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Low male participation in family planning: Pune Municipal Corporation offers reward to undergo vasectomy

According to a recent UN report, India is projected to overtake China as the world's most populous country around 2027. The largest increase in population between 2019 and 2050 is estimated to take place in India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Egypt and USA.

PMC to recommend works for which corporators can draw development funds

The move comes even as corporators have been spending ward development funds to purchase garbage bins, benches and cloth bags which they distribute in their respective wards.


PMC launches Jalyukt Shivar scheme to raise groundwater level in city

PMC Chief Engineer V G Kulkarni said the civic body will develop a groundwater park in the available amenity spaces in the city so as to guide residents on the implementation of various models of rainwater harvesting.

Service charges, property taxes not paid, Pune Municipal Corporation may cancel health scheme benefits

The PMC land estate department also has been asked to strictly and regularly recover the amount on leased civic properties. The department has been told to provide details on vacant civic properties or land that can be developed for constructing structures for leasing out.

PMC to stop payments to private contractors who violate labour laws

The civic body’s decision comes after an internal inquiry revealed that contractors who provided manpower to carry out various civic projects often violated labour laws.

SRPF squads to guard Bhama Askhed dam after protesters threaten suicide over PMC project

The move comes after protesters threatened to commit suicide by jumping into the dam water if the civic body started work on the stalled project.


‘Missing trees’ on campus: Former IISER scientist to knock on PMC’s doors

Senior biologist Milind Watve, who headed the landscape committee at IISER, had stepped down in December last year over the alleged mismanagement of about 500 fully-grown trees.

Pune fails the cleanliness test this year, drops by 27 ranks in Swachh survey

Last year’s winner, Indore, has retained its top rank in the survey, while Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh and Mysuru have been ranked second and third respectively.

Solid waste management by-laws: Pune MC objects to fines proposed by govt, wants to fix penalty

The Pune Municipal Corporation has urged the state government to allow it to decide the penalty for violation of solid waste management by-laws in areas under its jurisdiction.

Clean energy start-up drags PMC to NGT over ‘huge losses’

In March 2015, the PMC signed an agreement with NEX to implement the project and allotted land measuring 1,494 sq m on Sus Road in Baner for segregating and crushing organic food waste into a slurry.

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Pune councillors' unique protest over 'leaky' new office

Councillors from the Pune Municipal Corporation held a pretty unique protest against what they said were leaks in the new building built for the civic body.