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Mumbai Police registers case against contractor, BMC official for negligence in drain maintenance

During investigations, the police found that Vidhi Enterprises, a contractor hired by the BMC, had not cleaned the drain before the monsoon. That resulted in water flowing out from one end of the drain during Thursday’s downpour.

Report indicts BMC officials for nepotism in e-tendering

TAVO was asked to conduct an inquiry and the report was submitted to the municipal commissioner in September.

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Portion of Pedder Road caves in, traffic disrupted

BMC officials have said temporary repair work would be completed by Thursday night itself to ease traffic on the bridge.

3 killed while cleaning sewer in Mulund

The official added that the department had given a police statement and would file a case against the contractor on Monday.

Lawyer refused to vacate building, now her sister is dead, brother hurt

The seven-storey residential building collapsed in Vakola, Santacruz, on Friday.

BMC pulls down 400 illegal structures in Charkop

A Buddha idol housed inside an illegal structure caused a few tense moments during the demolition drive on Monday.

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To check spread of dengue,BMC to ‘shame offenders’

From next year,it will paint red circles at buildings that have mosquito breeding spots.

Pandits from BMC

Even as BMC officials were quick to begin a blame game Saturday,passing the buck for the Babu Genu municipal market building collapse.

Govt cancels coordination panel meeting

The state government cancelled the Coordination Committee (Samanvay Samiti) meeting — scheduled on Monday after a gap of 12 years — at the last minute.

Uniform FSI of 3 for all pre-1970 buildings

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan approved Friday a uniform FSI of 3 for all cess buildings that came up before 1970.

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