South 24 Parganas(Search results - 12)
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 26, 2021, 2:08 PM IST
TMC worker killed in clash with ISF and Left; 5 arrested
A TMC worker was killed in Baruipur of South 24-Parganas district after clash broke out between members of opposition alliance CPI(M) and Indian Secular Front (ISF).
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 15, 2021, 2:49 PM IST
TMC MLA Debashree Roy quits party ahead of polls
TMC MLA Debashree Roy who won twice from Raidighi constituency of South 24 Parganas quit the party on Monday (March 15). After quitting the party, she said, “The party used me. I was not given the due respect.”
India NewsFeb 18, 2021, 2:57 PM IST
Amit Shah visits Gangasagar's Kapil Muni Ashram; to have lunch with refugee family
Union Home Minister Amit Shah began his visit to South 24 Parganas from Gangasagar on Thursday (February 18). He offered his prayers at Gangasar. After that, Amit Shah said, “If BJP comes to power in West Bengal, it will decontaminate the Ganges and will make Gangasagar into an international tourist destination.”
India NewsFeb 18, 2021, 1:28 PM IST
West Bengal: Mamata, Amit Shah to hold separate rallies in same district around same time today
West Bengal on Thursday (February 18 is all set to witness a high dose of politically-charged speeches as Union Home Minister Amit Shah and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee are scheduled to address separate rallies in South 24 Parganas on the same day.
India NewsJan 15, 2021, 9:44 AM IST
Sovan Chatterjee, Baisakhi Banerjee to hold roadshow in Diamond Harbour on Jan 18
BJP all-India president JP Nadda’s convoy was attacked in Diamond Harbour on December 10 when he was on his way to a workers’ meeting at South 24 Parganas. Stones and glass bottles were hurled, cars kicked and go back slogan was shouted at the convoy.
India NewsDec 17, 2020, 10:20 AM IST
I am neither a post office nor a rubber stamp: Jagdeep Dhankar
While visiting Sarisha in South 24 Parganas, West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar said, “I am neither a rubber-stamp nor a post office.” On the same day, Jagdeep Dhankhar further said that the administration has merged with politics in West Bengal. He said that the administrative system must be neutralized.
IndiaNov 3, 2020, 1:25 PM IST
TMC workers shot in West Bengal; party blames BJP
Three Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers were shot in Canning in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas district. All of them have been admitted to the SSKM Hospital in Kolkata. Police have made three arrests so far. Primary investigation has led to the findings that all the three arrested individuals have prior criminal records and are residents of Hooghly district.
IndiaOct 22, 2020, 1:38 PM IST
Rain threat looms over Durga Pujo pandals, West Bengal governor issues high alert
Widespread and heavy rainfall is likely to impact the ongoing Durga Puja celebrations in West Bengal. Heavy rainfall forecasted during the five days of Durga puja. Keeping this in view, the district governor sent a warning to the puja committees of South 24 Parganas. The possibility of heavy rainfall due to low pressure can be accompanied by strong winds. The pandals may be damaged due to the heavy rain.
IndiaSep 23, 2020, 11:47 AM IST
Heavy rains accompanied with thunderstorms predicted in Kolkata, north and south Bengal likely to be flooded
The weather department has predicted chances of rain with thunderstorms in Kolkata. On Wednesday (September 23), there will be cloudy skies and thunderstorms in Kolkata, Howrah, Hooghly, North 24 Parganas, South 24 Parganas, and parts of Medinipur.
IndiaSep 7, 2020, 6:43 PM IST
Woman BJP booth worker shot by unidentified miscreants in her house; party members blame TMC
A woman BJP worker was seriously injured after she was shot at by unidentified miscreants in her house at Raghudevpur village near Bishnupur in South 24 Parganas district on September 7. BJP alleges that the armed miscreants of the TMC were responsible for the incident. However, no response has been received from the TMC yet.
IndiaApr 17, 2020, 6:22 PM IST
Mimi Chakraborty in trouble over Bengali New Year celebration with HIV-positive children
MP and actress, Mimi Chakraborty is tangled up in a controversy. Her representatives and local police administration were seen celebrating Bengali New Year with HIV-positive children from a home in Sonarpur area of West Bengal's South 24 Parganas. Allegedly, the lockdown rule was violated, and no social distancing norms were observed during the event. Also, by exposing the identity of HIV-positive minors they seem to have violated the Supreme Court order in this regard.
IndiaApr 14, 2020, 5:48 PM IST
Woman, brother harassed for protesting crowd gathering during lockdownA woman and her brother were harassed by public on Saturday in South 24 Parganas of West Bengal, as they were protesting a crowd gathering in the area during the coronavirus lockdown.