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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Dhupguri profile: CPM eyes redemption in former stronghold
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Dhupguri profile: CPM eyes redemption in former stronghold

It falls under the Jalpaiguri (SC) Lok Sabha constituency. The constituency, reserved for Scheduled Castes candidates, has 2,51,197 electors and 260 polling stations

West Bengal: 14 members of marriage party killed, 10 injured in accident in Jalpaiguri
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West Bengal: 14 members of marriage party killed, 10 injured in accident in Jalpaiguri

The cars of the marriage party were going towards Dhupguri on the wrong side of the road and the collision took place due to dense fog

Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha polls:
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Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha polls:

The CPM has won the Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha seat thrice in last four elections. Minati Sen won the seat in 1999 and 2004 elections on a CPM ticket. Mahendra Kumar Roy won the seat in 2009 before losing to Bijoy Chandra Barman in 2014 elections.

West Bengal Police files chargesheet against three in connection with rape of 35-year-old woman in Jalpaiguri district
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West Bengal Police files chargesheet against three in connection with rape of 35-year-old woman in Jalpaiguri district

The incident had taken place near the victim's home at Niranjan Pat locality of Jalpaiguri district.

West Bengal 'deadliest' state for cow-related violence in 2017; five deaths reported so far
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West Bengal 'deadliest' state for cow-related violence in 2017; five deaths reported so far

West Bengal's count of bovine-related killings has risen to five persons this year, making it the deadliest state for bovine-related violence in 2017 till date

West Bengal: Two more arrested in suspected rape and murder of girl
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West Bengal: Two more arrested in suspected rape and murder of girl

2 more persons have been arrested in connection with the suspected rape and murder of a girl whose body was found near railway tracks at Dhupguri in West Bengal.