Fire damages illegal oil godown

Jalpaiguri: Fire damaged an illegal petrol and diesel godown on Tuesday near New Jalpaiguri station in the district. Two fire tenders were pressed into service and the fire was brought under control in an hour. The extent of damage has not been ascertained yet.

Ex-SFI leader jailed for abetting suicide

Bankura: A local court here on Tuesday sentenced a former student union leader to four years of rigorous imprisonment for abetting suicide of a student in 2008. Former Bankura district secretary of SFI, Arka Poddar, has been also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000.

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