St Thomas Church Vandalized, Tabernacle Damaged
Unidentified miscreants vandalized the St Thomas Church in Taherpur on Thursday night, desecrated the sacrament and removed the tabernacle causing outrage and anguish among the people of Christian community.The incident occurred in Christian Para area of Barasat gram panchayat in Taherur.The church has no guard despite it is quite vulnerable to any attack being located at the outskirt of the village enclaved by jungle and paddy field. Local civic police personnel only guard the church in night, who were, however, not present last night due to rain.The church under Krishnanagar diocese was originally set up in 1955. It was shifted to a new building in 2000. Picture by PRANAB DEBNATH.
Mother Sons Reunited After Seven Years In Krishnanagar
60 year old Dulali saha of Bohar village in burdwan's Memari who went missing after a road accident seven years ago was reunted with her two sons at Saktinagar district hospital in Krishnanagar. For the last seven years since she was admitted to the hospital in Krishnanagar which became her home. She lost her memory and her sons also could not find her. But thanks to the members of Chapra manab kalyan sanstha, a social welfare organization, who on Friday reunited Dulali with her two sons. The organization members yesterday traced out the elderly woman's home in bohar and her two sons pranab and manab, who were brought to Krishnanagar to be reunited with their mother.Super Himadri halder said: "for the last nine years a bond was developed between her amf hospital staff. We will miss her, but at this same time we are happy that she has got her home back". Picture by PRANAB DEBNATH