Islampur, June 30: Md Rafique Alam, a mango merchant, was robbed of Rs 48,000 at Old Station Road here yesterday evening.
Islampur police said Alam was returning home when the robbers snatched the cash from him at gun-point. He was assaulted also.
Siliguri: Guardians withdrew their hunger strike in front of the Shewmangal Memorial Hindi High School on Monday evening after the Jalpaiguri district administration assured them that a discussion would be held on their demand that proper facilities be put in place at the institute.
Islampur: Minati Biswas, 50, committed suicide by hanging at her residence in Nandajhar near here on Tuesday.