NEWS
31/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid tribute to the legendary singer Sanat Singha on his demise.

•   Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wished all a happy and prosperous Easter.
29/03/2013
•  Hon'ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee greeted all on the occasion of Good Friday.
27/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee greeted people of the state on the occasion of Holi. The festival was celebrated peacefully and with usual enthusiasm throughout the state.
26/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee attended 'Basanta Utsab' function organized by KIT and KMDA at Netaji Indoor Stadium. Urban Development Minister Firhad Hakim, Mayor of Kolkata Sovan Chatterjee, eminent Singers Nirmala Mishra, Banashri Sengupta and Nachiketa Chakraborty were also present in this function.
25/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee discussed about the project to develop the State as global film shooting destination, with noted filmmaker Gautam Ghosh and actor Prasenjit Chatterjee at Writers' Buildings.
24/03/2013
•  State Government is to take care of all the medical expenses of legendary Bengali singer Sanat Singha who is critically ill, Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced.
23/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid tribute to Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his death anniversary at Writers` Buildings.
22/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addressed a public meeting at Padmapukur in Baruipur in South 24-Parganas. She laid the foundation stone of 3 Fire service Stations at Basanti more, Nonadanga & Sonarpur, Bhangar-Katakhal Bridge. She also inaugurated 2 Multipurpose Cyclone Rescue Centers and Baruipur Railway Over Bridge. she also distributed some benefits to the people.
21/03/2013
•  The State Government wrote to Prime Minister's Office, protesting against stopping Sulabh Khadya Sasya Prakalpa that provides Rice at Rs.2/kg to the poor people.

•   Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited the family members of the victim who was killed in the Dhapa incident. She offered a job to one of the family members and also announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh.
20/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee held a public meeting at Karapara Maidan, Jhilimili at Bankura. In that meeting she laid the foundation stone of Hostel of Khatra Sports Complex, 4 Girls hostels and Natural Fiber Mission Centre. She also inaugurated 3 Girls hostels. She also distributed some benefits among the people. She also announced that a new College will be set up at Ranibandh block.
19/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, on the second day of her district visit, addressed a public meeting at Binpur in Jhargram. There she laid the foundation stone of 4 projects like Dantan-II College, Common Facility Centre at Paschaim Medinipur, Kishan Mandi of Jhargram & Binpur-II of Paschaim Medinipur district and Sahid Matangini Women College, Concrete Bridge at Mayachar, Additional Building of Schools, 12 Piped Water Supply Projects, Development Digha beach, Renovation of Hijli Cannel, 4 bridges of Purba Medinipur district. At the same programme she inaugurated 4 Piped Water Supply Projects, 5 Girls Hostel of Paschim Medinipur district, another 10 Piped Water Supply Projects, 2nd Campus of Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology, Bridge over Ramnagar Cannel, Amdabad PHC of Purba Medinipur district. She also distributed some benefits to the local people. There she announced that one ITI will be set up at Belpahari of Paschim Medinipur district.
18/03/2013
•  West Bengal Government entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Pawan Hans Ltd in presence of the Hon'ble Chief Minister to provide helicopter services in the state.

•   Hon'ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee started her three-day visit to Jangalmahal. She will reach Midnapore on Monday evening and will spend the night at the Jhargram Rajbari. An administrative meeting is going to be convened at the Jhargram Rajbari with the District Megistrates and District Officials in the evening.
16/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurated eight Fire Engines, at Writers Building for the Fire and Emergency Services Department.

•   Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee convened a meeting with District Magistrates and Police Supers at Writers' Buildings.

•   The Fair Price Medicine shop was inaugurated at Shambhunath Pundit Hospital by the Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
15/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee held a meeting with Panchayat Minister at West Bengal Assembly over the forthcoming Panchayat Election in the state.

•   Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was present in a programme organized by Kolkata Municipal Corporation(KMC) at Town Hall. She handed over the Sister Nivedita`s house, taken over earlier by the State Government to Ramkrishna Sarada Mission.
14/03/2013
•  On a surprise visit to a fair price medicine shop at the SSKM Hospital, the Hon'ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee initiated an inquiry into the allegations leveled against a section of doctors, reportedly prescribing medicines by brand names instead of their generic names. She convened meeting with the health officers of the state at Writers Building.
13/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee laid the foundation stone and inaugurated several projects at Chalsa in Jalpaiguri. On a three-day official tour in North Bengal, West Bengal Chief Minister addressed a public meeting at Meteli. She laid foundation stones like Metali ITI, 2 Irrigation Projects and inaugurated Mayanguri & Falakata Fire Service Stations. The Chief Minister gave away prizes to archers who participated in archery competition. Nearly 125-small scale projects are expected to come up soon under the National Fiber Mission which will open clusters in jute and bamboo across North Bengal. Apart from that there will be a plastic processing cluster in Rajganj. 241 small scale industries to come up which would create employment opportunities. Apart from that an industrial park to come up at Falakata shortly. Hon’ble Chief Minister distributed some benefits to the people. There will be three new super specialty hospitals at Jalpaiguri, Mal and Falakata. Cancer patients can avail of the free medicines at North Bengal Medical College.

•   Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wished success to all the students who will be appearing for the Higher Secondary examinations this year.
12/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister paid tribute to veteran painter Ganesh Pyne and to Ex-MP Ms. Maya Roy on their demise.

•   Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reached North Bengal on her 3-day district visit. After reaching Bagdogra, she reiterated her stand on peace in the Hills. Hon’ble Chief Minister took a walk down the streets of Mongpong, inspected developmental works in the area.
11/03/2013
•  In the presence of the Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, the State Finance Minister Amit Mitra tabled the state budget in the Legislative Assembly and stated that, as compared to any other state, West Bengal is leading in developmental works.
10/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed her grief over demise of the former Governor of West Bengal Mr. Biren J. Shah.
09/03/2013
•  Fire-department officials were felicitated by Hon'ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at Town Hall for their commendable work of dousing and carrying out rescue operations.
08/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid respect to all the Mothers and Sisters throughout the World on International Women`s Day through a message of admiration.
06/03/2013
•  West Bengal Government has planned to introduce reservation of seats for SCs, STs and OBCs in higher education, for which a bill would be introduced in the coming Budget session of the State Assembly, announced Hon’ble Chief Minister at Writers’ Buildings. In the cabinet meeting it was also approved that Paschim Banga Lok Pariseba Bill which will ensure proper and prompt services from government departments like issue of birth and death certificates, driving licenses, ration and BPL cards among others, will be introduced. 8th March, on the International Women's Day, a new scheme for girl child,‘Kanyashri Prokolpo’ would also be introduced. Hon’ble Chief Minister announced that the government would give scholarships of Rs 500 each year from class eight to ten to those girl children whose annual family income is Rs 50,000 or less. On completion of 18 years, the girls would be given a one-time sum of Rs 25,000.
04/03/2013
•  Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid homage to eminent classical singer Purnima Chaudhuri on her demise.

•   Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has made an announcement that the State Government is going to take an initiative to start fair-price medicine shop in the State. She mentioned that the State Government will introduce these centers at government hospitals for the first time. Initially, 24-fair-price medicine shops have already been opened at various locations across the State as medical colleges, State hospitals, district hospitals and some of the sub-divisional hospitals.
02/03/2013
•  On account of taking the stock of the work done, Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee convened a meeting with State Food Minister and State Agriculture Minister at Town Hall. She also distributed financial aid of an amount of Rs. 45 lakhs to the farmers of the State.