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(ˈɑ sənˌsoʊl)

a city in NW West Bengal, in E India. 365,000.
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Summary: Asansol (West Bengal) [India], July 7 (ANI): Asansol Municipal Corporation Mayor Jitendra Kr Tiwari on Saturday lodged a complaint against BJP leader and Asansol MP Babul Supriyo after clashes broke out between the BJP and the Trinamool Congress workers in the area.
Summary: Asansol (West Bengal) [India], May 13 (ANI): Police arrested two persons at Asansol railway station and seized Rs 1 crore from their possession, which, one of the arrested persons claimed, was sent by the BJP.
The Mamata Banerjee-led government had stopped internet services in the Asansol and Raniganj area, starting March 28.
On Saturday, West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi paid a visit to violence-hit areas of Asansol and Raniganj.