Four dead in road accident in Alipurduar
KOKRAJHAR: Four persons of a family died and three others have received serious injuries at a road mishap at Nimti national highways under Kalsini police station in Alipurduar of West Bengal on Monday morning.The family hailed from Salakati Bazar of Kokrajhar district which had met accident with a truck while on their way to Kokrajhar from Jalpaiguri. Their vehicle bound for Kokrajhar with registration no. AS18Y-0183 met a collision with a truck early this morning.
Injuries were immediately rushed to Alipurduar Hospital. Among the death,Susmita Roy was a folk singer of Koch Rajbongshi community.
Rajkumar Roy was a small trader at Salakati. Deceased were identified as Rajkumar Roy (45), Susmita Roy(21), daughter,Jogesh Roy(75),father and Parmila Roy(70),mother.
25 Oct 2010 - 4:16pm | editor
There is report of simmering tension prevailing in the trouble torn Rongia two sdays aftere the police firing where two persons were killed and 4 others have been injured. Army jawans on Monday morning recovered 2 IEDs during an operation at Tulsibari area. These explosive devvices were kept inside a inside a bag.
10 May 2016 - 6:30pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
Two cadre of the National Santhali Liberation Army (NSLA) were arrested from Pakhihaga area, in a joint operation launched by army, police and cobra under Gossaigaon subdivision in Kokrajhar district late last night. They were Joseph Hembrom and Sushil Hebrom,were involved with extortion,money collection,logistic supports to the militant outfits. Two riffle and live bullets recovered from them.
16 Nov 2017 - 7:27pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
A free medical and health awareness camp was organized to facilitate medicines among remote villagers at Laimuti in Chirang district on Thursday.
The camp was organized by the People's Aid, a charitable trust, Kokrajhar in association with National Health Mission, Kokrajhar. Doctors and nurses from the NHM attended the camp and checked healths of the attending patients from the Laimuti, Daoraigabnai, Sonapur areas.
Free medicines were distributed among the needy persons being supplied from Health and Family welfare department.
Malaria and TB test were also done during the health camp, besides nurse/ANM worker along with the members of the Peoples Aid made a visit door to door at the villages and distributed medicines among villagers.
The camp has been organized to create awareness on health care and services among remote areas in the region, said a member of the peoples aid.