Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh stopped from visiting cyclone-hit areas for 2nd consecutive day

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on May 24, 2020
Police on Sunday stopped West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh from visiting the cyclone-ravaged areas of the East Midnapore district, the second time in two days, triggering a war of words between the saffron party and the ruling Trinamool Congress. Sources in the BJP said Ghosh was on his way to distribute relief materials, when...

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Published on May 23, 2020 -  01:25
Cyclone Amphan: As clearance is given, will run train in WB, says Railway Board chairman
Chief Secretary of West Bengal has written a letter to the Chairman of Railway Board. The letter stated, "As the district administration is involved with relief and rehabilitation works, it will not be possible to receive special trains for next few days. It's requested that no train should be sent to the state till May 26". While speaking about it, Vinod Kumar Yadav, Chairman of Railway Board said, "Cyclone was a natural calamity. West Bengal Chief Secretary wrote to me that restoration work is underway and they'll tell us soon when they'll be able to receive the trains. As soon as they give us a clearance, we'll run the trains to West Bengal."

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