Pune Metro: PM Modi or Sharad Pawar - who will perform the ground breaking ceremony?
The PSCDCL would take up the proposal during its board meeting next week.
With demonetisation being the most talked about topic in the last fortnight, an idea of developing a memorial-cum-museum exclusively on currency is shaping up in the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC). The museum would show how currency in India has changed over time as well as Indians’ knowledge of trade and economic practice throughout history. Watch […]
The PMC education board had tabled its draft budget for 2017-18 in the Standing Committee, with an estimated expenditure of Rs 377.41 crore.
The NCP has managed to retain the seat it won in the previous election.
The maximum charge per person is Rs 40 for adventure sports at Peshwe Park, followed by Rs 25 as the entry fee to the Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park, while a ride on the toy train costs Rs 10.
The election commission has started rolling out the process of holding elections of 212 municipal councils across the state for which voting is scheduled on December 14, 18 and January 8.
The contractors informed that most of the workers are from outside the city or state and are not comfortable with cashless transactions.
In 2012 PMC polls, the Sena strength dropped to 15 from 20 in the previous polls. Its decline continued in the 2014 Assembly elections as it could not retain two seats it had won in 2009 and lost to old ally BJP.
In the 2012 PMC elections, the MNS had surprised everyone by winning 29 seats in the civic body and emerging as the second largest party, ahead of the Congress, the BJP and the Shiv Sena.
The Congress was in power till 2002 when it won 61 seats and was the single largest party. It had to sit in opposition in 2007 as its strength dropped to 35 while NCP emerged the leading party with 42 corporators in PMC.
The Congress had been at the helm of affairs in the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) for long as the city had been a party bastion.
The party is ready with a plan for each electoral panel and has decided to field strongest candidates
The NCP has been recently garnering publicity for inauguration of completed civic projects and laying foundation stone of upcoming projects, inviting criticism from the Opposition over using PMC for its own publicity.
The election commission has divided the PMC into 41 electoral panels from which 162 corporators will be elected.
As action against illegal hawkers, the PMC’s anti-encroachment department confiscates goods from city roads and footpaths as well as from encroachers causing traffic problems.
For years, civic officials had been pointing out the misuse of this official service at the hands of the corporators.
The state election commission, for the first time, had extended the election code of conduct for all civic bodies in the district, for the municipal council elections scheduled to be held on October 17.
Corporators cry foul, say ‘mayor should have given funds for development much earlier’.
The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) made public the delimitation of electoral panels on October 10 for the upcoming civic polls while seeking suggestions and objections by October 25.
The draw for the reservation of seats in different categories for the 2017 Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) elections was held Friday.
A total of 162 corporators have to be elected for the new general body in PMC.
PMC was ranked 2nd in smart city contest and the first anniversary of launch of Smart City Mission was also held in the city and attended by the PM.
The Pune Data Store endorses Union Government’s Open Government Data platform... The site would provide data sets to help understand the city and develop solution to Pune’s problems.
“The objective is to check the number of accidents taking place on city’s roads. We will first implement the plan for roads that are at least 12 metres wide,” said Rajendra Raut, from PMC.
The deadline was first extended till September 21, but the PMC received only one tender and therefore, it had to extend it till October 3.
Civic body sends out staff to each and every housing society to keep a check on water stagnation.
Seven months after the elected representatives in PMC decided to grant Rs one lakh to each of the families of the 14 students who had drowned at Murud beach in Raigad district
the number of idols immersed across the city went up from 3,52,900 last year to 3,53,889 this year.
Guardian Minister Girish Bapat said CM Fadnavis had assured of issuing new notification on allowing loudspeakers till midnight. Maharashtra government would allow it for five days in Ganesh festival.
Governor C Vidyasagar Rao said Shinde rose through ranks as he has exceptional qualities of working with no bitterness against anyone.
The number of corporators to be elected from PMC has increased from 152 to 162.
"The parents of the students will be relieved by the initiative of installing CCTVs in civic schools at all locations, wherever required,” said Vasanti Kakade, chairperson of the Pune Education Board.
In Manikbaug, residents of Sunder Park society were taken aback when a mandal sought a donation of Rs 5,000 for the celebrations to set up a dhol tasha troupe.
The Lal Mahal is among the famous monuments in the city and the present structure is a reconstruction of the original Lal Mahal that was ruined and razed in the 17th century.
Pashan lake area, Mula-Mutha riverside near Yerawada and Taljai hill in Parvati are hot spots.