Jalpaiguri & Birbhum: Centering to 71st Independence Day security has been tightened oin entire West Bengal. Search Operation is going in almost every district in an interval. BSF is active over Bangladesh border on Independence day.
Jalpaiguri, one of sensitive zone of North Bengal has been covered with security shield on the ocassion of August 15. Many police and security force have been deployed in the checkpost neer border area. Railway, Shopping mall, bus stop and market adjacent to the border has been covered with white-dressed police.
Birbhum is also a corridor to West Bengal so the security is also high over there. RPF is also frequent in Panchra, Bhimgarh, Dubrajpur, Suri. Apart from Indepence Day, security will prevail over there in the normal time.