Diamond Harbour, July 22: The Trinamul Congress today formed the new board of the municipality here with support from the BJP, the Congress and the Party for Democratic Socialism (PDS).
Pannalal Halder of Trinamul was elected chairman of the board, which the CPM had held for a decade. The Congress and the PDS would extend support from outside, said a Trinamul leader.
Duo held: Two criminals armed with revolvers and crude bombs were arrested near Jadavpur station tonight.
Police said Chotu and Pappu were picked up around 9 pm. There were charges of murder, dacoity and extortion against them .