The Kolkata Municipal Corporation has put in place a special team who are using high-power pumps to remove water from low lying areas.
The Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation accepted chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s proposal to give one-time compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the families who have been evacuated.
'I was stunned to see three snakes baring their fangs. I saw another snake emerging out of a waterbody. I stopped visiting the place since then,' Mamata had said.