Burdwan News

Kolkata: 50-year-old BJP worker killed in Burdwan, party blames Trinamool

According to police, the incident took place in Pandugram village when Mondol was preparing for a BJP victory rally and was heard shouting ‘Jai Shree Ram’, which angered a few Trinamool Congress supporters. This led to a scuffle between them and was then stabbed to death.

West Bengal: Two CPI(M) cadres killed in Burdwan

SK Fazal Haque (56), a polling agent of CPI(M), and Bookhiram Dal (56) were beaten up with lathis and iron rods by armed men when they were returning home at about 8 PM on Thursday night, Superintendent of Police Gaurab Sharma said.


Kolkata: Two Jamatul Mujahidin Bangladesh members arrested

Enamul Mollah and Habibul Haque were arrested by the NIA during a joint raid with the STF from a house in Metiabruz area of Kolkata.

Bombs hurled at CPM procession in Burdwan; one dead, 18 injured

The CPM claimed that the Trinamool Congress engineered the incident, a charge denied by the ruling party.

Diary item: Bengal’s Burdwan break

This town, with a hint of Punjab and a signature sweet, boasts a calm university campus.

100th administrative meet: Mamata Banerjee to launch 100 projects worth Rs 200 crore

The CM is also supposed to inaugurate an app called ‘Smart Burdwan’, which provides all relevant information about the district.


TMC worker gunned down by party member in Burdwan

The police suspect that the murder was a result of intra-party feud between groups of Birbhum TMC president Anubrata Mondal and Ketugram MLA Sheikh Shahnawaz.

11 people killed in bus accident in Burdwan district

A bus overturned on the Burdwan-Katwa road, killing 11. The exact number of injured persons was yet to be ascertained.

Media houses criticising us to please Delhi: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee reiterated that her government would not forcibly acquire land for industries.

Two injured in bomb explosion in Burdwan

Describing the two injured as party supporters, TMC accused BJP of hurling the bomb at them.