Calcutta  /  Published 14.09.20

Dhakuria flyover plan: repair of approaches

The two approaches to the Dhakuria flyover have become undulating making it difficult for vehicles to negotiate the gradient, engineers who conducted a load test on the south Calcutta structure recent...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 31.08.20

Kite string slashes biker on Parama flyover

A motorcyclist was left bleeding from a slashed chin by a kite string on the Parama flyover on Sunday evening, police said. Rohit Sau, 30, who runs a business of supplying building material, said he ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.08.20

Dhanbad’s Bank More flyover a risk for all

Executive engineer of the road construction department Amrendra Saha said, “We carried out repairs of the bridge last year. The bridge was transferred to National Highway Authority of India (NHA...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Calcutta  /  Published 24.07.20

Dhakuria flyover to be shut till Monday 6am

The Dhakuria flyover will be shut from 10pm on Friday to 6am on Monday for a load test, police said. Built in 1963, the 380m-long bridge without piers has been under the scanner since the collapse of...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.07.20

Car hits 3 bikes, 2 injured

A car headed towards Sector V from EM Bypass rammed into three bikes that were parked under the Chingrihata flyover on Thursday afternoon. Police said the riders had stopped there to take shelter fro...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 07.07.20

New flyover will help reach airport faster

The urban development department has given technical approval for a flyover that will connect Metropolitan on EM Bypass with Biswa Bangla Gate in New Town, officials said. The tender for the project, ...
By Subhajoy Roy and Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.07.20

Flyover: repairs before razing

The urban development department will undertake another round of repairs of several flyovers and bridges in Calcutta, some of which engineers had wanted demolished. The flyover that connects EM Bypas...
By Kinsuk Basu and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.12.18

Parama ramp to be ready next month: Firm

The ramp connecting the Parama flyover with the AJC Bose Road flyover will be ready by January-end and is likely to be opened by February, said sources in HCC, the Mumbai-based company that is buildin...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.19

Fall to death from flyover

A two-wheeler rider in his 30s died after falling from Parama flyover on Saturday evening. Kamalesh Singh, a resident of Karl Marx Sarani, was speeding and fell from the flyover, cops said. He landed ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.06.20

Two arrested for selling kites

Two men, who were selling and flying kites on the main thoroughfare near Park Circus, were arrested on Tuesday evening. Police have prohibited both selling and flying kites near flyovers following inc...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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