State Minister’s locality- Illegal car parking troubling residentsat Kalindi, North Kolkata

Abhijit Ray, Kolkata: –

Illegal car parking becoming the burning issue at North Kolkata’s Kalindi Plot Owners residential area. Eventually, at the same locality, the education Minister of Government of West Bengal also a plot owner and resides there. The lanes and bylanes at Kalindi Plot area seem to have turned into parking places. It is observed that most of the time, the parked vehicles do not belong to the plot owners rather used by commercial establishments and people of external areas. Ola and Uber drivers are also enjoying free parking in that area.In many instances, the Kalindi Plot Owners also complain of people consuming alcohol in the parked cars and sometimes, even women are spotted along with men in compromising situations inside the illegally parked cars.  The plotowners many times complained to cops, but all gone in vain. A senior citizen informed to the ‘Country & Politics reporter’ – “that in every evening lot of outsiders assemble at Kalindi and enjoying their times.It seems Kalindi Plot Owners residential area have become easily accessible and safe place for reprehensible activities which includes illegal car parking, consuming alcohol, snatching, eve teasing, taking ganja and even sexual activities. It seems to be VIP – high security zone where a Minister of West Bengal cabinet resides’. The said area in coming under the jurisdiction of Bidhannagar Traffic Police.