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Farakka Barrage Gates

The Farakka Barrage Project (FBP) was commissioned in year 1975. It is having total 123 gates; some of these gates have outlived their economic life and serviceability. During the last five years, three gates of Farakka Barrage have been collapsed. Two gates ... PIB, 3 days ago

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Mamata seeks PM's help in replacing gates of Farakka

Comment · print · T T T+· T- : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his intervention for replacement of Farakka barrage gates. Earlier this month, one of the gates of the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Didi again writes to PM, seeking Farakka barrage gates replacement  Indian Express1 month ago Mamata tells Modi to plug holes in Farakka Barrage  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago MAMATA-FARAKKA - Mamata writes to PM for replacement of Farakka barrage gates  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago

FARAKKA - Farakka barrage gate being replaced on war footing, no flood threat: govt

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. New Delhi, Apr 8 (PTI) A gate in the Farakka barrage of West Bengal, which was washed away last month, is being replaced on a war footing and there is no danger of flood, the government today said. According to a ...
 Namibia Press Agency2 weeks ago Damage to the Gate in the Bay No.49 of Farakka Barrage  PIB2 weeks ago Farakka barrage gate being replaced on war footing, no flood  Business Standard2 weeks ago

Farakka Barrage lock-gate collapses

A damaged lock-gate of the Farakka Barrage across the Ganges river near the Indo-Bangla border has been washed away following which authorities have diverted excess water to a feeder canal and towards Bangladesh. "Gate number 49 has been washed away. It was ...
 Zee News1 month ago Farakka lock-gate collapse sends excess water into Bangladesh  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago Baishnabnagar residents jittery after Farakka lock-gate collapses  The Echo Of India1 month ago Farakka Barrage lock gate washed away  News Chennai Online1 month ago

Uma Bharati to inaugurate Maghi Purnima Fair at Rajmahal

Union Minister Uma Bharati is likely to visit Farakka in Sahibganj district tomorrow as part of the Clean Ganga Mission. "The Union Minister will visit Farakka in Sahibganj as part of the Clean Ganga Mission. She has reached Ranchi today," BJP ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Indian Express

Youth held with fake notes in Bengal

A teenager was apprehended in West Bengal's Malda district and fake Indian currency notes bearing the face value of nearly Rs.5.50 lakh were seized from him, the Border Security Force (BSF) said on Friday. The seizure was made late Thursday ...
 Siasat Daily2 days ago Three men, juvenile held for smuggling fake currency notes  Indian Express1 month ago Police bust FICN racket by nabbing four members  Millennium Post1 month ago 2 held with fake notes, face value Rs 20 lakh  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Imported coal cheaper than CIL produce

KOLKATA: Imported coal with high energy content is turning out to be cheaper at a large number of thermal plants than similar coal bought from Coal India since international prices have dipped almost 55 per cent over the past six years while the state-run ...
 Economic Times5 days ago COAL INDIA : Imported coal cheaper than CIL produce  4 Traders3 days ago

CIL plans to align prices of high-grade coal to international rates

KOLKATA: Coal India plans to switch to market pricing for highcalorie coal where prices would be aligned to international ones. "We would want to introduce a dynamic mechanism where coal prices would be linked to similar quality of international varieties," ...
 Economic Times4 days ago

Northeastern states fear floods amid pre-monsoon rains

SILIGURI: Pre monsoon Raindrops have started ringing alarm bell in North East region and adjoining northern half of West Bengal, two of the worst flood hit areas in the country. Once again flooding or inundation is likely to shatter life and agri ...
 Economic Times4 days ago Pre-Monsoon raindrops started ringing alarm bell  Economic Times5 days ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Hilsa spawning less and less

To us Bangalees, hilsa isn't just a fish. It's an integral part of our culture and heritage. Be it fried or cooked with mustard, hilsa is a must in Pahela Baishakh celebrations. But they aren't anymore safe in our rivers, home to world's 60pc hilsa.
 Bangladesh Daily Star6 days ago
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