Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation
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

West Bengal  /  Published 28.06.19

Dirt directive D-Day

Come August and residents of Salt Lake would be upturning — not one but — two dustbins into the garbage van every morning; plus handing over a pouch to the garbage man. Bidhannagar Municipal Corpo...
By Showli Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.19

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


West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.20

Road repairs start, but method under scanner

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has finally started road repairs but their archaic road laying methods have got both residents and engineers of other government agencies worried about thei...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.20

Clean-Baisakhi drive by residents

On Sunday morning, a group of people, in surgical caps and face masks, were seen going around Baisakhi Abasan grounds. Some were spraying bleaching powder, some wielded the broom while some others mad...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.19

Civic body marks ‘illegal’ towers in Kaikhali

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation has identified several multi-storeyed buildings under construction in Kaikhali, a stone’s throw from VIP Road, that are allegedly being built without sanctioned...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.04.19

Parking extortion across Salt Lake

Men posing as parking attendants are collecting fees from vehicles parked in lanes and on vacant plots in Salt Lake that are not designated as parking zones, civic officials said.“These men are not ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.04.20

Coconut tree kills mason in storm

A 47-year-old man died after a coconut tree fell on him during the squall early on Tuesday, police said.Gagan Mondal, a mason by profession, had stepped out of his house in Tarulia on the outskirts of...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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