Highest foot-fall recorded on Kolkata Metro .

The Kolkata railways shared that the Kolkata Metro registered its highest-ever footfall which was counted more than nine lakh passengers on the sixth day of Durga Puja festival. The Kolkata Metro spokesperson Indrani Banerjee shared that approximately 9.11 lakh passengers used the Kolkata Metro services on Shashti which was on Monday and declared it as highest footfall recorded by the […]

Apex court refuses to interfere with the government’s decision to distribute the funds to Durga Pooja committees

The Apex court refused to interfere with the government’s decision to distribute the funds to Durga Pooja committees adding that the funds should be distributed only through the state police. However, top court agreed to examine its validity and sought a response from the state. It issued a notice to the West Bengal government on a petition challenging […]

Calcutta HC passes an interim stay order on Durga Pooja Funds

The Calcutta High Court ordered the West Bengal government to put a hold on the distribution of funds on account of Durga Puja till Tuesday and asked to provide a guideline if available because a huge amount was involved. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice Debasish Kar Gupta and Justice Shampa Sarkar passed an interim stay order […]