Two men died and one was injured after portions of a building collapsed on them on Rashbehari Avenue on Wednesday. The three were labourers employed to demolish parts of the building following an order by the civic body.
Students felicitated: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday felicitated 30 madarsa students at Writers’ Buildings for their performance in the board exam. The students received a citation signed by the chief minister, a laptop, dresses, a packet of sweets, a bouquet and an uttariya. “The students will grow up to become doctors, engineers,” said Mamata.
Mishap: An auto driver was injured in New Alipore after a car hit his auto on Wednesday. Panchu Das, 45, was admitted to MR Bangur hospital.
Theft: Jamil Ahmed, a Howrah resident, could not find Rs 10,000 and jewellery worth Rs 90,000 in his flat after returning from a vacation on Wednesday.