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Sunday, November 29, 2020



ACB to probe case against SMC official

October 09, 2020 5:33 am

The Surat ACB officials, after getting orders from the higher authorities, started probe into disproportionate assets of the SMC officials arrested in the case.

SMC begins screening at city’s entry and exit points

August 20, 2020 5:20 am

Till date, the SMC has registered a total of 14,436 positive cases of coronavirus in Surat. Of these, 583 patients have died while 11,736 patients were discharged after reporting complete recovery.

SMC cancels MoUs with 3 pvt hospitals over lack of fire safety systems, exits

August 08, 2020 12:58 am

During the day-long drive, Civic officials found that there weren’t adequate fire safety systems and emergency exits in 12 such hospitals. Notices to get the needful done within the next couple of days were sent to these hospitals.

SMC signs MoU with hospitals: 37 pvt hospitals to provide 2,000 beds for Covid treatment in Surat

June 26, 2020 4:25 am

Under the tag line of “early treatment at door steps”, the SMC has also started 105 dhanvantri raths (mobile medical van), which roam in the city and give treatment to the patients suffering from normal cold, cough and fever at their homes.

Surat: 3 more diamond units quarantined, three hospitals penalised

June 14, 2020 4:30 am

Since the last three days, officials had found that 23 diamond polishers tested positive for Covid-19 in the area and the had sanitised and shut workstations on specific floors of eight major diamond units on Friday.

Surat: Three diamond factories penalised for not following Covid guidelines

June 12, 2020 6:33 am

Katargam Zone head D M Patel said, “The factory owners agreed to follow guidelines. We will wait for a few more days, and again conduct surprise checking. Very few powerloom factories are also operational in Katargam zone. We have found that they are also not following Covid-19 guidelines.”

SMC begins using homeopathic product ‘Sepia 200’ as disinfectant

June 09, 2020 11:51 pm

On Tuesday, fire officials sprayed the Sepia 200 solution in Kosad area of Amroli, where a large number cases have been reported.

Three persons in Surat who provided fake details during mass sampling test positive

April 24, 2020 1:27 am

On Wednesday evening, when the Limbayat zone health officials got the test report, they realised three of around 200 who were tested had given fake address, name and phone number. Rest were admitted to New Civil Hospital, while their family members have been sent to Samras Quarantine Centre.

German and French development banks review Surat Metro project

November 08, 2019 1:45 am

The Surat Metro rail project, estimated to cost Rs 12,000 crore, and approved by the Central government, will have two phases, covering 40.35 km, with the 21.61m long first phase between Dream city at Khajod in Surat to Sarthana, and the second phase from Bhesan to Saroli at 18.47 km.

SMC to purchase 7 rescue cushions at Rs 13 lakh each

November 08, 2019 1:07 am

Using the cushion, which inflates in just 60 seconds, the life of a person jumping from up to 25 metres can be saved.