Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation
Calcutta  /  Published 12.04.20

Vets on call for sick pets in Calcutta

Pet parents worried about medical care during the lockdown can call for an ambulance or a vet through a helpline launched by the government and Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation.Residents across the c...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.19

Calcutta HC starts hearing petition by Sabyasachi

The high court on Monday started hearing on Bidhannagar mayor Sabyasachi Dutta’s petition that challenged the legality of a no-confidence motion moved against him allegedly by some councillors of th...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.03.20

Councillor shoos away shoppers without masks

A councillor of the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation allegedly shooed away shoppers from a market in Salt Lake because they were not wearing masks on Thursday morning.When some shoppers tried to reas...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 11.06.19

Absent councillors trigger theories

A majority of councillors of the municipal corporation didn’t turn up for the monthly meeting on Monday and some of them claimed that it was an act of rebellion against mayor Sabyasachi Dutta. The r...
By TT Bureau in Bidhannagar

West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.20

Water sprinklers to fight dust demon

The West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB) has launched a road watering project in urban areas in and around Calcutta, including Salt Lake and Rajarhat, to suppress dust that has become the major...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 15.06.20

The scare: Salt Lake fountains

Several fountains in Salt Lake that have been lying defunct for months have turned into mosquito breeding sites following the recent spells of rain, leaving residents worried about a possible dengue o...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.08.19

Salt Lake gets new mayor

Former Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation chairperson Krishna Chakraborty was sworn in as the new mayor of the civic body on Saturday. Chakraborty, a resident of CJ Block, said her primary focus would ...
By TT Bureau in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 30.07.19

Mamata steps in to resolve Salt Lake impasse

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday intervened to bring an end to the deadlock in the selection of the Salt Lake mayor and met key contenders in the race for the post. Mamata met Krishna Chakrab...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.19

Axe on Salt Lake mayor after jibe at TMC

Municipal affairs minister Firhad Hakim told councillors of the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation on Sunday that mayor Sabyasachi Dutta would be removed from his post for his “anti-party” activiti...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.09.19

Salt Lake crater-filled roads worry puja committees

By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake


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