Subhas Sarobar
Opinion  /  Published 16.02.22

Letters to the editor: Good to see diverse groups celebrating love without fear of censure

Spread the love Sir — Every year on Valentine’s Day, advertisements are replete with youthful, heteronormative and able-bodied couples showing their love for each other. Even if there is ...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 24.11.20

Timely decision: No Chhath Puja at Rabindra and Subhas Sarobar

Sir — The decision by the Supreme Court last Thursday to uphold the directives by the Calcutta High Court and the National Green Tribunal banning Chhath Puja rituals in Rabindra Sarobar and Subh...

Calcutta  /  Published 21.11.20

Sigh of relief – Sarobars saved

Sumita Banerjee, environment activist and Rabindra Sarobar regular I have been working for years for this cause. It was such a relief to see the police execute the order today. There was a court orde...
By Subhajoy Roy, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.11.20

Chhath circular silent on Calcutta HC ban

The environment department had on November 11 issued a circular on Chhath Puja based on a high court order the day before, but did not refer to the blanket ban the court had imposed on Chhath rituals ...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.18

Waterbody under attack

By Jayanta Basu & Satadipa Bhattacharya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.11.19

Water body waits for clean-up

Subhas Sarobar, one of the largest water bodies in Calcutta, remained dirty on Monday after the end of Chhath Puja rituals. Thousands of worshippers had performed Chhath Puja rituals, pouring oil and ...
By A staff reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.19

No rush to clean up Beleghata lake

Thousands of worshippers performed Chhath Puja at Subhas Sarobar, leaving the water body and the surrounding park dirty with plastic bags and other waste.However, unlike Rabindra Sarobar, the Beleghat...
By Snehal Sengupta and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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