This Mahalaya, China’s largest premier carrier will touch down at Kolkata airport, linking the city to Shenzen in souhern China province of Guangdong. This is the second carrier to connect Kolkata with a Chinese city, the first one being China Eastern that launched flights in 2008.
Kolkata is the only city in India to have a tram network. Trams are under the administration of the Calcutta Tramways Company, popularly called CTC.
West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee today laid the foundation stone of the Rs 4,874.58-crore East-West Kolkata Metro corridor project, the first ever in the country to run under a river.