Tag: KMC

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  • KMC to clear uprooted trees, KoPT gives food to 200 people at Sagar island

    KMC to clear uprooted trees, KoPT gives food to 200 people at Sagar island

    The Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT), meanwhile, provided food and shelter to around 200 people at the Sagar Pilot Station.

    November 11, 2019
  • Bulbul claims 7 lives in Bengal; Mamata Banerjee to visit districts

    Bulbul claims 7 lives in Bengal; Mamata Banerjee to visit districts

    Due to the severe cyclonic storm Bulbul, I have decided to postpone my North Bengal visit in the coming week. Instead, tomorrow (Monday ) I would take an aerial survey of the affected areas around Namkhana and Bakkhali, said MAMATA BANERJEE, WB CM.

    November 11, 2019
  • Mayor Hakim conducts meet with state health secy to combat dengue

    Mayor Hakim conducts meet with state health secy to combat dengue

    A meeting is soon to be held with all Central agencies, asking them to cooperate with the state government in combating dengue.

    November 9, 2019
  • State govt cannot ask police to lathi charge on citizens for performing Puja rituals: Firhad Hakim

    State govt cannot ask police to lathi charge on citizens for performing Puja rituals: Firhad Hakim

    The environmentalists who have constantly been putting all the blame on us, must realise first, that running to a court of law and flashing court orders does not bring awareness among people. We had done massive awareness campaigns which indeed showed results but none of these environmenta lists ever thought of even joining us for the campaigns: Mayor Firhad Hakim.

    November 6, 2019
  • Maintenance and dredging work of Tolly Nullah soon: Mayor

    Maintenance and dredging work of Tolly Nullah soon: Mayor

    The tenders would be floated according to the previous model instead of the Centre suggested Hybrid Annuity Model (HAM).

    October 28, 2019
  • KMC meeting in turmoil over NRC panic

    KMC meeting in turmoil over NRC panic

    The Congress councillor, Prakash Upadhyay, raised the NRC issue in the house meeting, claiming that for the past few days, citizens have been flocking to the KMC headquarters in large numbers to obtain their birth certificates.

    October 26, 2019
  • Talk to Mayor programme saves new born

    Talk to Mayor programme saves new born

    After prolonged treatment, the child has recovered from the earlier deteriorating condition.

    October 23, 2019
  • KMC to install capsule booster pumps to boost water supply

    KMC to install capsule booster pumps to boost water supply

    Capsule booster pumps are smaller in size than the usual booster pumps and are hence cheaper compared to the prices of big size booster pumps.

    October 21, 2019
  • KMC puts in extra effort to curb dengue outbreak

    KMC puts in extra effort to curb dengue outbreak

    The civic body has been constantly making announcements in every ward, asking residents to follow the dengue guidelines issued to them by the KMC.

    October 14, 2019
  • KMC announces Kolkata Shree awardees

    KMC announces Kolkata Shree awardees

    The mayor, Firhad Hakim said: “The city is now caught in a Puja fever which sets in right after Mahalaya. The KMC like every year has shortlisted the number of pujas who have secured positions in the different categories under this award. Our judges have made their decisions based on several parameters and have handed over the final list to us.”

    October 5, 2019
  • KMC, KoPT officials inspect Ganga ghats, make preparations for immersion

    KMC, KoPT officials inspect Ganga ghats, make preparations for immersion

    The police have also taken up measures for the immersion ceremonies on Vijaya Dashami on 8 October.

    October 4, 2019
  • KMC inaugurates biometric system at two ward offices

    KMC inaugurates biometric system at two ward offices

    It was learnt that the initiative has been taken after it was observed that several of the SWM workers were reporting late for work and even remaining absent without prior notice.

    September 28, 2019
  • KMC takes up Durga Puja preparatory measures

    KMC takes up Durga Puja preparatory measures

    Mr Hakim said “Before the onset of puja, KMC will complete all the road renovation works. There are several roads where we have taken up repair work. I am personally going on a road inspection work tonight. Other government agencies in Kolkata also need to work in tandem. Several big pujas are organised in Behala and hence an extensive road repair has been taken up in Behala, especially where stations have come up. The work has been taken up by PWD. The road near the EM Bypass in the Anandapur area is also being repaired by KMDA.”

    September 26, 2019
  • KMC wages war against dengue, malaria

    KMC wages war against dengue, malaria

    The MMIC, commenting on the same, said “A Borough meeting was called where we discussed measures that need to be immediately taken to prevent any further dengue cases in the five wards of this Borough.”

    September 18, 2019
  • KMC buys three high lift machines, seven more to come

    KMC buys three high lift machines, seven more to come

    A KMC official said that these machines will help in times of disaster management, especially when there is a fire in a building and residents need to be rescued from the top floors of a building.

    September 13, 2019
  • KMC cuts off water in affected areas

    KMC cuts off water in affected areas

    A KMC official, meanwhile, claimed that the measure has been taken to avert another mishap.

    September 5, 2019
  • Bowbazar: Mamata Banerjee urges Metro to provide compensation

    Bowbazar: Mamata Banerjee urges Metro to provide compensation

    The entire area is so congested that I was apprehensive about this route since the beginning. Metro should have declared compensation immediately after the incident, said Miss Banerjee after holding a meeting with Metro authorities.

    September 4, 2019