Chandigarh Municipal Corporation

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BJP cries foul over constitution of MC sub-committees

The city unit of Bharatiya Janata Party is crying foul over the constitution of the sub-committees in the Municipal Corporation.

… and each other over Leader of Opposition post

There appears to be a rift in the SAD-BJP alliance over the appointment of BJP councillor Arun Sood as leader of opposition in the Municipal Corporation even as the saffron party clarified that Sood has only been appointed as the ‘BJP leader’ in the House.

With water diverted to Panchkula,UT to face even greater shortage

Even as Chandigarh is not likely to get additional water supply in the near future,in the coming months Panchkula and Chandimandir will have to be given their due share.

Get ready to pay house tax at Re 1 per square yard

MC passes agenda without debate; houses below 5 marla and those in villages,colonies exempted.

96 fire notices in 6 months

The Fire Department has issued 96 notices to commercial buildings this year,of which around 57 have been issued to restaurants and hotels alone. Significantly,around 250 emergency fire calls have been received by the Fire Control Room in the month of June.

Civic body’s way of solving free parking pass problem: Cancel all

When it comes to solving a problem,the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation’s way of doing it is – look over it!

Husband missing since 2004,HC asks UT to consider ‘widow’ for family pension

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has come to the rescue of a widow whose husband has been missing for the past eight years.

Residents raise a stink over compost centre,civic body demolishes it

Khad Banao Kendra,set up by the Municipal Corporation to collect horticulture waste,at Chandigarh Sector 48 was demolished owing to complaints by residents.

Three give statements in Pakistani spy case

Strengthening the case of the prosecution,three witnesses recorded their statements in the case of Kashif Ali,a Pakistani spy,in a local court here today.

Housing societies to get more water connections

The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation will allow group housing societies to have more than one water connection to the reservoirs,largely benefitting the societies in the southern sectors that have been facing acute water shortage.


Two labourers buried alive as earth caves in

Two migrant labourers died when earth caved in at a construction site in Industrial Area,Phase I,and they were buried underneath. After an hour-long rescue operation,the two were shifted to Government Medical College and Hospital,Sector 32,where doctors declared them dead on arrival.

Soon,residents can dial their complaints to HUDA

Soon,Haryana Urban Development Authority will set up a call centre to look into the complaints of the residents.

Tenant asked to pay landlord for water misuse

A dispute between a landlord and tenant in Industrial Area Phase II,and the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation,over misuse of a water connection has been resolved after the landlord filed a case in the Chandigarh Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum.

Draft recruitment rules of MC ready

The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation has prepared a draft of the recruitment rules,which will be presented in the House for approval,before being sent to the UT Administration.

Civic body set to get new medical officer of health

The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation will soon have a new medical officer of health,as the present incumbent,Dr G Dewan,is set to be repatriated to his parent Department of Health.