Crowd Management
News  /  Published 08.10.22

Know about Saturday’s Durga Puja carnival on Red Road

Several roads will be closed for more than six hours in the heart of Kolkata ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.10.22

Top 5 crowdpuller Durga Pujas of Salt Lake

The Telegraph visits pandals which saw the maximum footfall over the puja days...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 07.10.22

Hits and misses on the Durga Puja report card from Kolkata

Surging crowds despite early inauguration of puja pandals; unruly bikers a constant worry for Kolkata police...
By Debraj Mitra, Monalisa Chaudhuri and Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 06.10.22

Crowd surge at Puja pandals near Metro stations after two Covid-scarred years

Passenger count was 35 lakh between Panchami and Navami; Dum Dum and Kalighat emerge as most crowded stations...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Events  /  Published 27.09.22

After COVID ‘hiatus’, puja committees gear up to tackle bumper crowd

More security guards, no clicks inside pandals are more plans in place...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra


News  /  Published 26.09.22

Kolkata airport-bound traffic diverted off Sreebhumi Durga Puja pandal

On Sunday, thousands of cars, bikes and two-wheelers were headed towards the ‘Vatican City’ pandal and the numbers peaked in the evening...
By Snehal Sengupta in VIP Road

News  /  Published 26.09.22

Kolkata sees rush on last Sunday before Puja, malls crowded, restaurants chock-a-block

Space at premium in final countdown to festivity; never-ending queue of people at eateries...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.09.22

Puja rush starts a week ahead of special police deployment, traffic crawls in Kolkata

Pandals unveiled on Thursday draw crowds, shoppers add to throng on roads...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.09.22

Traffic and crowd management around VIP Road pujas throws up challenge for cops

Representatives of more than 150 puja committees in northeast Kolkata attend meeting organised by the Bidhannagar commissionerate...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

News  /  Published 02.09.22

After Burj Khalifa chaos, crowd control worries at Bidhannagar pre-Puja meet

Officials of the police commissionerate promise help at all hours of night and day in case of an emergency...
By Showli Chakraborty in Salt Lake


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