Police Commemoration Day - 2016
•  On the occasion of the Police Commemoration Day Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid floral tribute to the brave members of the force who laid down their lives in the line of duty at the Kolkata Police Memorial at the crossing of Red Road and Mayo Road. She expressed her gratitude to the family members of the deceased police personnel for the sacrifice they made to keep the public safe and secure.
Carnival of Biswa Bangla - 2016
•  For the first time, a unique carnival of Biswa Bangla and other award winning thirty-nine Durga idols was held at Red Road, organized by the State I&CA department. Lakhs of people assembled at Red Road to witness the grand spectacle. Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was present at the grand event, along with distinguished guests and dignitaries, announced that it has been decided to make the event an annual one, in order to offer the world yet another exclusive window to Bengal’s grand Durga Puja festival.