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Gujarat: Environmentalists unhappy with VMC’s post-flood drives

Following a legal notice on August 6, under section 15 of The Environment (Protection) Act (1986) by the Gujarat Pollution Control Board, the VMC had initiated the removal of dumped debris from the banks of the Vishwamitri river.

Gujarat: 56-yr-old teacher accused of sexual harassment suspended

The parents initially approached the school’s principal who then raised the issue with the board’s chairman Dilip Gohil. The board, too, has not been unable to contact the accused teacher.


Notice to VMC over non-compliance of waste management rules

The letter states that the board had given the civic body a legal notice on July 12, 2018 and on December 10, 2018, for the violation of the C&D Waste Rules

Vadodara: Two get 3-month jail term for leaving cattle on road

Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) had filed a complaint under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) Section 308 (attempt to commit culpable homicide not amounting to murder). Officials of the VMC said that the civic body had booked as many as 75 such cattle owners that year.

Vadodara Municipal Corporation: Draft budget tabled, focus on infrastructure

The budget proposes to undertake work to complete transport connectivity from Vadodara to the surrounding developed and industrial areas around Vadodara like Bharuch, Anand, Padra, Savli and Kevadia Colony, under the smart city project.

Kalyannagar rehabilitation: For displaced families, some hope as project file reaches VMC panel

On Monday, Professor and social activist JS Bandukwala, who has been leading the agitation of the 486 Muslim families of Kalyannagar since 2014, wrote a letter to the Standing Committee chairman Jigisha Seth, seeking expedition of the decision on the proposal.


VMC chief asks elected wing not to cross ‘Laxman rekha’

The circular comes close on the heels of a demolition drive in the communally sensitive old city areas where Patel has been personally overseeing the demolitions and the subsequent rehabilitation of the displaced families.

Wear Smart City t-shirts to office, else pay Rs 500 fine: VMC to its senior officials

The internal circular stated that it was move to “instill team spirit” among officers for better performance in the second round of the Smart city selection.

Sanjaynagar slum redevelopment: Developer woos influential Sindhi community with ‘goodwill’ dinner

Locals led by a priest Friday filed a police complaint against the developer for hurting their religious sentiments by demolishing a temple in the compound.

VMC decides to ‘return’ Kalyannagar evacuees to Kalyannagar

The VMC announced its decision to relocate the families of Kalyannagar and Kamatipura to a new proposed scheme in Kalyannagar, from where 1921 families were displaced in November 2014.