March 31, 2020 4:35 am
A human resource professional, officials said, the woman had no travel history abroad or known contact with an infected patient.
March 30, 2020 11:13 pm
The entry and exit of residents was barred to prevent further transmission, and police roped in to provide essential supplies. The BMC disinfected and fumigated the area on Monday.
March 27, 2020 8:36 pm
The civic body is teaming with online food delivery portals like Swiggy, Zomato and others for picking grocery items from a local retailer and making doorstep deliveries.
March 25, 2020 12:33 am
“We are asking citizens to segregate and give masks in a separate garbage bags to the waste collector. The bio medical waste is being taken to the civic body's processing facility at Deonar,” said Ashok Khaire, deputy municipal commissioner, solid waste management department.
March 20, 2020 4:35 am
To contain the spread of COVID-19, Municipal Commissioner Praveen Pardeshi on late Wednesday night ordered shops to be shut on alternative days.
March 19, 2020 2:10 pm
Recently, BMC had received instructions from the Centre to be prepared to quarantine Indian nationals who would be airlifted and brought to the Mumbai international airport from various countries till the end of March.
March 19, 2020 2:16 am
Meanwhile, To contain the spread of COVID-19, BMC chief Praveen Pardeshi late Wednesday night ordered shops to be shut on alternative days.
March 18, 2020 2:37 am
The BMC had last week said that as part of its attempts to ensure social distancing, among various other measures, it would also shut down public parks.
March 14, 2020 2:11 am
In the meeting, Pardeshi instructed IMD (Mumbai) deputy director K S Hosalikar to finish the work before monsoon so the city can have precise rain predictions
March 14, 2020 12:30 am
The hospital, which will be Mumbai's biggest quarantine centre, will be used by the civic body to isolate patients suspected of contracting the disease.
September 11, 2019 7:10 am
Apart from the car shed for Metro line 3, a part of the Aarey Milk Colony -- which adjoins Sanjay Gandhi National Park -- will also be used to create Metro Bhavan, the nerve-centre for the 337-km network which is under construction.
February 04, 2016 11:44 am
The BMC, Asia richest municipal council, announced its budget allocations on Wednesday. We take a look at how much money is going where.
November 05, 2014 3:05 pm
Mumbai has approximately 3,000- 4,000 rain trees in the city, of which 500 are infected by Mealybugs mainly in Dadar, Bandra, Andheri and Kandivali areas.
February 24, 2016 3:34 pm
Mumbai, Feb 24 (ANI): The Mumbai Fire Brigade on Wednesday submitted an investigation report on a fire which occurred during the 'Make in India' programme last week to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), in which it has accused the organizers of the event of 'gross negligence'. Pratap Rahangdale, Chief Fire Officer of Mumbai Fire Brigade, said that report was prepared by analyzing accounts of several witnesses and circumstantial evidence. He said that they have opened the report for the public. We studied circumstantial evidence and witness accounts. Rahangdale added that he was also one of the witnesses, as I was the first one to use extinguisher there. By studying all that we arrived at the chain of events leading to fire and prepared a final report.