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One killed in clash between two groups in West Bengal village over setting up of Covid-19 quarantine centre

Kolkata/IBNS: A 45-year-old man was killed and another youth was seriously injured during a clash between two groups of villagers over setting up of a quarantine centre at Talibpur village under Parui Police Station limits in Birbhum district of West Bengal on Saturday late night, reports said on Sunday.

TMC strongman Anubrata Mondal's cousin arrested in Birbhum

Bolpur, Oct 12 (UNI) BJP's teachers' cell leader and TMC's Birbhum district president Anubrata Mandal's cousin Sumit Ranjan Mondal has been arrested from Bolpur on Friday in connection with an old case.

BJP leader killed in Birbhum, clashes erupt between TMC and BJP in Cooch Behar

Bolpur, Aug 18 (UNI) A BJP leader was killed when a bomb was hurled at him near his home at Labpur in West Bengal's Birbhum district, after which the local administration deployed reinforcement on Sunday morning to restore peace in the area.

West Bengal: 1200 Kgs of Ammonium nitrate and 1000 detonators found in unauthorised go-down in Birbhum

Seuri, Jul 10 (UNI) About 1200 kgs of ammonium nitrate and 1000 detonators were today seized from an unauthorised go-down by the Birbhum police and three drum full of crude bombs were found during frisking in trouble prone areas in the district, official sources said.

West Bengal: Police uncover 117 crude bombs after recurring explosions in Birbhum

Bolpur, Jul 7 (UNI) Birbhum district police successfully uncovered 117 live crude bombs from six police station limits from this northernmost district of Burdwan division after recurring explosions and abandoned crude bombs forced fresh search operations.

West Bengal: Police recover 27 crude bombs in Birbhum

Bolpur, Jul 6 (UNI) West Bengal police recovered about 27 live crude bombs concealed in containers and the bomb squad defused them before any damage was done in Birbhum's Sadaipur area, official sources said today.

West Bengal: Stage with TMC candidate Nusrat Jahan crashes, no one injured

Jhargram, May 8 (IBNS): A stage, where actress and Trinamool Congress candidate for the Lok Sabha polls Nusrat Jahan was present to campaign for her party candidate Birbaha Soren in Jhargram, crashed on Wednesday, local media reports said.

If Amit Shah fights from Birbhum then he will be defeated by a margin of five-six lakh votes: TMC leader Anubrata Mondal challenges

Bolpur, Apr 2 (IBNS): Trinamool Congress leader  Anubrata Mondal has challenged Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah to fight from Birbhum Lok Sabha seat.

West Bengal: TMC party office collapses in explosion in Birbhum

Kolkata, Sep 10 (IBNS): A local party office of the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC)  in West Bengal's Birbhum district was almost destroyed by a high intensity explosion on Monday morning, reports said.

West Bengal: TMC accused of assaulting Visva Bharati students who protested against cutting of trees

Birbhum, Mar 9 (IBNS): Activists of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) allegedly beat up students of Visva Bharati University who were demonstrating against cutting down of trees at Shyambati area near Shantiniketan in Birbhum district on Friday, reports said.

West Bengal: 8 killed in local group clash in Birbhum

Kolkata/Birbhum, Apr 21 (IBNS): While West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was directing her comrades to work together and unitedly from an organizational meeting in Kolkata on Friday afternoon, two rival groups of her party engaged in a deadly tussle with each other in state's Birbhum district, killing at least eight people and leaving several others injured, reports said.

1,80,000 detonators seized in West Bengal, 2 held

Kolkata/Birbhum, Apr 6 (IBNS): Police on Wednesday recovered at least 1 lakh 80 thousand electrical detonators from Birbhum district of West Bengal and arrested two persons for carrying those, officials said.

West Bengal: Bus rams crowd in Birbhum, 6 killed

Kolkata/Birbhum, Jan 14 (IBNS): At least six persons, including a civic volunteer, were killed and several others were injured when a speeding bus crashed into cars and rammed pedestrians on Saturday morning at Ilambazar in West Bengal's Birbhum district, reports said.

West Bengal: Rampurhat-Burdwan Express derails in Birbhum, no casualties

Kolkata, Jan 4 (IBNS): An intercity express train went off the track at Mollarpur in West Bengal's Birbhum district on Wednesday late evening, reports said.

Cops foil jail break attempt in West Bengal

Kolkata/Birbhum, Aug 17 (IBNS): Two policemen were injured during a clash with few prisoners on Wednesday while they were attempting a jailbreak at a correctional home in West Bengal's Birbhum district, officials said.