River Erosion
West Bengal  /  Published 17.10.20

Ganga’s rage can’t erode faith in Durga

The organisers of the Manikchak Diara Sarbojonin Durgotsav at Domhaat in Malda district have had to shift the goddess’s mandap or pavilion at least five times in the past 25 years. The frequent...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 21.09.20

Govt to transfer land to erosion victims

The Mamata Banerjee government has started handing over land to people who were earlier evicted or lost their homes and land because of river erosion in north Bengal. While in Malda, the administrati...
By Our Bureau in Malda, Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.20

Villagers pit self-help against river erosion

An instinct for self-preservation has prompted residents of Sahebnagar-Kanchantola, a village in Manikchak block of Malda district on the banks of Kalindri river, to team up and prevent erosion caused...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


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