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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Chandigarh Mayor


Chandigarh: Despite majority in House, fear of cross-voting stares BJP in the face

January 10, 2020 11:15 am

Mayoral polls today. There are chances of cross-voting, sources said that the councillors were told that “BJP cannot afford to lose the election and ‘action would be taken against any of those who will cross vote”.

Chandigarh Mayor keeps an open office, with a steady supply of tea and biscuits

April 08, 2019 8:31 am

The day he was elected Mayor Kalia had promised to serve the city as a Nagar Sewak and not as a mayor. “The doors of my office will remain open for everyone,’’ he had said in his maiden speech. It’s one promise he seems to be keeping.

BJP councillors at Chandigarh civic body budget meet: Double our Ward Development Fund

February 15, 2019 8:02 am

The demand has been made in the absence of MC Commissioner K K Yadav who is not in favour of increasing the Ward Development Fund due to financial crunch.

Chandigarh mayor to lose part of salary due to cheque-bounce case

February 01, 2019 7:56 am

In the orders issued by the court in December, the civil judge had directed the MC Commissioner to deduct a sum of Rs 13,57,757 from Kalia’s salary in monthly installments and remit it to the court. The order was pronounced on a complaint by Harish Chhabra.

House that! Another battle in BJP over Chandigarh Mayor’s official accommodation

January 24, 2019 9:06 am

A stumped Moudgil sought time till Wednesday to move out his belongings leaving Kalia fuming. On Wednesday, a miffed Moudgil issued a statement expressing his dismay at Kalia trespassing into his house on Tuesday night.

Auspicious Monday gone, Chandigarh's new Mayor waits for another to shift into official accommodation

January 22, 2019 8:50 am

The Mayor’s residence is a four-bedroom two-storey house. Meanwhile, on his first day of office, Kalia ordered his staff to keep his doors open for city residents at all time.

Waste segregation my priority: Chandigarh Mayor Rajesh Kalia

January 19, 2019 10:03 am

Newly-elected Chandigarh Mayor Rajesh Kalia tells The Indian Express that since he is a resident of Dadumajra and knows what the residents have been going through, his first and foremost priority will be to get the city rid of the dumping ground, besides implementing waste segregation.

Chandigarh: BJP’s Rajesh Kalia wins, promises to make City more Beautiful

January 19, 2019 10:05 am

Kalia said in the last few days he was being projected as a terrorist, he vowed to wash off his taint by working for the city.

Chandigarh mayor elections: Jaswal makes a U-turn, withdraws nomination

January 08, 2018 8:26 am

Says changed her decision as Moudgil gave an apology letter; voting tomorrow

Chandigarh Mayor launches campaign to save termite-hit trees

November 12, 2017 9:06 am

The campaign was attended by more than a dozen tree lovers, who were keen to learn the tactics of saving the trees from termite