Krishna Chakraborty
Calcutta  /  Published 06.08.20

Covid patient takes shelter in CK Market stall

Clad in a printed sari, carrying a black umbrella and a packet with her medical report, the lady was sitting on the pavement with a number of passers-by and commuters waiting close by to board autos a...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.07.20

Lockdown: Salt Lake market rule

Markets in Salt Lake will be kept open only on alternate days and will be sanitised by civic teams on the days they are closed. Data announced on Thursday said 1,088 people tested Covid-positive in B...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.06.20

Amphan’s Swords of Damocles

Half-broken street lights, inclined trees and collapsed billboards — tell-tale signs of the devastation caused by Cyclone Amphan — still lean on the city and the monsoon is likely to compound the ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.09.19

Online civic certificates, licences soon to be back

Residents of Salt Lake and its adjoining areas will soon be able to apply for birth certificates, death certificates and trade licences online, an official of the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation sai...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.08.19

Salt Lake civic body on door-to-door mission

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation mayor and mayoral council members will visit each of the 41 wards in the civic area to know about residents’ problems.“All the mayoral council members and I w...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 22.08.19

New mayor of Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation takes charge

Krishna Chakraborty took oath as the new mayor of Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation on August 10. She was the chairperson of the board of councillors helmed by Sabyasachi Dutta who resigned as mayor o...
By Our Special Correspondent in

West Bengal  /  Published 13.12.19

Bidhannagar Mela starts next Friday

Bidhannagar Mela (Utsav) begins next Friday, December 20. Minister Firhad Hakim would inaugurate it at 4pm in the presence of other politicians. The fair would continue till January 9, 2pm to 9pm. “...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.10.19

Dengue scare rears head in Salt Lake

At least 24 persons living on the fringes of Salt Lake and six residents of a high-rise complex off Sector V are down with dengue. Both places are under the jurisdiction of the Bidhannagar Municipal ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 15.06.20

The scare: Salt Lake fountains

Several fountains in Salt Lake that have been lying defunct for months have turned into mosquito breeding sites following the recent spells of rain, leaving residents worried about a possible dengue o...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.09.19

No surprises in new Bidhannagar mayor’s council

The new mayor’s council was sworn in on August 30, ending a period of uncertainty at the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation.As reported earlier, Anita Mondal took oath as the chairperson. All the fo...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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