“It will have huge exhibition space. This is first single indoor auditorium with 3,200 seating capacity. The centre will have multi-level underground parking. The campus has four banquet halls”, said Debasis Sen, West Bengal Additional Chief Secretary
As per sources, one 9mm improvised pistol with 4 rounds of ammunition was recovered from Shaw while 20 empty SLR magazines and some parts of an Insas Rifle, including trigger, hammer, firing pin, hammer spring, lever changer, etc were recovered from Bhattacharjee.
The parents — Jayanta Chakraborty and wife Tumpa — are both beggars. While the incident, according to them, occurred on September 3, the baby was admitted to Calcutta National Medical College (CNMC) a good fortnight later on Monday.
While Jagjit was arrested in March in connection with a brawl at his nightclub at Salt Lake, Gursimran — arrested earlier this month — is allegedly linked to a fraud case involving cheating cooperative banks of Rs 15 crore
According to sources, Burhan is the accused number 21 in the Burdwan blast case. Sheikh is also said to be a close associate of another arrested accused Maulana Yusuf Sekh alias Lal Mohammad alias Ibrahim.
"Two people were declared dead when brought to the hospital, seventeen people are under treatment at Islampur hospital while five were released after primary medication. One of the injured who is critical, has been referred to Siliguri", said an official.
The name of the scheme — Sabuj Sathi — came to the chief minister’s mind while she was on her way to Bagdogra airport from Darjeeling. Sabuj in Bengali means green and it also means children, while sathi means companion.
The duo were on Wednesday produced before a court in Delhi, which granted the police their four-day transit remand. They will be brought to Kolkata on Friday, sources said. CID officers said the duo had been under their radar for a long time.
“To associate myself with any puja committee is a kind of social commitment. I like meeting people...This is my locality. I have always been Madan da for them. For me it is like participating in my home puja,” Mitra told The Indian Express.
According to sources, the arrested have been identified as Alam Sheik, Golap Sheik and Seraul Sheikh, all residents of Baisnabnagar area of Malda, a district located along the Indian Bangladesh border.
Tarun Sengupta was arrested on July 12 this year after he allegedly uploaded a fake video of a Muslim police officer beating a Hindu man. Officials said the video was accompanied by an image of chief minister Mamata Banerjee.
A case has been initiated at Sadar police station against Bimal Gurung, Prakash Gurung, Praveen Subba and others under section 120B (criminal conspiracy), 121 (waging war), 121A (attempting to wage war) A, 122 (collecting wars) of the IPC, Darjeeling SP Akhilesh Chaturvedi said
"The deceased has been identified as Khongsit Clara Bansha Rai. Preliminary investigations have revealed that she was the lead cabin attendant of Indigo airlines. It is too early to ascertain how the incident took place," said a police official.
Two members of a Maoist squad from Purulia district of West Bengal surrendered before the police on Tuesday. They have been identified as Hajari Hembram alias Bijoy and Rani Munda alias Pooja. They surrendered at the at the SP office of Purulia district. The duo also surrendered their riffles.
Police sources said the Ganga riverfront, which stretches from Princep Ghat to Babughat (Kadamtala Ghat), is an excellent jet-skiing location. The area will also include boat rides and other activities, they added.
As per police sources, the girl’s mother is a domestic help at the residence of the accused Thakur in Purulia. The accused allegedly inserted the needles into the girl to practice his “tantric powers”.
"We are enquiring about the incident. How it happened, how the train touched the buffer is being looked into. What had actually happened whether it was a technical fault will only be clear after enquiry," said Eastern Railway CPRO R.N.Mahapatra.
The state BJP reacted strongly to Sengupta’s arrest and said that it is a deliberate attempt to malign the party. “Is the law only for the BJP? He had posted something in April and now somehow the CID searched it.
CM Mamata Banerjee accused the Centre of “non-cooperation” in dealing with the situation in the Hills, and alleged that the Central government and BJP were trying to “disturb peace” in North 24-Parganas district, where communal violence has broken out.
Ghosh’s son Prabhasis told The Indian Express that his father was stabbed “multiple times” by unidentified attackers. “On Wednesday, violence broke out in my locality, Bhyabla, which falls under ward number 20 of Basirhat sub-division.
According to police, the Facebook post was put up by a Class XI student, who has since been detained and has denied putting it up. Police sources said the boy claimed during interrogation that he had lost his SIM card.
“What we have concluded so far is he apparently did it unintentionally. We haven’t yet got any political angle to the case. The question is that even if he uploaded, who created that graphic?” an officer from Baduria police station said.