Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Jalpaiguri to have a medical college soon - CM

Bengal Chief Minister chaired an administrative review meeting for Jalpaiguri district at Sarojendra Deb Raykat Kala Kendra today where she took stock of various development projects.

Later in the day, the Chief Minister inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for several projects during a public meeting. She also distributed benefits among people of the district. She announced the formation of a medical college in Jalpaiguri.

The projects inaugurated by the CM include a mobile animal treatment unit, seven long-distance buses of North Bengal State Transport Corporation (NBSTC), a women’s police station and a residential complex for sub-inspectors. The newly constructed building of Banarhat police station and barrack was also inaugurated by the Chief Minister.

During her speech, the CM said that the natural beauty of Jalpaiguri was unmatched. She laid stress on tourism in the district and said Gajoldoba was a ‘dream project’ that would attract tourists from all over the world.  She said once complete, the various road projects in the district would help cut down the time to travel to Kolkata.

Mamata Banerjee said the aim of her government was to turn Bengal around and make the State the best in the world.