2 Coaches Of Kalka Mail Derail While Entering Howrah Station
Monday, October 21, 2019, 7:49 AM
Two-coaches of an-empty-rake of Kalka Mail derailed while entering Howrah station in the early-hours of Sunday, leading to disruption of train-movement of South-Eastern-Railway, an official said in Kolkata. There was no injury to any person due to the accident, in which the second and third-coaches from the rear end of the empty train derailed while entering a platform at Howrah, an Eastern-Railway official said.
20 Kg Gold Worth 6.73-Crore Smuggled From Myanmar Seized In West Bengal
Thursday, February 7, 2019, 7:16 AM
Authorities seized nearly 20 kg gold worth Rs.6.73Cr from West Bengal's Howrah, allegedly smuggled into the country from Myanmar. Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officials have arrested two persons in the matter. Police seized 120 gold biscuits, weighing 19.92 kg and valued at Rs.6.73Cr. In this financial year, DRI has seized about 415 kg of gold worth Rs.130Cr from across West Bengal and northeast.