The split was being planned in a certain way to ensure that the new districts get to have one sub-divisional court each.
Tthe BJP leader claimed that Uttar Dinajpur District Magistrate Arvind Kumar Mina has renamed the central schemes to make them look like those of the state government.
State Industry Minister Partha Chatterjee claimed that some neighbouring states that are smaller than West Bengal have more IAS and IPS officers compared to what this state has.
The West Bengal government has said it is opposed to the NEP claiming that the policy seeks to impose Hindi and bring curriculum changes in the name of uniformity which went against federalism.
Several trade unions, including those of the Left Front and the Congress but barring the ones belonging to the BJP and the TMC, have called for a two-day nationwide strike.
This came after a delegation of BJP MPs from the state, including Locket Chatterjee, met Union home minister Amit Shah and sought his intervention.
The West Bengal government runs more than 400 programmes that provide social assistance, care services, and jobs, and most of these services are offered under the umbrella platform -- Jai Bangla.
Bengal government seeks report from DGCA on air turbulence encountered by plane carrying CM Mamata Banerjee
The chartered flight carrying Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee from Varanasi airport to Kolkata hit an air pocket causing the plane to rock violently.
Petitioner and lawyer Rama Prasad Sarkar said that Dhankhar was interfering in the functioning of the state and maligning the Trinamool Congress government.
West Bengal Panchayat Minister Pulok Roy said the communication was sent after the state achieved its approved labour budget of 27 crore mandays for the current fiscal.
According to the minister, the department has received funds of Rs 100 crore from the state disaster management authority to pay compensation for such claims.
Besides elementary education, students would be encouraged to participate in extracurricular activities such as elocution and painting.
The West Bengal government also allowed fairs on open grounds in a very restricted manner with strict adherence to safety norms.
Covid surge: WB government likely to cancel rally to mark Netaji's birthday on January 23, curtail R-Day celebrations
The rally on January 23 that was scheduled to be held from Red Road to Shyambazar is likely to be cancelled, the R-Day programme could be limited to 30 mins, a source said.
West Bengal minister Aroop Biswas, who was hospitalised after being diagnosed with COVID-19, was discharged on Tuesday morning.