Raiganj(Search results - 10)
India NewsFeb 24, 2021, 2:23 PM IST
Bengal milk vendor uses saffron-painted milk container to canvas for BJP
A milk vendor from Raiganj in West Bengal coloured his milk container in saffron in order to increase the love for the BJP among the people in the upcoming elections.
IndiaOct 20, 2020, 12:36 PM IST
West Bengal: Man makes 3 mm idol of Goddess Durga in Raiganj
Manas Roy, a resident of Raiganj, made a 3 milimeter idol of Goddess Durga. He has an indomitable desire that his name will be included in the Guinness Book of World Records. Last year too, Manas made a 6 milimeter Durga idol with various types of grains. But the work was not accepted by the committee of Guinness Book of World Records because the length of the idol was slightly big. So, to make a name for himself in the Guinness Book of World Records this year, Manas, a spectacle trader by profession, made a 3 milimeter idol of Goddess Durga.
IndiaOct 19, 2020, 10:53 AM IST
West Bengal: Garment shop offers special discount for COVID warriors during Durga puja
The number of COVID cases is increasing in Kolkata. Amid such difficult situations, a textile shop in the city has arranged special discounts for COVID warriors. Doctors, nurses, health workers, police, and even journalists are entitled to get discounts. Just a few more days are left for Durga puja. Everyone in the city is busy shopping for puja. However, an innovative initiative is taken by a textile shop in Raiganj town of North Dinajpur to provide special discounts to COVID warriors for Durga puja shopping.
IndiaOct 8, 2020, 2:12 PM IST
West Bengal: Miscreant loots woman in government bus after intoxicating her food
A shocking incident took place in North Dinajpur. A miscreant looted a woman in a government bus by intoxicating her food. The woman was found lying unconscious on the bus seat. The driver and conductor of the bus took her to hospital.
IndiaSep 4, 2020, 6:03 PM IST
West Bengal: Gharial rescued from river by villagers of Raiganj
People in Raiganj of North Dinajpur were excited after rescuing a gharial from a river. Crowds of enthusiastic people flocked to the area as soon as they heard the news. The locals handed over the gharial to the forest department.
IndiaAug 17, 2020, 7:27 PM IST
4 people labelled COVID-19 positive without test; West Bengal health department sees panic among residents
Great panic has occurred in the minds of people of North Dinajpur after four people were labelled COVID-19 positive without being tested. The chief health officer has ordered an investigation.
CrimeAug 5, 2020, 10:57 AM IST
West Bengal: BSF jawan shoots dead 2 colleagues in Raiganj
A shocking incident of a BSF jawan killing two of his colleagues has been reported from Raiganj in West Bengal. The victims were identified as Mahinder Singh Bhatti and Anuj Kumar. The BSF jawan has surrendered to police
IndiaAug 4, 2020, 8:02 PM IST
BSF jawan shoots dead two colleagues near India-Bangladesh border
The incident took place in Bhatun village near the India-Bangladesh border in Raiganj Police Station area.
IndiaMay 11, 2020, 1:36 PM IST
3 COVID-19 cases found in green zone Uttar Dinajpur: Locals block entry points to city in West Bengal
Uttar Dinajpur district of West Bengal was a green zone until Saturday. However, the situation took a drastic turn on Sunday after three coronavirus positive cases surfaced. This triggered a panic in the district headquarters, Raiganj city. All the roads and lanes in the city have been blocked by the locals.
IndiaApr 21, 2020, 7:51 PM IST
Two brothers, who are corona warriors treating patients, leave parents terrified
Two doctors, who are from Raiganj, North Dinajpur district, West Bengal, are treating corona patients in Kolkata. Both are brothers working at Beleghata ID Hospital. Their parents are terrified about their sons' safety.