Children At a hospital.

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130 Children Hospitalised Due To High Fever In WB's Jalpaiguri 

In a shocking incident, at least 130 children suffering from high fever and dysentery were admitted to Jalpaiguri Sadar Hospital, informed a health department official on September 13. Reportedly, two out of those admitted children are in serious condition. Considering the risk of the third wave of the COVID-19, the hospital's infrastructure is also being ramped up. Besides, DM Moumita Godara Basu is also keeping eye on the developments.

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 05:55 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: fever, dysentery, West Bengal, children, Jalpaiguri

Courtesy: NDTV

Jalpaiguri accident

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West Bengal: 14 Dead, 18 Injured In Road Accident In Jalpaiguri

At least 14 people died and 18 suffered injuries in a road accident in Bengal’s Jalpaiguri district. The accident happened on January 19 late night, when a boulder-loaded truck lost control and hit the divider amid dense fog. The truck later rammed into three other vehicles, after which the boulders fell on them. Expressing his grief, PM Narendra Modi has announced ex-gratia compensation for the deceased and injured. Meanwhile, police has… read-more

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 12:41 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: West Bengal, Road accident, Mamata Banerjee, Narendra Modi, Jalpaiguri

Courtesy: Times Now