South Dinajpur
West Bengal  /  Published 24.01.22

Smuggler held, fake notes seized

The Border Security Force (BSF) arrested a suspected smuggler while he was trying to cross the India-Bangladesh border in South Dinajpur on Saturday. The arrested person has been identified as Uttam ...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri/Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 22.01.22

Rajasthan duo held with Rs 3 lakh gold

Two persons, both residents of Rajasthan, were apprehended by the Border Security Force (BSF) in South Dinajpur district on Thursday, when they had been to the district to dispose gold which one of th...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.21

Bengal man back from Bangladesh after a year

A 53-year-old resident of South Dinajpur district, reportedly mentally challenged, returned home on Monday from Bangladesh after over a year. Kartik Biswas, a resident of Nazirpur under Patiram polic...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.21

Video SOS from ‘stuck’ truckers

Over 120 Indian drivers stranded in Bangladesh for around three weeks have sent video messages via social media, urging exporters to arrange for their return along with their trucks at the earliest. ...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Projects launched for two Dinajpurs

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurated a slew of projects and laid foundation stones of new ones in North and South Dinajpur districts on Tuesday. In North Dinajpur, she inaugurated 30 projects a...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Mamata for Delhi role on Bangla rivers

The Bengal government will urge the Narendra Modi-led Centre to engage with Dhaka on the issue of reduced water flow in the Atreyee and the Punarbhaba — which pour into South Dinajpur district f...
By Devadeep Purohit in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Didi ups ante on BSF ambit

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday stopped short of asking police and civil administration officials in North and South Dinajpur districts to confront BSF personnel in case they entered more than 15km from th...
By Devadeep Purohit in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.21

Mamata to visit north Bengal next week

Mamata Banerjee will be in north Bengal on a three-day trip next week to attend administrative review meetings of Malda, North and South Dinajpur districts. After assuming the chief minister’s ...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.21

2 ‘murders’

One Anup Sarkar, 50, of village Sadhuhar in South Dinajpur, was allegedly strangled and his body hung from a tree on Friday. Homemaker Tahera Bibi, 44, was found bludgeoned to death at her home in Ja...
By The Telegraph in Malda, Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 13.09.21

2 youths die on NH512 in bike-van crash

Two youths were killed while a third was critically injured when their motorcycle collided head-on with a pick-up van on NH512 in Fulbari, South Dinajpur district, late on Saturday. Angry residents b...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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