West Midnapore(Search results - 14)
IndiaNov 17, 2020, 4:11 PM IST
4 injured in blast at fireworks factory in West Bengal
Four people were severely injured in a blast at a fireworks factory that rocked Danton in West Midnapore on Sunday (November 15) evening. The asbestos roof of the factory was blown off.
IndiaNov 17, 2020, 1:11 PM IST
Five injured in an explosion in West Bengal
An explosion occurred in a house in West Midnapore district in West Bengal on Monday (November 16). Five persons were severely injured in the explosion. Police are investigating the cause of the explosion.
IndiaOct 27, 2020, 11:09 AM IST
West Bengal: BJP worker’s death triggers protests in Medinipur
A BJP worker was killed in West Midnapore. The BJP has started protesting, claiming that it was a premeditated murder as there were signs of injuries on the body of the deceased. Police were prevented from taking the body of the BJP worker. BJP activists blocked the road in protest. They alleged that the miscreants of Trinamool party killed the BJP worker.
IndiaOct 22, 2020, 11:24 AM IST
CPI(M) Politburo leader Mohammad Salim slams Trinamool and BJP leaders
CPI(M) Politburo leader Mohammad Salim slammed Trinamool and BJP leaders at the inauguration of the CPM party's social site and social media convention in West Midnapore on Wednesday (October 21) evening. He made various comments about the return of Bimal Gurung in politics.
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 10:54 AM IST
West Bengal: Keshpur villagers protest against poor roads before Prashant Kishore’s team
As the Assembly polls are approaching, the Trinamool is following the strategy of Prashant Kishore to increase public relations. Prashant Kishore’s team went to a remote village to have a conversation with the Scheduled caste group. However, the team was embarrassed upon reaching the village. They found a big deep hole in the middle of the road. The villagers raised several questions to Prashant Kishore’s team on the poor road condition. This unprecedented incident took place in Sonapota village of Keshpur.
IndiaOct 15, 2020, 3:54 PM IST
Ten thousand people join CPM-Congress rally in West Midnapore
The CPM held a large-scale rally in Midnapore. After watching hundreds of people joining the rally, CMP leader Suryakanta Mishra felt very confident. Although the CPM-Congress called for a joint procession, only a few members of the Congress were seen in the rally. CPM workers across the 21st block of West Midnapore district came in huge numbers and joined the procession.
IndiaOct 12, 2020, 3:19 PM IST
West Bengal: Trinamool MLA Shiuli Saha tests positive for COVID-19
Trinamool's Keshpur MLA Shiuli Saha has been tested COVID-19 positive. The MLA is currently in home isolation in Kolkata. According to sources, the driver and security guard of the MLA have also been infected with COVID-19.
IndiaOct 7, 2020, 4:53 PM IST
West Bengal: Mandatory COVID-19 tests for people present in meeting with Mamata Banerjee at Kharagpur
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, chief minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee left for a tour of another district. On October 6, she held a meeting with the administrative officials of West Midnapore district in Kharagpur. Not only officials of different departments, but also the government allowance recipients were examined by the officials of the health department before they entered the meeting venue.
IndiaOct 6, 2020, 12:51 PM IST
West Bengal: Picture of half-naked body of woman lying in paddy field goes viral on social media
A picture of a half-naked body of a woman lying in a paddy field has been circulating on social media. The person who posted the picture claimed that the woman was killed after she was raped at Ghatal in West Midnapore. However, after an investigation, it was revealed that the deceased woman was allegedly killed by her husband and left in a paddy field 2km away from the house.
IndiaSep 22, 2020, 6:29 PM IST
West Bengal: Vegetable vendor meets elephant on jungle road, escapes by letting it feed on veggies
An elephant blocked the path of a vegetable seller in West Midnapore. When the vegetable seller was going through the forest road, he was met by an elephant. Upon seeing the elephant, the vegetable seller left his bike loaded with vegetables, and stood behind a tree. The elephant tore open the vegetable sack on the bike and ate all the vegetables.
IndiaSep 21, 2020, 2:40 PM IST
West Bengal: Father beats pregnant teen to death for love affair with neighbour
A tragic incident of violence took place in Chandrakona in West Midnapore. A father was accused of beating his pregnant teenage daughter to death. After beating the girl to death, the man put his daughter’s body in a sack. Police have recovered the body of the girl.
IndiaSep 12, 2020, 1:45 PM IST
West Bengal: Carcass of elephant cub rescued by villagers from fishing net
The carcass of an elephant cub was caught in a fishing net. While crossing the Tiasa river, the cub fell into the river. There was a stir in the area after the finding of the elephant cub in the fishing net. According to reports, there has been a herd of about 30 elephants spotted in several villages including Dharampur and Kadamdiha near Goaltore forest for several days.
IndiaAug 27, 2020, 2:00 PM IST
COVID patients on hydroxychloroquine more likely to be re-infected: Report submitted to ICMR
The sero-surveillance report of West Midnapore district states that there is no antibody stability in the body of COVID-19 patients and that there are chances of them getting re-infected again. The report added that antibodies are stable for only two months on average.
IndiaAug 18, 2020, 11:38 AM IST
What’s in the water? Villagers who go into Silabati river become victims of scratches
Mysterious incidents have taken place in Shilabati river. People going inside the river are being scratched by what is supposedly long nails. Villagers are left terrified and panicked. They suspect that a dangerous animal lives inside the river.