East Midnapore

Calcutta HC orders 2nd autopsy of slain BJP leader’s body

A single-judge bench of the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday ordered a second post-mortem examination of the body of Bijoy Krishna Bhunia, the slain BJP booth president from Moyna in East Midnapore district of West Bengal, at the Army-run Command Hospital in Kolkata.

Miss Banerjee’s choice

In 2021, Miss Banerjee will be contesting from her home turf of Bhowanipore as well, thus underlining the difference between town and country in the electoral construct. In the context of the Chief Minister’s announcement, it is hard not wonder whether she is intent on tackling two issues.