Kolkata: The owner of a chit fund company was arrested from Barasat,North 24-Parganas,late Tuesday night on charges of swindling investors money. Chandan Das,managing director of Assam-based Jeevan Surakhsa company,along with his wife Sangeeta Das were held in a joint raid conducted by officials of CID and that of Barasat police station. Das was wanted for a number of cases in Guwahati and many other parts of Assam.
Dead woman jawans family stages protest
Kolkata: Family members of Shanti Tigga,the 35-year-old woman jawan,put up a demonstration Wednesday morning outside Alipur Duar Railway Division Hospital,where she died Tuesday night. In a meeting between Tiggas family members and ADM,Alipur Duar,Additional SP,ADRM,it was decided that the administration would help the family get compensation as soon as possible.