Kolkata soon to get museum like Madam Tussauds: Mamata Banerjee
Kolkata will soon have a wax museum of its own on lines of the world famous Madame Tussauds, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said here Monday.
Kolkata: Kolkata will soon have a wax museum of its own on lines of the world famous Madame Tussauds, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said here Monday.
The wax museum would come up opposite Prakriti Tirtha - the Eco-Tourism Park at Rajarhat in the city's north eastern outskirts - which was opened to the visitors January this year.
"Inspired by the Madame Tussauds, the world famous exponent of Wax Museum of London, we are creating our museum to allow photo opportunity to the visitors with famous personalities," said Banerjee.
The chief minister on 27 Dec had inaugurated a butterfly park, a floating musical fountain and a unique mask garden which has masks from different countries and states at the Prakriti Tirtha.
Venkatesh Iyer (43) and Nitish Rana (43) guided Kolkata to 165 for nine, a total their bowlers defended by bowling out the opposition for 113 at Mumbai's DY Patil Stadium.
According to the officer, Pallabi Dey had rented the apartment in Garfa area of south Kolkata in April
Several houses in the same area had collapsed in August 2019 when an aquifer broke during tunnel boring for the East-West Metro corridor, joining twin cities Kolkata and Howrah, and water and silt gushed in, leading to severe ground subsidence