News  /  Published 30.06.22

Hunt for parking space below flyovers in Kolkata

Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has started a survey to identify areas below flyovers that can be used for parking. While the focus of the survey is to find space where multi-level parking lots c...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.06.22

KMC turns skywalk project into obstacle course for Kalighat residents

  Parking woes The problem: With Kali Temple Road blocked, residents can no longer park cars in their garages. An apartment block with nearly 120 residents is one of the worst affected. &ldquo...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.06.22

Parking racket ‘attendants’ fleece car owners across Salt Lake

Pal told this newspaper that she was not given any receipt or parking ticket for the ‘fee’. In Sector III, a vacant plot beside AMRI Hospitals had a number of cars parked on it. Many bike...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.05.22

Mail bag: Salt Lake car parking solution

⚫ Apropos the article “Stickers for AJ Block residents to curb car park”, published on April1 15, resident car owners should park their car in their own garage. For multiple cars, the pa...
By My Kolkata

News  /  Published 28.04.22

KMC, Kolkata police clamp 50 cars in New Alipore

Nearly 50 cars parked overnight on the roads of New Alipore in southwest Kolkata were clamped as part of a drive against “illegal parking” by a team of police and civic officials on Tuesda...
By Kinsuk Basu, Monalisa Chaudhuri


News  /  Published 23.04.22

Man beaten up over parking row in Pathuriaghata

A petty dispute between two neighbours over parking a motorcycle led to an altercation and then a fight with rods and wooden chairs, leaving one of them grievously injured. Manoj Kumar Singh received...
By Our Special Correspondent in Pathuriaghata Street

News  /  Published 21.04.22

Traffic chaos returns as La Martiniere schools start physical classes

The dreaded twice-a-day traffic mayhem returned to south Kolkata on Wednesday as the La Martiniere schools started physical classes for all students after over two years. More than 5,000 vehicles con...
By Our Bureau in Rawdon Street

News  /  Published 15.04.22

AJ Block residents to get car parking stickers

The AJ Block residents’ association is taking a step to mitigate a problem that plagues several blocks in Salt Lake — parking of an excessive number of cars in the interior lanes. They hav...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 08.04.22

Illegal parking lots thrive across Salt Lake

“I had barely parked my car for and hour and half but he demanded Rs 50. He didn’t  give me any receipt either,” said Mukherjee. HA Block resident Basudeb Bhattacharya made a s...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 07.04.22

Parking curbs on Bypass-Prince Anwar Shah Road connector

Parking along the Bypass-Prince Anwar Shah Road connector in southeast Kolkata has been allowed only on three stretches. The rest of the thoroughfare — between Avishikta on EM Bypass and Jadavap...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


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