The suspended workers are from Howrah, Hooghly, Birbhum, Murshidabad, East Midnapore, West Midnapore and Jhargram
According to sources, the local police have handed over the documents related to the investigation to the CID which will investigate the case from now on.
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.
The survey is being carried out under the directions of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). The NMC has issued a notice in this regard on Thursday.
Till now, 65,258 people have been detected Covid positive and 1,490 died in the state; currently, there are 19,652 active cases.
“Neither the local political representative like MLA nor officials of the state electricity board is active to restore the supply. We have never had to spend such a long harrowing period living in darkness,” said Mr Sudhir Pal of Dhamua village in the district.
The horticulture officials said banana (Musa sp.) is the second most important fruit crop in India next to mango.
Hundreds of electricity poles and lines collapsed in strong winds in Haldia alone.
Mrityunjay Mohapatra, the Director-General of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said that the eye of the cyclone, which is 30 km in diameter, has touched the land.