May 15, 2015
Humanitarian Didi comes to the rescue in Jhargram
Huli Karmakar, a resident of Bonauliya village under Kanko panchayat had her stroke of luck on Tuesday. West Bengal Chief Minister Ms Mamata Banerjee, on her way to Jhargram had stopped for a cup of tea off NH 6 near Malabati police station.
Huli Karmakar, a landless poor widow stumbled upon the Chief Minister and her staffs. Did asked the security personnel to let the lady come and meet her and Huli Karmakar had her chance to tell the CM her plights and that she did not have a home to stay. The West Bengal Chief Minister asked her to come to meet her on Wednesday at Jhargram. On Wednesday, after her administrative meeting with the Paschim Medinipur district officials, the Chief Minister met Huli Karmakar and handed her the cheque of building a house under Geetanjali scheme.
In a separate incident on Wednesday, while returning to Kolkata from Jhargram, the Chief Minister noticed two young ladies lying on the road near Kaliswar, Panshkura.She immediately instructed her security personnel to jump in to rescue. The identity of one the ladies were found to be that of Anita Patra and her father was informed while taking them to hospital. Due to the timely response by Didi, the two young lives were saved. Later, under the instruction of the Chief Minister, the two young ladies were brought to Kolkata for further treatments.