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Santipur
West Bengal  /  Published 29.07.20

Tribute matches bid for Guinness World Records

A Santipur youth is all set to make a bid to enter the Guinness World Records while paying tribute to the slain soldiers of the nation when India celebrates its 74th Independence Day on August 15. An...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 14.07.20

Drain overflows in rain, residents deploy boats

Residents of a ward in Santipur town launched boats on Monday to navigate a 500m-long road that resembles a waterway after short spell of rain because of damaged drainage network. Members of 50 famil...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.19

Glare on TMC feud in poster

Anonymous posters have been plastered in nine wards of Santipur municipality, accusing the respective Trinamul Congress councillors, including chairman Ajoy De, of taking “cut money” from benefici...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.19

Cyclone piles erosion woes

Over 1,000 bighas of farmland have been lost to the Hooghly in a pocket of Nadia’s Santipur since Saturday night, worsened by the rain from Cyclone Bulbul.The erosion in Chowdhurypara began last mon...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

Opinion  /  Published 04.08.19

Sham meal: Officials should be held accountable

Sir — A cruel joke was played on a few pregnant women on the occasion of Supushti Diwas, held under the Integrated Child Development Services in Santipur. They were asked to sit in turns before a su...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 27.07.19

Meal to see and pose with, not eat

Pregnant women were made to sit before a sumptuous platter for a photo op before being handed food parcels and shooed away from a government event, meant to promote nutritional awareness among expecta...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 10.04.20

Vessel crew denied exit

Residents have forced 36 crew members of four vessels to remain on board at the Guptipara ghat on the Hooghly without essential items for the past nine days, fearing they will spread the novel coronav...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 19.04.19

Sari hubs script poll designs

Weavers in Nadia textile hubs Phulia and Santipur have started producing saris embossed with logos and symbols of various political parties.The weavers’ sights are set on the trend of women particip...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 11.02.20

Poet home, land encroached

Nadia administration has begun a probe into alleged occupation of the residence and adjacent land of eminent Bengali poet Jatindranath Sengupta (1887-1954) at Haripur village in Santipur. The district...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 14.05.20

Kid tests positive, hunt for child contacts

A nine-month-old tested positive for Covid-19 here on Tuesday night, a development that has sent the Nadia administration into tizzy as the child with acute respiratory problems was erroneously admitt...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur


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