Garbage Collection
News  /  Published 22.11.22

CM asks mayor to immediately clean the area around Prinsep Ghat

The Telegraph has been writing about how accumulated waste lying in a place for days on end turn into mosquito-breeding grounds...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.11.22

KMC removes garbage from Sudder Street wall of Indian Museum

The Telegraph reported on Tuesday that waste was lying on the pavement in the heart of the city for days, at a time dengue infections is at its peak...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.11.22

KMC imposes fines for littering, Kolkatans to pay Rs 525 for first offence

Individuals caught red-handed must pay Rs 735 for second offence and Rs 1,050 for third and every subsequent time...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.10.22

Strike hits Behala waste collection

The men alleged they were not even paid the Durga Puja bonus...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.11.21

Russell Street shops, hawkers face extortion in name of trash collection

Puffed rice seller on footpath said practice of extorting money to clear waste started about three-four years ago...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


West Bengal  /  Published 11.10.21

Civic body initiative to increase earnings

Prasenjit Kar, the chairperson of the board of administrators, on Thursday had said that a garbage processing unit had been launched in ward IV of the town...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.21

Siliguri civic workers end cease work

These past four days, garbage collection had stopped across the city as over 2,500 staff had gone on strike over demands such as permanent jobs and pay hike...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.21

Siliguri garbage collectors up ante

Under the banner of the Uttarbanga Safai Karmachari Samiti, they have raised a number of demands, which include permanency of their jobs and hike in wages...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.12.20

E-waste: Ranchi sets up 5 centres

Centres at Nagababa Khatal, Harmu, Morabadi, Kantatoli and Khelgaon...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.06.20

Dhanbad dispute over garbage disposal

Hyderabad-based agency accused of mixing ash with garbage to increase weight, stopped at compactor station...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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