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Vadodara Municipal Corporation


Vadodara civic body seals malls, shops for ‘violating Covid norms’

November 28, 2020 10:41 pm

Officials of a “flying squad” formed to check violations of Covid protocol went around their wards, sealing shops where social distancing or wearing of masks by customers were not followed.

Gujarat HC quashes VMC order cancelling construction permit in Tandalja area

October 03, 2020 11:04 pm

In January this year, permission letter was issued to Patel for construction of residential property on the plot and the layout plan was also approved by the Vadodara Mahanagar Sevasadan authorities.

Rise in Covid cases in Vadodara: Traders may cut short timings; door-to-door survey begins today

July 08, 2020 11:07 am

On Tuesday, the All Vadodara Trade Development Association issued a circular to its members, seeking their response to the suggestion that shops and establishments operate only between 8 am and 4 pm, in view of the rising Covid-19 cases in the city.

Pre-monsoon work yet to finish, Vadodara on tenterhooks

June 01, 2020 8:30 pm

The cleaning of the storm water drains, which is undertaken by each of the 12 administrative wards, has to be completed on schedule by May 31 each year, according to the Vadodara Municipal Corporation project timelines. However, with the lockdown on since March 22, the civic body has cited unavailability of labour as the reason for the delay.

Vadodara civic body designates 31 private hospitals as Covid facilities

June 01, 2020 5:17 am

The hospitals are now under the purview of The Epidemic Diseases Act, 1987 and according to the VMC notice “shall be deemed to have committed a punishable offence under section 188 of Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860) for any violation of provisions under the regulation”.

Vadodara civic body announces 10% property tax rebate to tide over crisis

May 27, 2020 5:30 am

Deputy Municipal Commissioner SK Patel said the move is to benefit both the VMC and the citizens. "We are planning to make use of social media and newspapers to ensure that the message about the rebate reaches the people. Property tax is one of our biggest incomes," he said.

Bhailal Amin General Hospital shuts for a week after 18 staff test positive

May 21, 2020 11:54 pm

The hospital, in a release issued on Wednesday, said that the decision to temporarily close down has been taken to ensure that the employees are 'pool tested' and the premises are disinfected.

VMC advisory against spraying disinfectants on people

May 19, 2020 7:34 pm

Written in Gujarati, the advisory warns people of the dangers of directly spraying disinfectants on people and highlights the "mental trauma" it can cause to a person. It also warns of the hazards of thoughtlessly using chlorine and sodium hypochlorite, two popular chemical disinfectants at the moment.

Vadodara: BJP leaders oversee temple reconstruction hours after VMC razes it

March 03, 2020 12:44 am

Late on Monday evening, BJP leaders including former MLA Bhupendra Lakhawala and elected representative Ketan Brahmabhatt, who is also the Leader of the party of the VMC, supervised the reconstruction of the temple.

Vadodara MC presents draft budget of Rs 3,770 crore

January 24, 2020 1:54 am

With no major changes in the property tax slabs in the city, the budget announced seven new flyovers in the city. Of the total budget, Rs 1,600 core is the estimated cost for development projects.