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Striving for relevance: Kolkata trams get a drive in a slowing world

Despite the campaigns, trams have been disappearing from the streets of Kolkata. From 37 routes covering 70 km in the 1960s, only six routes covering about 20 km are operational now

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Dipanjan Sinha  |  Kolkata 



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A Facebook group with over 18,000 followers wants to resurrect the trams in Kolkata

Ananda Bhowmick is a lover of all things quaint and . The 24-year-old development professional has been lamenting the decline of trams, which he used to hop on and off between Ballygunge and Tollygunge as a child growing up in south .

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First Published: Thu, November 05 2020. 06:10 IST

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