According to Kunte, Mumbai generates 9,400 tonne of municipal solid waste and 1,000 tonne of debris.
The ban leaves only carabeef and buffalo meet on the table, for now.
Cost of removing the blocks and concretising it is about 15 per cent of the total cost of road repairs.
Mumbai Suburban Beef Dealer Association meets minority panel; gears up for protest.
Under the new law, anyone found to be selling beef or in possession of it can be jailed for five years and fined Rs 10,000.
State government on Monday filed a compliance affidavit before HC relating to surprise visits to 5 BMC schools.
Officials have estimated a 10% cost escalation for the overall project owing to the damage caused by rain.
BMC is hoping this project will not only address issue of non-availability of toilets but also tackle waste generated from toilets.
Local area plans include creating individual, specific and detailed plans for rehabilitation of slums and more.
The BMC had passed the proposal to install CCTV cameras at the three dumping grounds-Mulund, Kanjurmarg and Deonar.
On Friday, the civic health department reported 60 new cases of H1N1 infection from various Mumbai hospitals.
BMC proposes development on 1,009 hectares, leaving less than 300 hectares of the green cover intact.
The city is reeling under the viral infection with 42 new cases reported on Wednesday taking the total toll to 429.
Owner of rooftop restaurant, Farhan Azmi urges civic body to pass rooftop policy.
Won’t allow an inch of Aarey Colony land for commercial development, says Khadse