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PMC plan to appoint ‘consultant’ for insurance schemes draws flak

November 29, 2020 5:17 am

The civic body decided to appoint a consultant after it struggled to receive a response from insurance companies for the ‘Covid Suraksha Kavach’, a health insurance scheme for urban poor who contract the coronavirus infection.

Pune: NGT orders committee to address grievances of residents living near upcoming garbage processing plant

November 20, 2020 3:05 am

NGT has appointed an expert committee to look into the grievances of Ambegaon Budhruk residents regarding the location of a garbage processing plant in Bavdhan, which is allegedly being set up close to the residential area.

Cold response from insurance firms, PMC plan to give health cover to urban poor for Covid treatment in limbo

November 14, 2020 4:52 am

Last month, the PMC had sought proposals from insurance companies for implementing the civic scheme, Covid Suraksha Kavach, which was supposed to provide a health cover of Rs 2 lakh each to those undergoing Covid-19 treatment.

PMC area's urban poor to get Rs 2 lakh health cover for Covid-19 treatment

October 16, 2020 1:16 pm

“This special health insurance scheme is only for treatment of Covid-19 patients registered under EBS category. The civic administration has approached insurance companies to submit proposals for implementing the scheme,” said Kalpana Baliwant, Assistant Medical Officer.

Pune civic body to sign MoUs for setting up medical college

October 07, 2020 1:46 pm

The PMC had formed the PMC Medical Education Trust after the state government approved it in May. It had applied to MUHS for the affiliation certificate for the college in August.

Pune civic body reduces number of containment zones to 59

October 06, 2020 9:50 am

On September 19, the PMC had reduced the number of containment zones from 74 to 71, including 17 new areas and dropping 20 areas from the previous list.

HC asks Pune civic body to give details of frequent collapse of retaining walls in last 3 years

September 12, 2020 9:56 am

A division bench of Justice S J Kathawalla and Justice R I Chagla had, on September 8, passed directions while hearing through videoconference three pleas filed by Alcon Group, a real estate firm, challenging the stop-work notices issued by the PMC following the Kondhwa wall collapse in June last year.

MNS leader damages vehicle of officer, Cong warns of agitation as they target PMC over Covid 'mismanagement' in Pune

September 07, 2020 11:56 pm

City Congress unit chief Ramesh Bagawe on Monday met civic officers and warned of an agitation unless the PMC took steps to provide timely treatment for patients.

Pune MC to motivate cured civic staff to 'set an example' through plasma donation

August 31, 2020 9:58 pm

A total of 76,686 out of 94,497 patients have recovered from Covid-19 as on August 30. A total of 2,267 deaths have been reported so far, while 833 are critical and 2,949 are on oxygen support.

Pune civic body inspects inflated private hospital bills, deducts Rs 25.69L from 48 bills

August 22, 2020 12:01 pm

There had been many complaints about private hospitals levying inflated bills of huge amounts for the treatment of Covid-19 patients in the city.

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Pune councillors' unique protest over 'leaky' new office

June 28, 2018 6:06 pm

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.