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Dinajpur

(dĭnäj`po͝or), city (1991 pop. 127,815), N Bangladesh, on the Punarbhaba River. It is an important road junction and the administrative center for a district where rice, wheat, jute, and sugarcane are grown. There is a thermal power station, and mills for jute and rice. Two colleges affiliated with Rajshahi Univ. are in the city. Dinajpur proper, the northeast quarter of the city, where the maharajah of Dinajpur once resided, gave its name to the entire district.
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Many parts of Malda were flooded by the Mahananda river while waters of Kulik river in North Dinajpur district has inundated parts of National Highway 34, which is a vital terrestrial lifeline between south and north Bengal.
local time) Saturday when hundreds of devotees were watching a jatra (open air drama) show arranged on the occasion of traditional Rash Mela (fair) on the premises of Kantajew Temple in Dinajpur district, some 338 km northwest of capital Dhaka.
BSF in Mathurapure at the border under South Dinajpur district of the state gunned down the smuggler who has been identified as Jani Babu, resident of Jaipurhut district of Bangladesh.
The presiding officer of a polling booth in Hariram constituency in South Dinajpur district was removed for speaking to minister Narayan Biswas over phone.
Srikumar Mukherjee, the civil defence minister, said the cyclone struck Tuesday night in North Dinajpur district of West Bengal state, snapping telephone and electricity lines in the area.
New Delhi said 35,525 poultry in Birbhum district and 288 birds in Dinajpur district had died, but added the outbreak appeared to be localised.
Tenders are invited for Construction of 2 nos cattle catcher at the premises of dakshin dinajpur district hospital at balurghat
26 ( ANI ): Border Security Force (BSF) personnel on Wednesday killed one cattle smuggler at Gayeshpur in India-Bangladesh border in Dinajpur district of West Bengal.
Tenders are invited for carrying rice under Wheat Based Nutrition Programme introduced by the Govt, of India for providing Supplementary Nutrition under ICDS Scheme, from enlisted FCI godowns at Bunladpur/ Ralganj/Malda to 10(ten) ICDS Projects of Uttar Dinajpur district.