NEWS
05/05/2017
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today chaired the administrative review meeting for the Nadia district at Krishnanagar.
04/05/2017
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today chaired the administrative review meeting for the Malda district. Later in the day, she inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for a bouquet of developmental projects for Malda district during a public meeting at DSA Stadium in Englishbazar. The Hon’ble Chief Minister announced that mangoes of Malda will now be exported to Europe, Abu Dhabi and Nepal. The projects inaugurated today by the Hon’ble Chief Minister include Mother and Child Hub at Malda Medical College and Hospital, building of Manikchak Degree College, police station, Karma Tirtha, Krishak Bazar, roads, hostels, water supply projects, mini indoor stadium at a girls’ hostel, housing for doctors and nurses, health centre, administrative building, and child care home. The Hon’ble Chief Minister also laid the foundation stones for several projects including a power sub-station, administrative buildings, housing for the homeless, health centre, model school, hostels, mini indoor stadium, godown and renovation of Malda airport in Englishbazar block. She distributed benefits like Kanyashree, cycles under Sabuj Sathi, Kisan Credit Cards, Gatidhara, assistance to purchase agricultural equipments, Geetanjali, Swasthya Sathi and other such schemes.
03/05/2017
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reached north Bengal on Tuesday for a three-day visit to the districts. Today, she inaugurated and laid foundation stones for a bouquet of developmental projects for the Dakshin Dinajpur district from a public meeting at Narayanpur High School Maidan in Buniyadpur. The projects inaugurated today by the Hon’ble Chief Minister includes the new outdoor unit of Tapan block hospital, the Hili polytechnic college, Karma Tirthas, government buildings, road projects, water supply projects, anganwadi centres, girls’ hostels, waste management projects among others. She laid foundation stones for projects including a waiting room for pregnant women, model schools, power sub-station, waste management projects, anganwadi centres, government buildings, godowns, water supply projects. She also distributed benefits like Kanyashree, cycles under Sabuj Sathi, Kisan Credit Cards, Gatidhara, assistance to purchase agricultural equipments, Geetanjali, Swastha Sathi and other such projects. Hon’ble Chief Minister today also chaired the administrative review meeting for the Malda district.
02/05/2017
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today informed that the West Bengal Government had issued notification for the surrender and rehabilitation of Left Wing Extremists with incentives, providing gainful employment and entrepreneurial opportunities to surrendered Left Wing Extremists, so that they become a part of mainstream. So far, in West Bengal 328 Left Wing Extremists have surrendered which includes 111 in 2017 (till date), she informed. 205 surrenderees have already been enrolled as Special Home Guards and now, 11 more surrenderees are being enrolled as Special Home Guards and another 9 cases are in process. Thus, total of 225 surrenderees will be enrolled for employment till date, she informed. Apart from employment, surrendering Left Wing Extremists get financial incentives as well as assistance for housing, medical and child education, as per norms set up by the government, she informed.