BMC has set a target of constructing 10 lakh ‘affordable’ homes in Mumbai within the next two decades
Though the BMC has claimed the scam is worth at least Rs 352 crore, in its complaint to the police, it has only mentioned Rs 11 crore.
Heritage committee asks municipal body: who is going to pay for museum?
After the draft DPR was published, it was viewed by several citizens and more than 6,000 people gave their remarks in writing.
With the deadline of May 31 close, 50 per cent of the work on minor nullahs in the city remains incomplete, apart from some work on major drains and Mithi river.
Another official said Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta would visit the site of the cleaning work, being carried out by the railways, on Wednesday.
BMC collected fines amounting to Rs 7.81 lakh between Jan and April from those found negligent of warnings on breeding sites.
Suryawanshi surrendered before the police and was later produced in the Bhoiwada court on Monday.
A portion of the graveyard of the heritage church and a heritage cross on the Poinsur depot land are set to be claimed.
The Shiv Sena has received much criticism over last year’s Rs 150-crore drain desilting scam, which was unearthed after the city witnessed floods on June 19, last year.
The BMC has identified 27 heritage structures, mainly comprising drinking water facilities (‘pyaaus’), water fountains, statues, sculptures and a few buildings in A, B, E, G South and G North wards.
On May 23, the Maharashtra BJP will hold a meeting to draw detailed plans including programmes across 36 districts to commemorate the completion of two years of the government at the Centre led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Alleging that the BMC is not responding to their queries and concerns, members of Apna Mumbai Abhiyan, the coalition of resident organisations, are planning to file a public interest litigation later this month.
The argument broke out in the office of Assistant Commissioner, G North, Ramakant Biradar, between Suryawanshi and sub-engineer Trittam Vanarase.
The application – India Fights Dengue – which is now available on android phones will help a patient know whether he needs to go further tests based on the symptoms and provide precautionary measures.