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  • Elderly man kills wife, attempts suicide in Bankura

    Elderly man kills wife, attempts suicide in Bankura

    Then they managed to shift Durga to Onda hospital where she was declared ‘brought dead.’

    July 13, 2020
  • 12 Covid positive patients detected in a day from one block in Bankura

    12 Covid positive patients detected in a day from one block in Bankura

    Chhatna received truckloads of migrant labourers returning to their native places since a week. The district health officials had collected swab samples from the labourers who had returned last week DOCTOR.

    May 28, 2020
  • Case filed against Soumitra Khan for circulating rumours on coronavirus battle

    Case filed against Soumitra Khan for circulating rumours on coronavirus battle

    “Today, we received a complaint at the Cyber Police Station in Bankura and a case was initiated,” stated Shyamal Samanta, Additional Superintendent of Police in Bankura, adding: “His post on Facebook was creating panic among the common people.”

    March 30, 2020
  • Four doctors quarantined in Bankura

    Four doctors quarantined in Bankura

    The doctors associated with the plastic surgery unit of the MCH, had visited Bankura on Sunday to attend a leprosy awareness and treatment camp organised by the district's health administration.

    March 17, 2020
  • Many BJP activists join Trinamul in Bankura

    Many BJP activists join Trinamul in Bankura

    In the last month, nearly one and a half thousand BJP cadres and supporters have migrated to the Trinamul Congress, which according to the political observers, has marked significance considering the present political consequences.

    February 19, 2020
  • Bankura: New jumbo herd creates havoc

    Bankura: New jumbo herd creates havoc

    State forest minister Rajib Banerjee incidentally arrived at the district today itself and flagged off the fifth Banabandhav festival at Gangajalghanti Range, where one villager was killed by a tusker a fortnight back.

    February 15, 2020
  • Bankura to introduce computerized biometric attendance system for teachers

    Bankura to introduce computerized biometric attendance system for teachers

    “Six schools have been included in the fold of our pilot attempt, which will gradually be extended to all the 3567 primary schools across the district. This will help us monitoring the actual attendance of our teachers, as from time to time we get complaint from the guardians that many are joining their daily classes late,” said Rinku Banerjee, Chairperson, District Primary School Council in Bankura.

    February 8, 2020
  • Forest officials confirm tiger pugmarks in Bankura

    Forest officials confirm tiger pugmarks in Bankura

    “We are yet to ascertain whether it was a tiger or a tigress. The pugmarks collected from the soft and wet soil couldn’t suggest about the actual gender of the tiger,” said chief wildlife warden (Central), Rajiv Sharma.

    January 7, 2020
  • 40 Dalma range elephants destroy crops in Bankura villages

    40 Dalma range elephants destroy crops in Bankura villages

    The herd, which also included six calf elephants returned to Ramgarh forests in Midnapore (West) on their own in the early morning hours today.

    January 4, 2020
  • Bankura tops nation in MGNREGA performance

    Bankura tops nation in MGNREGA performance

    District created 1.56 crore man-days under MGNREGA during 2018-19

    December 16, 2019
  • International Marathon: Bankura to promote 25 persons

    International Marathon: Bankura to promote 25 persons

    The participants in the junglemahal marathon were from nine Police Stations, one Women Police Station in eight administrative blocks in Khatra Sub Division of Bankura’s junglemahal area in which 2200 male and 500 women joined from the remote villages which were Maoist infested dens, barely 10 years ago.

    December 9, 2019
  • Bankura admin steps up efforts to combat dengue

    Bankura admin steps up efforts to combat dengue

    According to the officials, 180 persons have been identified with dengue across the district.

    October 22, 2019
  • Durga idol, Marangburu’s mantras make a rare combination

    Durga idol, Marangburu’s mantras make a rare combination

    In Bankura’s tribal-dominated Domohani village, where 60 tribal families reside ~ about 50 km away from the district headquarters ~ holding a Durga Puja is no easy game as the tribal communities worship their own God Marangburu and never allow ‘infiltration of outside culture’ into their ‘sacred’ custom and lifestyle.

    October 6, 2019
  • Footballer dies after being kicked in chest

    Footballer dies after being kicked in chest

    Abhijit De (17), the victim, was playing as the goalkeeper of the Jyotishchandra High School’s football team.

    September 11, 2019
  • Heavy vehicles banned for five days on Damodar Barrage

    Heavy vehicles banned for five days on Damodar Barrage

    The Barrage on the Damodar river links Bankura with the Durgapur steel city in Burdwan (West) and also acts as the lone junction to connect districts including Midnapore (West), Jhargram and Bankura with North Bengal.

    September 8, 2019
  • Bankura residents await snake venom research lab

    Bankura residents await snake venom research lab

    Over 500 people have called up Didi ke Bolonumber to ask about planned centre.

    August 9, 2019
  • Five houses gutted in fire incident at Bankura village

    Five houses gutted in fire incident at Bankura village

    Five houses were gutted completely in a fire incident at a village in Bankura early this morning. A fire tender brought the blaze under control in one hour.

    July 19, 2019