South Dum Dum Municipality
News  /  Published 13.09.22

Patchwork repairs & tree branches only hope to fill Dum Dum craters before Durga Puja

“The potholes on the stretch leading to the Dum Dum railway underpass are very big and deep. The situation worsens on the underpass as the craters remain hidden under water and the stretch ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.09.22

Stretches of roads still lie battered across Kolkata in run-up to Durga Puja

“We have already spoken with the PWD and they have assured us that the stretch will be repaired before the Puja,” said Choudhury. A large circular portion of the road on the Kasba end of ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.22

TMC wins Bangur poll

Trinamul Congress’s Banasree Chatterjee has won the municipal election in Bangur Avenue (Ward 29 of South Dum Dum Municipality) by over 8,500 votes. She got 9,583 votes, while the BJP and the CP...
By Showli Chakraborty

West Bengal  /  Published 18.06.22

Bangur Avenue goes to polls on June 26

2000-2013: Trinamul councillor Mriganka Bhattacharya earns laurels for giving Bangur Avenue a facelift, particularly for improved drainage systems. 2015: Ward 29 is reserved for women by the election...
By Showli Chakraborty in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 09.01.22

Closure crowds open markets

The sudden closure of markets under the South Dum Dum municipality because of the spike in Covid cases has led to crowding in the ones that were open in the nearby areas. Although markets in Lake Tow...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata


News  /  Published 17.12.21

Dum Dum’s animal crematorium becomes operational

Filthy ambience New Town has a pet cemetery in Action Area III that is running out of space. So a crematorium is a need of the hour. But if one happens to drive down to the place via Jessore Road al...
By Showli Chakraborty in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 12.11.21

Dengue on the rise in and around Salt Lake

The number of people testing positive for dengue has been rising across parts of Salt Lake, Bangur, Lake Town, Dum Dum and Baguiati over the past few weeks. People have tested positive for dengue in ...
By Kinsuk Basu, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 02.07.21

South Dum Dum shop closure

Shops and markets across Bangur, Kalindi, Sreebhumi, Dum Dum and several other areas under South Dum Dum Municipality will remain shut on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays till July 14 because multiple ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.11.20

South Dum Dum followed green immersion norm

A total of 201 out of the total 500 Durga idols in the South Dum Dum municipal area were immersed this year following the green immersion norm drawn up by the West Bengal Pollution Control Board in tw...
By Jayanta Basu in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 24.10.20

South Dum Dum to follow NKDA immersion model

The West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB) has set out to create a model immersion mechanism in two ponds under the South Dum Dum Municipality this year to explore how the immersion process can b...
By Jayanta Basu


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