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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Municipal Council


Municipal councils: Maharashtra govt to discontinue direct polls for civic chiefs

January 22, 2020 3:47 am

The move is being seen as yet another significant reversal of a decision taken by the Devendra Fadnavis government, which had reintroduced direct election model for the posts of the president and deputy president in all such urban local bodies in May 2016.

SAD-BJP candidate is Lalru civic body’s vice-president

June 01, 2018 6:10 am

The elections for the post, which was lying vacant for the last 18 months and had been postponed twice before.

Riot memorial: HC declines stay,BJP joins Badals at ceremony

June 13, 2013 3:28 am

Choosing to ignore the political undertones,the Delhi High Court on Wednesday declined to pass a stay order against the memorial for 1984 anti-Sikh riots proposed to be constructed at Gurdwara Rakabganj.

This will remind generations of miscarriage of justice: DSGMC

June 13, 2013 3:27 am

In the presence of key political and religious leaders,the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) on Wednesday laid the foundation stone of a proposed 1984 anti-Sikh riots memorial at Rakabganj Gurdwara.

NDMC ready with pilot project for 24x7 water in its areas

June 10, 2013 1:19 am

Two years after it was conceptualised,the New Delhi Municipal Council has completed its survey for the pilot project that will ensure uninterrupted water supply to its residents. The tendering process is expected to start soon.

Abohar land ‘transfer’: HC tags PIL with MC appeal

April 16, 2014 3:45 pm

Claiming that the Abohar Municipal Council has sold public property,worth Rs 80 crore,to ‘high-profile’ people at the behest of influential Punjab politicians,four residents of the town moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday demanding a CBI probe into the alleged scam.

Ludhiana MLAs skip DC’s meet on property tax

March 01, 2013 12:00 am

None of the MLAs from Ludhiana on Thursday attended the meeting called by Deputy Commissioner Rahul Tewari to discuss the proposed property tax.

Ichalkaranji jaundice cases down

July 05, 2012 5:41 am

The measures undertaken by the municipal council and Kolhapur district health authorities have helped in containing the spread of jaundice in Ichalkaranji,with the number the new infections coming down to 10-15 from around 150 a day.

Shimla MC polls on May 27

April 28, 2012 3:59 am

One of the oldest municipal bodies in the country will go to polls on May 27,to elect besides a mayor and deputy mayor,a 25-member Municipal Council.

Moga: SAD culls dissidence,Cong woes far from over

January 16, 2012 3:57 am

Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal),Moga wing,has been successful in sorting out dissidence within the party with over 20 municipal council members headed by Barjinder Singh Brar assuring support to the party candidate former DGP P S Gill.