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Cabinet approves transfer of 59 acres of land to BSF in Malda
Money Control

Land given for BSF battalion in Malda

NEW DELHI: The government on Wednesday approved transfer of around 59 acres belonging to Farakka Barrage Project to the Border Security Force (BSF) for setting up a battalion centre in West Bengal's Malda district. A meeting of the Union Cabinet, ... Times of India, 1 month ago

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Farakka Barrage Project continues to serve India

Farakka Barrage Project will also be benefitted by guarding of crucial Indian frontiers with Bangladesh by BSF in Malda District, which is adjoining to Farakka Barrage Project, a project of both National and International importance. Also, possibility of ...
 One India1 month ago Cabinet okays transfer of 58.81 acres Farakka Barrage land to BSF  United News of India1 month ago Transfer of 58 acres of Farakka Barrage Project land to BSF okayed  Nerve1 month ago

Transfer of 58.81 acres land of Farakka Barrage Project at Farakka to Border Security Force for establishment of 04-BattaIion Head Quarters of BSF

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for transfer of 58.81 acres of surplus land of Farakka Barrage Project under Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation to Border Security ...
 PIB1 month ago

Is the mighty Ganga drying up?

Last month, the NTPC plant near Farakka barrage was shut down after flow dipped. The Ganga that has nourished the Indian civilisation for centuries has recorded a historically low inflow in its lower reaches this year, going by the evidence on ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Farakka Long-March Day observed

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Dhaka, May 16 -- The Historic "Farakka Long-March Day" was observed on Monday commemorating populist leader Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhasani's huge long march ...
 HT Syndication1 week ago Historic Farakka long-marchday today  New Age Bangladesh2 weeks ago

Demand for implementation of Ganges Barrage project

RAJSHAHI, May 24, 2016 (BSS)- People of the metropolis in a meeting have called for immediate implementation of the Ganges Barrage Project and North Rajshahi Irrigation Project to save south- estern region, including the Sundarbans. They viewed ...
 Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha6 days ago Ganges barrage: China keen to help  New Age Bangladesh3 weeks ago

India's Ganges waterways project raises hopes and fears

A noted Indian river expert Dinesh Mishra recalls the fate of two large barrages built in the Bihar state in the early 60's and mid 70's. The purpose of the first, Kosi barrage completed in 1962, was to control the Kosi River, called the sorrow of ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 month ago Water withdrawal by India in upstream : Bangladesh to face severe disaster  Bangla Mirror1 week ago India needs to put water-sharing ahead of dam building  Dhaka Tribune1 week ago A damnable river policy  Dhaka Tribune2 weeks ago

Should we forget Jawaharlal Nehru

The BJP Government of Rajasthan has revised its text books to eliminate the mention of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru as the first Prime Minister of India. Our honourable Prime Minister wants a Congress "Mukt" (free) Bharat (India). It is only natural that ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Call on Myanmar, Bangladesh, India to conserve hilsa

Bangladesh, India and Myanmar must work together for better conservation, production and management of hilsa, as they produce more than 90 percent of global production, said officials at a regional seminar in Dhaka yesterday. Bangladesh alone ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago

Vishwapati Trivedi: Back into focus

Till date, the share of inland waterways in the total modal mix of transportation is less than 2 per cent. The main reason for this minuscule portion is that in the last few decades we have been emphasising on roads and railways with the major chunk of ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago
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