Behala

  • Now, chartered helicopter services from Kolkata's Behala to six destinations in West Bengal at Rs 2 lakh per hour May 21, 2014

    Kolkata: The West Bengal government today introduced chartered helicopter services from the Behala flying club in Kolkata to six destinations in the state. Announcing this, the state transport minister Madan Mitra said anyone can now hire the two-engine Pawan Hans chopper for travel to Haldia, Gangasagar, Malda, Bolpur, Balurgaht and...
  • Kolkata: Woman, son, 2 domestic helps 'murdered' September 7, 2012

    Kolkata: Three women and one man were found with their throats slit in a two-storeyed house in Behala, West Bengal, on late Thursday evening. Police suspect the murder to have been carried out by someone known to the victims, as there were signs of a friendly entry and no traces of...
  • Sourav Ganguly's guard attacked in Kolkata July 25, 2010

    Kolkata: Former captain of Indian cricket team Sourav Ganguly's security guard was severely beaten up by some people after he tried to disperse an agitating crowd at Behala on the southern outskirts of this city, police said. The incident happened on Saturday night when Ganguly was returning home in his car,...
  • 543 landmines recovered in Kolkata October 12, 2006

    Kolkata: A huge cache of highly sophisticated landmines and bullets was recovered in Kolkata on Thursday in an operation carried out jointly by the Army Intelligence, CID and the Intelligence Branch. Three persons, including an Army jawan, were arrested. Search and seizure operations are continuing across West Bengal. It's being...