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Firhad Hakim
Calcutta  /  Published 22.09.20

CMC budget focus on solid waste, water

Solid waste management and water supply were allocated the maximum share of funds in the Calcutta Municipal Corporation budget presented on Tuesday. Solid waste management has been allocated Rs 606 c...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.09.20

Calcutta park curbs to stay, says Hakim

Parks in the city will not open for full hours immediately as the afternoons and evenings could lead to gatherings and adda in violation of distancing norms, said Firhad Hakim, the chairperson of the ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.09.20

Office-of-profit notice to Firhad Hakim

The Election Commission of India has sought a reply from Firhad Hakim, state urban development minister and the chairman of the board of administrators at the Calcutta Municipal Corporation, by Septem...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Hakim says three years to solve water problem

A borough chairperson of the Calcutta Municipal Corporation complained about scarcity of water in Tollygunge at a meeting of ward coordinators on Friday, but board of administrators’ chairman Fi...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 13.09.20

Plea for full-time park reopening

 The Calcutta Municipal Corporation has sought the Bengal home department’s permission to reopen the city’s parks for their full duration. Firhad Hakim, the chairperson of the corpor...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.09.20

Platinum rating for New Town

Two years after it won gold certification for being a green city, New Town has achieved platinum — the highest level of certification awarded by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). The IG...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.08.20

House collapse kills 70-year-old

A portion of an old house on Beleghata Main Road collapsed early on Thursday while it was raining heavily, killing a 70-year-old woman and injuring her son. Around 4.30am, the front portion of the ho...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 25.08.20

Construction material dumping stick

Covid warriors from the Calcutta Municipal Corporation’s Borough III after their felicitation at the civic body’s solid waste management department in Narkeldanga on Tuesday. Covid warrior...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.08.20

Calcutta High Court upholds CMC board

Calcutta High Court on Tuesday rejected three separate public interest litigation petitions challenging the validity of the state government’s decision to form an administrative board to run the...
By Our Legal Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.08.20

Blaze brings back Nandaram memories

A fire broke out on the third and fourth floor of a five-storey building at the crossing of Pollock Street and Hare Street on Monday. The fire in central Calcutta brought back memories of the fire at...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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