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Thursday, May 13, 2021

Thane Municipal Corporation


Oxygen dearth looms large; demand for home supply huge

April 11, 2021 1:07 am

On Friday, Galaxy Multispecialty Hospital in Antop Hill had to move six of its intensive care unit patients to KJ Somaiya Hospital after it ran out of oxygen cylinders.

No immediate plans for lockdown in Mumbai

March 09, 2021 11:16 pm

When asked about the possibility of a lockdown in the city, similar to Thane, Municipal Commissioner Iqbal Chahal said there was no immediate need.

A room of her own

January 09, 2021 8:32 am

A ‘period room’ in a toilet block in Mumbai stakes a claim on the city — on behalf of its women

Thane shows the way, slum marks a room for menstrual hygiene

January 08, 2021 8:12 am

With awareness low, not many have started using the Lokmanya Nagar period room yet. Muse Foundation, an NGO that assisted the Thane Municipal Corporation in creating it, said it will inform women in the slum about it during their regular menstrual hygiene sessions.

Former Thane assistant civic commissioner booked

September 27, 2020 2:47 am

According to the FIR, More was transferred from the post on August 17. Mahesh Aher, who replaced him on the post, claimed a few files and a new computer, worth Rs 52,000, were missing from the office when he took charge, police said.

Thane malls reopen, civic body to conduct antigen tests on visitors

September 04, 2020 11:32 am

While malls were allowed to reopen across the state by the government from August 5, the Thane civic body had continued to keep their shutters down in view of the increasing coronavirus cases in the area.

Thane: 17 private hospitals overcharged Covid patients by Rs 1.82 crore

August 24, 2020 11:01 am

An auditor said the 17 hospitals submitted 4,106 bills of Covid-19 patients. Of them, 3,347 have been scrutinised and at least 1,362 bills were found inflated. “The total excess amount is Rs 1.82 crore,” the auditor added.

Civic bodies in MMR try to poach medical staff by offering higher salaries

July 25, 2020 1:31 am

BMC officials said several doctors and nurses are considering shifting to TMC and NMMC for higher pay. Alarmed that it could lose doctors, the civic body is now contemplating an increase in the salary of doctors.

Family handed over Wrong body: TMC terminates services of four nurses, transfers superintendent

July 10, 2020 2:00 am

The inquiry report, submitted by a committee headed by IAS officer Ranjit Kumar, found that proper paperwork about patients admitted at the hospital had not been maintained due to which the incident took place.

Bombay HC asks Thane civic body to hear Thyrocare lab before issuing final order

June 22, 2020 12:37 am

The bench noted, “We are of the opinion that though the TMC may be justified in acting in public interest immediately after receipt of certain information