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Ajoy Mehta takes charge as Chief Secretary of Maharashtra

In his first assignment as Chief Secretary, Mehta attended meetings convened by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to review the drought situation in six districts — Pune, Sangli, Satara, Amravati, Nagpur and Chandrapur.

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis for major bureaucratic reshuffle

Sources said that Madan had written to the CM on May 8 seeking voluntary retirement on an immediate basis, citing personal grounds. He had also sought a waiver of the three-month notice clause, which was accepted and forwarded for the EC’s clearance.


Without long discussions, BMC passes budget of over Rs 30,000 crore

This time corporators did not hold lengthy discussions before clearing the budget, fearing that the discussion will push budget clearing into election code of conduct and cause delay in development projects.

BMC budgets for Rs 30,692.59 cr, 12.6% jump in outlay

Mehta presented annual budget estimates for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation totalling Rs 30,692.59 crore, including proposed capital expenditure of 11,480.42 crore, a 21 per cent increase over the previous year’s capital works outlay.

Mumbai: New mayor’s bungalow near Shivaji Park will be green, sustainable

The architects and planners chosen for the project have been asked to submit a detailed plan for the bungalow by this month after municipal commissioner Ajoy Mehta suggested that the earlier plan be reworked.

BMC budget for 2019-2020 today: After ‘realistic’ budgets, 25% increase likely

After presenting its highest ever budget of Rs 37,052 crore in 2016-17, the BMC had slashed the budget by about Rs 12,000 crore and presented a more “realistic” and “practical” budget of Rs 25,141 crore in 2017-18


‘Failing to comply with order’, HC asks BMC chief to be present in court

Court was hearing plea by residents of Bhatia building on Princess Street

BMC’s legal department faces staff, space crunch

The data provided by the Legal department shows that out of 368 sanctioned posts in the department, around 279 have been filled up while 89 posts remain vacant. Another issue faced by the department is the lack of technological knowledge among the existing staff.

Heads of roads, SWD depts transferred

He has also been given additional charge as director of ESP. In the SWD department, Vidyadhar Khandkar, a deputy engineer, was appointed the chief engineer. All three officers took charge of their new postings on Wednesday, said an official.

No construction will be allowed on open spaces, says BMC chief

The policy clearly states that no commercial activity will be allowed on the playgrounds and a certain number of days for hosting weddings on recreation grounds have been specified.