Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation
Calcutta  /  Published 23.09.20

Salt Lake civic body to run checks on guest houses

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation will send notices to all guest houses and lodges in Salt Lake and its adjoining areas and ask them to show the documents and licences needed to run the businesses...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Hope of road repair as civic body starts survey

The civic body also wants to relay the entire surface of the blacktop from Tank 13 to Anindita Island that has large potholes. This stretch has a new water reservoir being built near the Income Tax co...
By Snehal Sengupta in

Calcutta  /  Published 13.09.20

Airport Metro ‘solution’ plot found

A vacant plot in Sector V, behind the Technopolis building, has been selected to relocate more than 70 shops and houses that are in the path of the New Garia-airport Metro line in Mahishbathan, said a...
By Snehal Sengupta in Mahisbathan

Calcutta  /  Published 04.09.20

Civic body plan for rapid tests

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation has decided to increase the number of Covid-19 tests in all 41 wards. A mayoral council member said they are looking to procure rapid antigen test (RAT) kit and ...
By Snehal Sengupta in

Calcutta  /  Published 03.09.20

Name for road along Kestopur Canal

 Riju Roy, a resident of AD Block, feels the colloquial name “canal side road” is descriptive and functional. “The way renaming Tollygunge Metro station as Mahanayak Utam Kumar ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.08.20

Cops to help shift patients to safe house

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation will ask police to accompany health workers and ambulances to transport “unwilling” Covid patients from slums to a government safe house for isolation...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 13.08.20

Green body glare on garbage

The National Green Tribunal has recently warned Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation (BMC), Nabadiganta Industrial Township Authority (NDITA), New Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) and the environment...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.08.20

Salt Lake councillor dies after testing positive

A councillor of the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation who had tested positive for Covid-19 passed away on Wednesday. Subhash Bose, in his mid-50s, was admitted to a private hospital after he tested p...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.08.20

RWAs devise Covid waste rules for city

The number of Covid patients in home isolation has been on the rise and so has the amount of Covid waste. Housing societies across the city are fumbling when it comes to disposing the waste because th...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Subhajoy Roy and Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.07.20

A game of football in Covid containment zone

Around a dozen youths were playing football on a ground along EM Bypass, opposite Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, around 5pm on Thursday. A small group of onlookers gathered to cheer the players. None o...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta


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