Kolkata:The director of Social Welfare Department,P K Samanta,was shifted to a relatively lower post as Member Secretary,Development Board on Monday. The transfer comes in the wake of the death of an inmate in a private Hooghly asylum,which is being currently probed by the CID. Social Welfare Minister Sabitri Mitra,however,termed it as routine transfer.
Dragonair flights to Hong Kong in Nov
Kolkata:Dragonair on Monday said that it will launch Hong Kong-Kolkata flights from November 1. The service will be four times a week. Initially there would be four flights a week but Rakesh Raicar of the airline said the frequency would be increased if the market response was favourable. The flights will be operated by an Airbus A320 aircraft.