Kolkata Municipal Corporation

TMC-led civic body puts off opening of quarantine centres until after Bhowanipore bypoll

The Covid advisory mentioning the bypoll date has made some TMC leaders uneasy.

published on : 18th September 2021

Quarantine centres to reopen post-Bhowanipore bypoll: Kolkata civic body's Covid advisory sparks controversy

The ruling Trinamool Congress said the mention of the by-poll in the advisories might give BJP a scope to raise the pandemic issue.

published on : 17th September 2021

COVID-19 vaccine to be administered at health clinics every day: Kolkata Municipal Corporation

West Bengal transport minister Firhad Hakim further said that the civic body has the infrastructure to vaccinate as many as one lakh people in a day.

published on : 21st August 2021

Kolkata diary

Kolkata Police has decided to form forensic teams in each of its nine divisions to collect samples from crime scenes and accident spots without delay.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Fake vaccine racket: BJP workers clash with police during march to Kolkata municipal corporation

Several senior BJP leaders and workers were detained by the police during their march towards the KMC office.

published on : 5th July 2021

BJP stir to expose nexus between TMC leaders and vaccine scam mastermind: Dilip Ghosh

BJP state president Dilip Ghosh alleged that the ruling camp was trying to "hush up" the connection between Debanjan Deb, the alleged mastermind of the dubious drive, and a section of TMC leaders.

published on : 4th July 2021

Fake vaccination camps: Kolkata Police includes attempt-to-murder charge against accused

Debanjan Deb, 28, and his accomplices have also been charged with criminal conspiracy, forgery and cheating.

published on : 27th June 2021

Fake IAS officer duped people of lakhs of rupees: Kolkata police on vaccine scam

Deb, who lied to his family about becoming an IAS officer, might have used that money to organise fake Covid-19 vaccination camps, pay salary to his employees and rent for the office.

published on : 26th June 2021

Kolkata vaccination scam: Medicines found in office of fake officer who held camps

It was also revealed during investigation that the arrested man opened several bank accounts in the names of senior Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) officials using fake documents.

published on : 24th June 2021

Kolkata Diary: All that is happening in the 'City of Joy'

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation has sought the help of private hospitals to ramp up COVID-19 vaccination in the city.

published on : 20th June 2021

Kolkata diary: All that has been happening in the 'City of Joy'

Various officials of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) have been empowered to issue resident proof, income and other certificates in the absence of ward coordinators.

published on : 28th March 2021

IAS Khalil Ahmed appointed administrator of Kolkata Municipal Corporation

Ahmed, who is the principal secretary in the Urban Development and Municipal Affairs Department, will remain in the post till the new Board of Councillors of the civic body takes charge.

published on : 22nd March 2021

TMC's Firhad Hakim steps down as Kolkata Municipal Corporation Chairman ahead of Bengal polls

The resignation has come after EC has restrained political appointees serving as board administrators of Bengal municipal corporations until the model code of conduct is in force.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Death of two persons in Kolkata not due to water contamination: Minister

The KMC has conducted tests of water samples collected from the Bhawanipore area in ward number 73.

published on : 18th March 2021