Krishna Chakraborty
Calcutta  /  Published 09.10.20

New Town plant starts supply in Salt Lake

After a long wait, Salt Lake started getting its share of filtered water from the New Town water treatment plant from Monday. This additional water is supplementing the seven million gallons drawn dai...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

Calcutta  /  Published 25.09.20

Civic bodies on anti-dengue drive

The Sector V authorities are running a pilot project with a machine that will determine the kind of mosquitoes swarming the area. “The machine has been developed by a start-up and attracts mosq...
By Snehal Sengupta

Calcutta  /  Published 07.08.20

Covid patient takes shelter in CK Market stall

A shopkeeper who tested positive spent four to five days living in her shop inside CK Market after her family asked her not to return home. When other shopkeepers found out they hounded her out. The ...
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 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

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 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...
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