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News  /  Published 27.03.23

BMC to launch ‘intense’ drive against dengue in Salt Lake from Monday

Eight cases of dengue have been reported from Salt Lake, Kestopur, Baguiati, Chinar Park and other areas since January...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 03.01.23

Mosquitoes lay siege to Salt Lake, New Town

Several places along the VIP Road, including Lake Town, Baguiati and Teghoria, too, are facing the menace...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 16.12.22

Dengue trend in Kolkata reflects need for year-long fight

Disease persists despite lack of rain in winter months...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 05.12.22

Dengue and Covid count declines in Kolkata, seasonal viral infections rise

A year back, more than 600 Covid cases were being reported daily across West Bengal...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.11.22

CM asks mayor to immediately clean the area around Prinsep Ghat

The Telegraph has been writing about how accumulated waste lying in a place for days on end turn into mosquito-breeding grounds...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


News  /  Published 21.11.22

Seized cars still on Kolkata police premises, officers wait for completion of formalities

Two days pass after mayor Firhad Hakim’s letter to the commissioner...
By Subhajoy Roy, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.11.22

Salt Lake dengue walk puts onus on public

Cases are regularly being reported from across Salt Lake, areas off VIP Road, including Kestopur, Lake Town, Bangur, Baguiati, Teghoria and Kaikhali...
By Shatadipa Bhattacharya in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 17.11.22

14-point advisory on dengue mandates hospitals to keep count of admissions, total cases

Many residents in Kolkata, Salt Lake and Dum Dum have said entomological visits have been infrequent this year...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 15.11.22

Yet another dengue death reported in Kolkata

Halima Bibi, 60, passed away at the Infectious Diseases Hospital in Beleghata on Friday...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.11.22

Kolkata Municipal Corporation issues 8,000 sting notices but lodges cases against 21

Civic bodies are empowered to take to court those people who allow their properties to become mosquito-breeding grounds...
By Subhajoy Roy, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata


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