinajpur family found dead; kin claim murder

    Police sources, on the other hand, said that preliminary investigations revealed that Anu Barman was suffering from cancer and he was depressed for the past some days.

    November 9, 2020
  • Balurghat traffic cop kills self

    Balurghat traffic cop kills self

    While sources said he had some "mental pressure," for which he needed sleeping pills, Das' wife Soma said today that he was in an illicit relationship with a civic volunteer.

    September 19, 2020
  • Special ‘rakhi’ for ‘Covid winners’

    Special ‘rakhi’ for ‘Covid winners’

    Some persons who had earlier contracted the novel coronavirus, but were cured, were invited to the ceremony attended by District Magistrate Nikhil Nirmal and municipality administrator Biswaranjan Mukherjee.

    August 4, 2020
  • S Dinajpur grapples with Covid cases

    S Dinajpur grapples with Covid cases

    "The construction work is complete, while electrical work is going on and finishing touches are being given. There will be 95+ beds and 15 beds with ICU facility. We can start the hospital here within four to five days. We will also accommodate safe house patients here," the Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr Sukumar Dey, said.

    July 22, 2020
  • South Dinajpur sees highest single-day spike

    South Dinajpur sees highest single-day spike

    The total number of Covid cases in South Dinajpur has now gone up to 552, while 309 of them have already discharged after treatment, while there are presently 243 active cases, the sources said.

    July 18, 2020
  • TMC leaders, minister to remain in isolation

    TMC leaders, minister to remain in isolation

    Twelve more positive cases were detected this morning, including six from the Kushmandi Block and six from Gangarampur, while the others are two police personnel, two health staff, two politicians and others.

    June 28, 2020
  • Migrant worker dies of snakebite

    Migrant worker dies of snakebite

    As the villagers protested, they had no option but to take shelter in the abandoned market complex," a local source said.

    June 8, 2020
  • TMC’s IT cell video shows BJP MP using BPL card

    TMC’s IT cell video shows BJP MP using BPL card

    The MP has, however, denied the allegations that he had been using the BPL ration card, blaming the state government and its system for the “complex correction process.”

    May 14, 2020