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BMC budget


BMC BUDGET 2020-21: Falling revenue, massive squeeze - Most depts to face cuts in capital expenditure

February 03, 2020 2:47 am

In review meetings held in the last couple of weeks for setting the budget estimate for the next financial year, officials from the chief accountant (CA) department have cautioned other departments on allocations for capital expenditure.

Mumbai: 44 pc budget spent, but BMC’s mega projects moving at snail’s pace

January 22, 2020 2:55 am

According to data shared by the BMC, 43.41 per cent of 2019-20 budget was spent till December 31 last year. However, sources said, many big-ticket projects have not seen any progress in the last one year.

BMC Budget: Standing Committee passes Rs 450-cr amendment

February 23, 2019 9:11 am

The funds are used for various works, like minor drain and footpath repair and water pipeline repair in slum areas and also other works carried out locally.

To implement DP-2034, BMC chief asks for amenities’ list from 24 wards on priority

February 06, 2019 1:34 am

After the BMC lost a plot measuring 13,674 sq m in Jogeshwari as its reservation lapsed, the municipal commissioner also asked ward officers to give special attention to acquisition of reserved plots and to submit a separate list of such plots.

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

February 05, 2019 5:53 am

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.

Now, BMC-run schools to focus on mental health education, life skills

February 05, 2019 2:47 am

In a bid to make civic body-run schools more inclusive, the BMC has also proposed to include music, art and sports education.

Silent on Shiv Sena demands

February 05, 2019 2:41 am

No mention of tablets, property tax rebate, 24-hr water supply.

BMC Budget 2018-19: No assistance to BEST

February 03, 2018 3:45 am

While the BEST is seeking financial assistance from the BMC, the latter has warned the undertaking asking it to implement reforms to reduce accumulating losses.

BMC Budget 2018-19: Training in skill development for 1,000 women

February 03, 2018 3:36 am

Civic chief Ajoy Mehta introduced a new skill development training scheme for women, with an aim to train at least 1,000 women from 100 self help groups. Besides the training and machinery, the women would be provided loan from a financial institution and assistance for marketing.

BMC Budget 2018-19: Rs 2,569 crore for education, 59 new civic-run schools proposed

February 03, 2018 3:26 am

These projects will be undertaken in BMC schools currently closed due to decreasing or zero student strength. Besides, the civic body has allocated Rs 25 crore to start 24 new civic schools that will follow international schools’ curriculum.