Rajbanshi Community
West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.21

Rajbanshi Muslim plea to Mamata: 5 tickets

The largest association of Nasya Sheikhs or Rajbanshi Muslims in north Bengal have sent a letter to Trinamul supremo Mamata Banerjee, requesting her to field at least five candidates from the communit...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.21

Trinamul and BJP vie for Rajbanshi support

⚫On February 11, Union home minister Amit Shah announced that the Centre would install a statue of Panchanan Barma by spending Rs 250 crore. Also, a cultural hub for Rajbanshis would be set up in Co...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 13.01.21

TMC: Rajbanshi Muslims set terms

Senior leaders of the Nasya Sheikh Unnayan Parishad, an apex body of Rajbanshi Muslims, have asserted that they would support Mamata Banerjee and her party Trinamul in the Bengal elections only if the...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 12.01.21

Hunt for plots for Kamtapuri schools

The state education department has instructed the Jalpaiguri district administration to find vacant plots at two locations for setting up primary schools where students will be taught in Kamtapuri lan...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 11.01.21

TMC seeks to court Rajbanshi group

The Trinamul Congress leadership in north Bengal has launched an initiative to woo Rajbanshi Muslims at a time the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) was planning to field candidates in so...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri


West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.21

Rajbanshi outfits float forum, back Didi

Rajbanshi outfits in north Bengal have come together to float a common platform to support the Trinamul regime and raise their key demands, which include separate statehood and inclusion of Rajbanshi ...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.21

Push for Rajbanshi school recognition

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the school education department would inspect 200 informal schools, where education was imparted through Rajbanshi language, to find out whether those could be converte...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.20

Rally for ‘Kamtapur’ state

Around 1,000 Rajbanshi youths took a rally under the banner of All Kamtapur Students’ Union (AKSU) here on Friday and gave a memorandum to the divisional commissioner, demanding a separate state...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.20

Devi stays back to bless farmers

The Durga Puja festivities got over across Bengal on Monday with the immersion of Goddess Durga, except for pockets of north Bengal. Every year on Ekadashi, the day after Dashami, the Rajbanshi commu...
By Our Bureau in Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.20

Kamtapuri study books sent for approval

The Kamtapuri Bhasa Academy constituted by the state government has readied study books of all subjects which are taught at state-aided primary schools of Bengal in Kamtapuri language. The books were...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri


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