Advertisement


East West Metro
West Bengal  /  Published 11.09.19

Displaced Bowbazar duo die at hotels

Two elderly women from Bowbazar’s Syakrapara Lane died late on Tuesday at separate hotels, where they had been staying with family members since being evacuated from their homes on September 1.Anjal...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.19

Lanes too narrow, manual demolition only way

Pay-loaders and grinders will not be deployed to pull down the buildings in Bowbazar that are damaged beyond repair because of subsidence triggered by East-West Metro work.Instead, a group of men on h...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.19

Crisis cloud on Metro first phase

The East-West Metro mishap in Bowbazar may further push back the inauguration of the first phase of the project, which the authorities were hoping to be operational by Durga Puja, officials said.The 1...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.19

Panel to tag buildings for demolition

The East-West Metro authorities on Monday started preparations to pull down some of the buildings in Bowbazar that have been damaged beyond repair because of subsidence.Highlights of the day from Bowb...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.09.19

Short trip home in Bowbazar

A piece of white paper with a family member’s name, a stamp of Muchipara police station and the house number written on it, is what some residents of Durga Pituri Lane and Syakrapara Lane required t...
By Kinsuk Basu in

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.19

Mamata call for Metro damages

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday proposed to the central Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC) compensatory measures for people who would have to leave their homes and shops in the 52 buildin...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.09.19

Veteran enters flooded tunnel

A South African engineer with decades of experience in building tunnels across the world inspected the East-West Metro tunnel in Bowbazar on Monday at the request of the railways to suggest how furthe...
By Sanjay Mandal and Kinsuk Basu in Bowbazar

West Bengal  /  Published 02.09.19

Water tore machine seal: Engineers

The seal of a vital component of a tunnel-boring machine of East-West Metro gave way because of water pressure, leading to flooding of the tunnel in Bowbazar, engineers involved in the project said on...
By Sanjay Mandal in Esplanade

West Bengal  /  Published 02.09.19

Mamata’s balm for cave-in victims

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday met the residents of Bowbazar, who have been forced out of their homes after portions of their houses cracked or caved in, and urged them not to try and return...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bowbazar

West Bengal  /  Published 21.06.19

Suicide on Metro tracks

Metro services were disrupted for at least half an hour on Thursday after a middle-aged man jumped in front of a Kavi Subhash-bound train in Shyambazar at 9.33am, police said. The train had to be rev...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Advertisement

Advertisement
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.