Containment Zones
Calcutta  /  Published 08.08.20

Many Covid zones in 2 boroughs

 A Covid-19 patient, 54, tried to jump out of a third floor window of the Calcutta Medical College and Hospital on Saturday. A health worker spotted and rescued him. ...
By Subhajoy Roy 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

Calcutta  /  Published 24.07.20

Two slums in Calcutta fully sealed

Two slums adjacent to Lake Gardens and Jodhpur Park in south Calcutta have been completely sealed after more than 20 people tested positive for Covid-19 in the past few days. The slums, Gobindapur an...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.07.20

Please don't step out to buy groceries

Police campaigned across the city on Wednesday informing citizens of the complete lockdown on Thursday, Saturday and Wednesday and the possible consequences of violating the order. Several police off...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri and Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 22.07.20

Calcutta containment zone count at 28

The number of containment zones in Calcutta went down from 32 to 28 in a fresh list published by the Calcutta Municipal Corporation on Tuesday. While some pockets have been dropped from the list, a f...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 20.07.20

Containment zone count rises to 32

Eight more places in the Calcutta municipal area have been turned into Covid containment zones, taking the number of such pockets in the city to 32, officials said. According to the revised list post...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.07.20

Delivery collection worry in BE Block contain zone

Residents of the unaffected buildings in the contained stretch of BE Block are upset at having to visit the immediate vicinity of the affected buildings to collect all their orders. Of the 18 buildin...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 16.07.20

City's containment zone list updated

The number of containment zones in Calcutta went down from 28 to 24 on Wednesday, according to an updated list. Some of the places removed from the list are Dr GS Bose Road in Kasba, Purbalok in Muku...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.20

Market faceoff

A group of businessmen and shopowners in Tamluk on Monday evening confronted municipality administrator and Trinamul leader Rabindranath Sen and his accompanying police team, saying that they would no...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)

Calcutta  /  Published 15.07.20

Open Salt Lake shops fuel fear

Standalone shops on the ground floors of residential buildings in containment zones in Salt Lake are opening, putting residents at risk of contracting Covid-19. “People are crowding in front of...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake


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