Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation


An Express Investigation- Part 4: No system to keep tabs on open dumping of biomedical waste in Ludhiana

July 07, 2022 10:35 am

A total of 1,648 healthcare facilities, including government and private hospitals, labs, clinics, nursing homes, etc., are attached with the facility from where the waste is collected every day and processed at Ludhiana plant.

An Express Investigation-Part 2: A2Z of a tussle that raised stink in Ludhiana - & garbage - by 21 lakh tonne

July 05, 2022 10:33 am

As Ludhiana civic body and Gurgaon-based private firm sparred, the waste processing plant was shut, leaving the city battling with a massive environmental hazard that is polluting air, groundwater and soil

An Express Investigation - Part 1: Processing plant lying shut in Ludhiana; 21L MT legacy waste dumped at landfill site

July 04, 2022 11:07 am

The problem with Ludhiana’s solid waste management, the only city from Punjab that had made it to the first list of 20 “Smart Cities” way back in 2016 even before UT Chandigarh, however, is much more deeper and serious, and is turning huge with each passing day, literally.

Ludhiana: Municipal House approves budget of Rs 1034 crore after heated exchange between AAP MLAs, Congress councillors

March 29, 2022 8:40 am

Of the total estimated budget of Rs 1034.23 crore, the civic body has proposed to spend Rs 502.28 crore (48.65%) on development and other committed expenditures, Rs 500 crore (48.44%) on establishment, and Rs 30 crore (2.91%) on contingencies.

Ludhiana: After people protest, proposal to convert 5 lush green parks into parking lots rejected

September 24, 2019 11:36 am

The residents had said they would form human chains around the parks if the MC went ahead with the proposal.

Ludhiana MC may charge food delivery companies for advertising name on T-shirts of delivery boys

February 01, 2019 1:53 pm

The proposal, however, does not clarify if charges of Rs 1,000 a month per vehicle will be taken from the employees or the companies.

Ludhiana Smart City projects review meeting: Just one project takes off in 2 years

April 20, 2018 3:27 pm

The officials of Municipal Corporation presented a status report of the projects. The meeting went on for over five hours.

Balkar Singh Sandhu elected as Ludhiana Municipal Corporation mayor

March 26, 2018 6:25 pm

Sham Sunder Malhotra and Sarabjit Kaur (both of the Congress) were also unanimously elected as senior deputy mayor and deputy mayor respectively

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls on Saturday amid clashes

February 24, 2018 4:16 am

During the campaign, clashes had taken place between Congress, AAP and Lok Insaaf party (LIP) workers.

Citizens are contributors to and victims of civic woes: Ludhiana Mayor

March 07, 2016 10:07 am

The Mayor appealed to the people to place special attention to water conservation.