Sector V
News  /  Published 12.08.22

Collecting anecdotal history on Salt Lake from its residents

A DD Block institute has been working on a project started on completion of the 50th year since the first residents settled in 1970...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 23.07.22

First East West Metro rider invited for flag-off but misses repeating feat

Rajib Roy appreciated that the authorities got a common man to flag the service off as it would be them who would be using it...
By Brinda Sarkar

News  /  Published 16.07.22

Sealdah boosts Metro footfall with swift commute from central Kolkata to Sector V & beyond

Bullish sales of smart cards indicate passenger count to go further up in the coming days...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 15.07.22

Chaos outside East-West Metro stations in Salt Lake

Many allege police had no proper exit plan for passengers...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 15.07.22

Sealdah to Sector V, Metro converts gruelling journey into a breeze for Kolkatans

From average daily footfall of around 3,000 between Phoolbagan and Sector V, number shoots up to 31,037 on Day 1 of extended connectivity...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


Lifestyle  /  Published 14.07.22

A 20-minute Metro ride from Sector V to Sealdah, and back, on opening day

Sparkling stations, magnificent views, topical artwork, selfie-clicking passengers and, above all, a quick, comfortable and affordable ride...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 13.07.22

Kolkatans, check out the Sealdah and Sector V Metro timings from July 14

There will be no trains on Sunday...
By Our Special Correspondent

News  /  Published 09.07.22

Union minister Smriti Irani likely to inaugurate Sealdah Metro station on Monday

The station will be opened to the public on July 14...

News  /  Published 29.06.22

‘Fake’ call centre busted in Salt Lake, 8 arrested

The accused have been booked for cheating, forgery, fraud, criminal conspiracy and common intention...
By Our Special Correspondent in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 15.05.22

Concrete hurdle to Metro work

Unless the mass is removed, the construction of another concrete structure to fill a yawning gap cannot be started, said engineers...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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