Noise Pollution
News  /  Published 06.01.23

Bursting of green crackers in Kolkata with 'poor AQI' violated apex court order: Experts

Pollution Control Board and Kolkata Police locked in blame game...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 29.12.22

Elders complain against noise pollution

On Tuesday, about 50 elderly persons petitioned chief minister Mamata Banerjee requesting immediate intervention to stop “a drastic increase” in violation of noise norms...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 28.12.22

Stop noise pollution during New Year's Eve: Elderly citizens write to chief minister

Kolkata Police did not register a single case against loudspeaker and DJ violation during Diwali despite several violations...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 26.12.22

JW Marriott officials visit Silver Spring to assess noise emission

Residents say team vowed to fix problem in 2 or 3 weeks, hotel declines to comment...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.12.22

JW Marriott seeks meeting with Silver Spring residents over ‘noise’ charge

Official from the hotel, along EM Bypass, called up residents of the condominium on Wednesday...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


News  /  Published 09.12.22

Kolkata police file zero complaint against loudspeakers & DJs during October festivities

Affidavit on submitted December 6 following petition filed by environment activist Subhas Datta on noise rule violations...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 11.11.22

Check ways to use sound limiters: National Green Tribunal to West Bengal government

The hearing was on November 3 but the order was made available on Thursday...
By Jayanta Basu in Sharm El-Sheikh

News  /  Published 04.11.22

South Kolkata worse than north in Diwali noise norm violation

Study was carried out by the state board with help from IIT Delhi, on the basis of inputs from the remote sensing stations of the board...
By Jayanta Basu in Ballygunge

News  /  Published 28.10.22

Cracker bursting triggers noise rule flout in Salt Lake

Residents of Kasba and Behala said bursting of firecrackers started around 4pm and the frequency increased with time...
By Our Bureau

News  /  Published 28.10.22

Pet lovers lay off Diwali noise complaints in face of Kolkata police apathy

Some policemen The Telegraph spoke to said they faced resistance while trying to stop people from bursting banned firecrackers...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


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