Jalpaiguri


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Jalpaiguri

(jəlpī`go͝orē), town (1991 pop. 68,732), West Bengal state, NE India, on the Tista River. It is the administrative center for a district that produces tea, rice, jute, tobacco, timber, and medicinal herbs; it is West Bengal's primary agricultural market. It is on major road and rail lines. Sawmilling and jute-pressing are major industries.
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Summary: New Jalpaiguri (West Bengal) [India], Sep 3 (ANI): As much as 23 kgs of Marijuana were seized and two drug peddlers were nabbed by New Jalpaiguri Police here on Monday.
A STUDENT of Jalpaiguri Polytechnic College committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence in Burdwan district on Monday.
Summary: Jalpaiguri (West Bengal) [India], July 24 (ANI): A transgender was beaten to death on suspicion of being a child lifter in Nagrakata in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district on Monday.
Summary: Jalpaiguri (West Bengal), [India], Feb 8 (ANI): Striking an emotional chord with the locals at his hugely attended public meeting here at Mainaguri on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said: aACoeYou people grow tea...I make tea.
Summary: Jalpaiguri (West Bengal) [India], Dec 13 (ANI): A coach of DMU intercity passenger train got derailed in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal on Thursday.
Summary: Jalpaiguri (West Bengal) [India], June 21 (ANI): Jalpaiguri police on Thursday registered a suo-motu case against West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Dilip Ghosh for allegedly threatening the Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers.