Durga Pituri Lane
News  /  Published 13.06.22

Displaced Bowbazar residents reluctant to one-building plan proposed by KMC

Several residents of Bowbazar's Durga Pituri Lane whose houses have been pulled down or identified as “severely damaged” following the East-West Metro tunnel disaster on May 11, said t...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.05.22

Can you spot Doorgachurn Pittoorrey Lane?

They anticipate that at some point in the future, disputes could arise over the valuation of the buildings that have been damaged. Questions of compensation amount would be linked to the age of the st...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

News  /  Published 14.05.22

Rainy Rabindra Jayanti, Sourav Ganguly, Bowbazar tragedy and more...

By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.05.22

KMC seeks reports on Bowbazar subsidence, Metro project ‘stalled’

KMC officials met KMRC representatives at the civic body’s headquarters on Friday evening. The meeting, chaired by mayor Firhad Hakim, included experts from Jadavpur University. The following r...
By Debraj Mitra, Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.19

Residents return with ‘fit certificate’

Residents of five of the 68 damaged buildings in subsidence-hit Bowbazar returned home on Wednesday, but not before the East-West Metro authorities issued them a “fit certificate” for the structu...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


West Bengal  /  Published 22.09.19

Bowbazar displaced put off festive purchases

A family evacuated from Bowbazar’s Durga Pituri Lane after their house was damaged beyond repair in the subsidence triggered by East-West Metro work will not be buying new clothes this Puja.Brothers...
By Subhajoy Roy in Bowbazar

West Bengal  /  Published 11.09.19

Missing diaries in Bowbazar

A number of displaced residents of Bowbazar have lodged “missing diaries” stating that they had not been able to retrieve vital documents from their houses while moving out.An officer of Muchipara...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.19

Tales of hope & despair in Bowbazar

Durga Pituri Lane in Bowbazar was a picture of contrasts on Thursday.Paritosh Kar was ecstatic as he stepped into his jewellery workshop after 27 days, while Ananta Das who lived six buildings away in...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.09.19

Metro axe on 5 buildings

At least five buildings in Bowbazar will have to be demolished after they tilted as a result of water leaking into a tunnel for the East West Metro, railway officials said on Monday. Fifty-two buildin...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.09.19

Metro’s inaccessible tag on 15 buildings

By Kinsuk Basu in Bowbazar


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