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Rajkot Municipal Corporation


Rajkot: RMC finalises budget, proposes hike in corporators’ local area fund

February 11, 2020 12:43 am

Revising the budget presented by Municipal Commissioner Udit Agrawal to the standing committee on February 1, the standing committee added or amended 24 proposals, increasing the size of the budget by Rs 12.17 crore.

Rajkot: Nov 1 meet to discuss water-supply deal

October 27, 2019 8:39 pm

Amid protests by farmers against reserving waters of Bhadar dam for drinking water supply for Rajkot city and a few other villages, Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) wants to renew its contract with irrigation department to draw 40 million litres per day (MLD).

Gujarat: RMC recovers over Rs 1 crore property tax from defaulters in one day

March 25, 2019 7:45 am

Civic officials said they have collected a total of Rs 213 crore property tax in 2018-19 so far, and exuded confidence that they would collect Rs 246 crore in all this financial year. The RMC has sealed more than 600 properties for non-payment of taxes.

To meet Rajkot city’s water demand: Narmada water reaches Aji-I dam

January 08, 2019 6:12 am

After the Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) approached the state government with a request to pump more water in Aji-I dam to meet drinking water requirement during summer, the state irrigation department had started pumping water from Dholidhaja dam

Gujarat: Rajkot Municipal Corporation plans to sell treated waste water to builders, farmers

November 24, 2018 5:53 am

Earlier in the week, Rajkot Mayor Bina Acharya held meetings with builders, prospective clients and farmers for the same.

Woman dumped by lover marries home-guard in Gujarat's Morbi, police play facilitator

March 17, 2018 11:31 am

Ripple Vaniya, a resident of Gitpura in Sanand taluka of Ahmedabad district, tied the knot with Jasmat Solanki, a home-guard attached to the Halvad police station, at a temple in Halvad in the presence of family members of Solanki and local police staff.

Rajkot civic body: Budget proposal to hike water charges junked

February 10, 2018 6:23 am

The commissioner in his January 30 budget presentation had proposed to double the charges for domestic water connection from Rs 840 to Rs 1,680.

Congress corporators 'gherao' civic officials in Rajkot over sanitation issues

January 08, 2018 10:14 pm

Congress said the corporators had called the civic officers merely to represent their grievance and there was no question of locking anybody inside the temple premises or restraining the officers

Rajkot, Vadodara civic bodies claim two world records

May 29, 2017 2:33 am

The VMC said it created a Guinness world record of the most people sweeping the floor at single venue in the morning

Centre gives nod to 3,600 houses for those living in untenable slums in Rajkot

March 29, 2016 1:21 am

As part of the policy on untenable slums, the state government will provide Rs 4 lakh grant per dwelling unit to an urban local body.