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‘Will request govt to impose MCOCA for construction of illegal buildings’

Municipal Commissioner P Velrasu talks about how the twin towns are on their way to getting smarter and how the corporation is looking for ways to tackle the “mammoth task” of cracking down on illegal constructions.

BMC puts onus of structural stability on builders, makes approvals more stringent

Move comes after a spate of building collapses last year. Builders, however, say the plan is not foolproof


Civic body plans internal loan as subsidies begin to ‘hurt’

Civic officials said the BMC has been giving subsidies worth Rs 1,200 crore for slums and non-slum domestic users.

Adarsh scam: Accused public servants cry foul

Write to state claiming their names wrongly dragged in the matter

Corporators slam new hoarding policy

The new hoarding policy approved by Municipal Commissioner Sitaram Kunte in the first week of December has run foul with corporators.

BMC ‘sitting’ on proposal for specialised systems to tackle fires in slum areas

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) continues to sit on a proposal to acquire specialised fire engines that can easily combat fires in slum networks.


BMC okays renaming of Kandivali club

The proposal,which came to the BMC on October 23 from MCA vice-president Ravi Sawant,was tabled in the house.