West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

Neighbours launch anti-CAA drive

A neighbourhood off the EM Bypass in Patuli had a small group of people knocking every door one evening last week.The group, Humans of Patuli, was in the middle of a door-to-door campaign against the ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.19

Seven-year-old electrocuted

A seven-year-old boy was found lying dead near a meter box, a water pump and a bunch of live wires under the staircase of a building in Patuli on Monday morning.A youth in the locality spotted Krishne...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.03.19

Break-in at four flats in one building in Calcutta

Thieves broke into four flats in an apartment block in Patuli apparently early on Wednesday. Two of the apartments were unoccupied and empty, while some Old Monk, a bottle of 100 Pipers whisky, a gold...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 03.11.18

Birds disappear at India's first floating market

In January this year, Patuli in south Calcutta made headlines for its floating market. When we visit it, the canal along the Eastern Metropolitan (EM) Bypass, stretching for 500 metres, is heavy with ...
By Moumita Chaudhuri in


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