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Vying for re-election, three Pimpri-Chinchwad MLAs face voters’ wrath over acute water shortage

Activists, local residents and current as well as former corporators say that Jagtap and Landge may face the wrath of voters who are fed up with the severe shortage of drinking water.

Maval seat: By roping in BJP leader, NCP looks to break 25-year-old jinx

Maharashtra elections: Besides Shelkhe, Bala Bhegde too faces a challenge from another BJP leader Ravindra Bhegde. All three were seeking the BJP ticket.


Pimpri-Chinchwad Smart City board plans 3,300 CCTVs

The CCTV installation project will cost around Rs 300 crore, which will be borne by the central government, state government and Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC).

Parties, leaders in Pimpri, Chinchwad and Bhosari set the scene for Assembly polls

While the Pimpri Assembly seat is with the Shiv Sena, BJP leaders have already started demanding that its candidate should contest from the seat. Corporator Seema Savale of the BJP has declared that she will be a candidate from Pimpri.

Plans stuck, pipelines leak: Pimpri-Chinchwad’s water nightmare is worsening by the day

Activists Manav Kamble and Maruti Bhapkar have blamed the BJP-led PCMC for the water crisis in the city. They claimed that the civic authority was neither trying to strengthen water sources nor tapping newer sources of supply.

Why Aaditya Thackeray chose politics: ‘job satisfaction unmatched’'

The Yuva Sena chief was speaking at the ‘Aaditya sanvad’, the fifth edition of a series of interactions with youths, with the earlier sessions held in Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Nashik and Mumbai.


One-way traffic plan in Hinjawadi gets nod from commuters

Over three lakh techies commute to Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park in Hinjawadi on a daily basis and the traffic situation in the area is among the worst within the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) limits.

Pune: For new top cops, rising vehicle vandalism cases pose major challenge

Police have failed to curb such incidents in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad. In Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad, rival groups often go on a rampage and damage vehicles belonging to local residents.

Autorickshaw driver becomes mayor of Pimpri-Chinchwad

As an autorickshaw driver, Rahul Jadhav sometimes earned less than Rs 200 a day and life was an unending challenge for him. But all that has changed in the past one decade. He is no longer an autorickshaw driver.

Parents of young Pune officer onboard missing AN-32: We are not satisfied with answers given by IAF

Flt Lt Kunal (27), whose family is from Nigdi in Pimpri Chinchwad area, was a navigating officer with the 33 Squadron of the IAF, which is a transport squadron under the Southern Air Command and is located at Air Force Station Sulur in Tamil Nadu.