Purulia(Search results - 11)
India12, Oct 2020, 11:11 AM
Rapid COVID-19 test performed in Purulia before Durga puja
The West Bengal government in their report has made an assumption that the number of COVID cases may increase after Durga Puja. Therefore, District Magistrate of Purulia has found out all the places where public gatherings are most frequent. COVID tests were done at those places. However, the reports came mostly negative.
India29, Sep 2020, 3:17 PM
West Bengal: Vidyasagar Online Portal launched in Purulia to provide education to students in remote areas
From now on, the meritorious students in the rural areas of Purulia will not be deprived of higher education. Students from remote villages will fulfil their dreams of becoming a doctor or engineer. Vidyasagar Portal was launched amidst the COVID-19 situation based on the initiative of the district administration. Through this portal, students will be able to take online classes at home. Prominent teachers of Purulia Ramakrishna Mission are taking classes on this online portal. Videos on every subject including Mathematics, Science, History, Physics, Biology, etc. have been uploaded on the Vidyasagar portal. District Magistrate Rahul Majumder was present at the inauguration of the portal.
India24, Sep 2020, 7:00 PM
West Bengal: Tragic accident in Purulia; fire erupts in lorry-trailer collision
A tragic accident took place in Purulia, West Bengal. A lorry and a trailer collided with each other, igniting a blaze. The driver of the trailer died due to fire in the trailer. Fire brigade and police reached the spot and brought the fire under control. The incident took place at Nadiha village on Purulia national highway 32. On the other hand, a bus lost control and overturned at Bishpuria intersection of Hura police station. Several passengers were injured in the accident.
India23, Sep 2020, 12:35 PM
West Bengal: Viral image of 'humanoid animal' spotted in Purulia jungle creates panic
Panic spread in the area adjacent to Ayodhya hills of Purulia when people learnt about the 'humanoid animal' living in the forest. The picture of the animal has gone viral on social media. The forest department, however, claimed that no such animal exists. The picture that is circulating on social media is fake. The matter is being investigated by the police and cybercrime department.
India24, Aug 2020, 6:07 PM
No money for mobile phones, internet connection: Remote villages deprived of online classes
Online classes are being conducted by educational institutions for students. Families in the villages, however, do not have the capacity to afford mobile phones and internet connection for online classes. Jangalmahal students are being deprived of online classes due to financial problems.
India30, Apr 2020, 3:30 PM
Purulia University becomes first to add coronavirus pandemic to syllabus
Setting a record, Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University of West Bengal's Purulia has updated their syllabus for postgraduate level curriculum and added coronavirus pandemic to it
India21, Apr 2020, 8:14 PM
Cursed beginning, but blessed end: How lockdown changed the fate of these villagers in West Bengal
At the beginning of the lockdown, the villagers of West Bengal's Purulia district were in great trouble due to lack of food. Their ration cards were mortgaged. But now, the same lockdown has changed their fate. They are now getting a lot of governmental benefits due to this lockdown.
India14, Apr 2020, 6:31 PM
CBSE student extends arm to paint, sell art to raise funds for fight against COVID-19It seems like children are getting more conscious about the pandemic situation that has gripped the nation. After Purulia's Khushi Sutradhar, another schoolgirl, Riddhi Das, wants to donate to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.
Coronavirus India11, Apr 2020, 12:15 PM
School student transfers money from Centre to State, donates to West Bengal Emergency Relief Fund
A girl from eighth standard donated to the West Bengal Emergency Relief Fund. Khushi Sutradhar lives in Purulia, Jhalda. She donated Rs 500 for the fight against coronavirus, which she received from the Centre
Coronavirus India10, Apr 2020, 4:20 PM
West Bengal: Mortgaged ration cards amid lockdown recovered, returned to their rightful owners
Purulia district BDO in West Bengal recovered ration cards from illegal mortgage traders and warned them of consequences before handing them back to the poor
Coronavirus India29, Mar 2020, 4:28 PM
Tree houses: New solution for self-isolation in West Bengal during coronavirus lockdown
Seven villagers from Purulia village in West Bengal have been advised to remain in self-isolation for 14 days due to coronavirus scare. But with no means to self-isolate, the villagers came up with an innovative idea and made tree houses.