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Pune civic body to register births and deaths online

The system centralises data management of all recorded events for birth, death and stillbirth registrations, said Dr Kalpana Baliwant, sub-registrar and assistant medical officer of the PMC’s birth and death registration department.

Activists slam PMC over proposed 12 per cent hike in property tax

The Association said the PMC currently charges for services it is not offering, which is in contravention of the fundamental rights guaranteed under Article 21 of the Constitution of India — the right to life.


Pune: Corporators oppose civic body’s proposal to stop distribution of free garbage bins

The civic administration had said it was noticed that the free bins or buckets distributed to people were not being properly used.

In search of more funds, PMC proposes hike in multiple taxes: property, water and sewage

The PMC administration has proposed a hike of 5.5 per cent in general property tax, 1.5 per cent hike in water tax and 5 per cent hike in sewage charges for the next financial year.

PMC has not been able to check garbage burning across city, reveals RTI data

According to the information, the fire department received 1,983 calls about fires in 2018. The maximum, 253, were reported in March followed by 225 in April while the least, 87, were reported in July during the monsoon.

Jejuri railway station to get makeover for Rs 50 lakh, exterior to look like Khandoba temple

Jejuri, a small municipal town in Pune district, which houses the temple of Lord Khandoba, will be the first such station in Pune division, officials said.


Saturdays are fun: From first Saturday of 2019, PMC schools observe ‘no bag’ day

The move follows an instruction from Shivaji Daundkar, chief education officer, Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), to all municipal-run schools.

Pune: Nine months after PMC nod, parking policy remains on paper

Policy had faced strong protests, was approved by civic body after changes.

Audit report: ‘PMPML should recover most of its operational costs from ticket fares’

In the audit report of PMPML for 2017-18, the chief auditor of Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has pointed out the need to boost revenue collection and take neccessary steps to reduce losses.

Pune: PMC introduces Rs 10 lakh accident cover for staffers

Relatives of the employee would get 100 per cent compensation of the assured sum in case of the death of the employee, or if the accident caused serious injuries, leading to loss of both hands or legs or eyes.