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Madhuparna Das


Silt dumping project hits a bump,canals clogged
Tue, Jan 20, 2009

Desilting of various canals in the city has been stalled due to non-availability of land for dumping silt...

Development projects suffer as city’s civic body and its nodal agency fail to communicate
Mon, Jan 19, 2009

It seems that the communication gap between Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) and its nodal agency,the Kolkata Environment Improvement Project (KEIP)...

Mela: Transportation woes continue
Sat, Jan 17, 2009

Visiting the Sagar Mela next year will be a traumatic experience given the transportation woes faced by the pilgrims this year.

Gangasagar Mela begins on a tragic note,5 dead
Thu, Jan 15, 2009

Though Gangasagar mela started early morning on Wednesday on a sombre note — five people were found dead — the mood picked up through the day with chants of “sab teerth bar bar,Gangasagar ek bar” rending the air.

Left,Bajrang Dal vie for the pie in ‘fair’ play
Wed, Jan 14, 2009

Gangasagar Mela may be a religious congregation but this year it has almost turned into a political playground with Communists and the Bajrang Dal hoisting their flags all over the place and aggressively wooing the devotees.

Buddha concern notwithstanding,trees continue to be felled in city
Thu, Jan 08, 2009

Even though Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has been quite vocal against cutting of trees and demanded a probe into the felling of 17 trees...