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New Town
Calcutta  /  Published 09.04.21

Safe house to reopen

The Covid safe house in New Town’s Action Area 2, near Tank 12, that had been shut due to lack of inmates and turned into a Covid vaccination centre, will be converted back to a safe house, said...
By A Staff Reporter in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 09.04.21

New Town blocks & complexes pad up for Covid war

Blocks Rank: First Block: BA Prize money: Rs 25, 000  Their effort: “We push residents to give up plastic, plant trees annually and keep our locality clean,” said secretary Prabi...
By Shatadipa Bhattacharya in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 08.04.21

Last-mile e-bikes for New Town

On Wednesday, a docking station near the New Town Smart Street, a two-minute walk from the Kolkata Gate, was made operational for e-bikes by senior officials of Hidco that builds infrastructure in the...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 02.04.21

Lock the gates of CE block playground, say residents

The sports camps, with about 70 kids, run in the afternoon. “We train children from other blocks, as well. Even some children from NBCC come here,” said Mukherjee. So far, the block reside...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 01.04.21

LED lights across New Town

The New Town authorities have decided to install LED lights across all three action areas, an official of the New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) said on Tuesday. The LED streetlights will ...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

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Calcutta  /  Published 01.04.21

Contest to encourage better living

The New Town authorities on Wednesday announced the winners of a contest that was organised to encourage residents of the area to try and make the township a better place to live in in terms of cleanl...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 20.03.21

Water-quality check devices in New Town

The New Town authorities have installed automated quality-monitoring devices in at least eight water reservoirs in all three action areas, an official of the New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NK...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 20.03.21

Cars and cement jam bicycle lanes

Bicycle lanes in several areas in New Town have become useless as they are occupied by parked cars and two-wheelers and also construction materials. Hidco, which builds infrastructure in the township...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

A corner of Eco Park only for birds

Bird walks planned Basu Roy has submitted a proposal to Hidco to organise bird walks for birders in the morning twice a week, preferably on the weekends round the year. If approved, this will be a t...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

New Town block homage to home-made sweets

The event was planned on the basis of a suggestion from Sen, the Hidco chief. “When he came on Christmas to inaugurate our park, he had asked us to organise community events here. So we thought ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake


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