June 12, 2021 10:46 am
The Maharashtra government on Friday issued the first of its weekly updates on each district’s positivity rates and oxygen bed occupancy – the two parameters on which the new system of graded unlockdown from levels 1 to 5 is determined.
June 11, 2021 6:25 am
In 2020, Mumbai’s malaria case tally crossed 11,000, up from 8,868 cases in 2019.
June 11, 2021 2:45 pm
Under the earlier vaccine policy when states and private players were allowed to buy 25 per cent each of the vaccine output directly from manufacturers, Maharashtra had procured 25.10 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses in May.
June 10, 2021 2:02 am
A division bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice Girish S Kulkarni was hearing a PIL filed by Yogeeta Vanzara, through advocate Jamsheed Master, raising several issues related to CoWin and seeking orderly administration of jabs.
June 09, 2021 11:04 pm
While the topography of the two areas has been blamed for rainwater accumulation over the years, last year, the BMC undertook an ambitious project to construct two underground water tanks at Pramod Mahajan Park in Dadar West and St Xavier Ground in Parel to provide a catchment where the floodwater from Hindmata could be stored during heavy rainfall.
June 09, 2021 2:07 am
Through an affidavit filed Monday, the centre government informed the HC that the National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 (NEGVAC), has recommended “near to door/home” vaccination centres will be more appropriate than “door-to-door” drives for the elderly and disabled persons.
June 08, 2021 11:31 pm
No arrests yet, police looking into possible child trafficking racket
June 08, 2021 11:00 pm
The civic body took an average of 39 days to resolve complaints of citizens over the last one year, according to the Praja Foundation Report on Status of Civic Issues released on Tuesday.
June 08, 2021 10:41 pm
The BMC officials told Iqbal Singh Chahal it has exceeded the desilting work set for this year and removed 3.24 lakh metric tonne silt from major nullahs under the pre-monsoon desilting work.
June 08, 2021 2:12 am
Jaiswal, an IAS officer of 1996 batch was appointed as the civic body’s additional commissioner in May last year and had a tenure of only 13 months.
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.