Monday, Dec 05, 2022

Vasai Virar Municipal Corporation


Cyber-fraudster dupes senior citizen of Rs 85,000, MBVV police recover money

April 05, 2022 10:57 am

The MBVV police have a WhatsApp number (9004880135) for residents of the Thane and Palghar districts, which fall under their jurisdiction, for reporting cybercrimes.

Construct bungalow and camp office, get TDR in return: Vasai-Virar civic body invites EoI

October 29, 2021 10:30 pm

Deputy Director, town planning, VVMC, Y S Reddy said, “In December 2020, the urban development (UD) department of Maharashtra issued the concept of Construction TDR as per unified development control and promotion regulation for Maharashtra state. Ours is the first municipal corporation to utilise it.’’

ACB arrests former clerk for taking bribe

September 28, 2021 2:51 am

Police said the complainant is a chartered accountant by profession and had filed an application on behalf of his client at the Deputy Registrar of Co-operative Societies, Office, Vasai.

Vasai-Virar stays afloat despite getting more rain than last year

July 03, 2019 5:49 am

Despite the figure being over 100 mm more than what was witnessed during the flooding last year, the region has managed to stay afloat, the authorities claimed.

Out of 500 cellphone towers in Vasai-Virar, only 26 have permits; civic body formulates policy

October 04, 2018 1:50 am

The VVCMC came into existence in 2009. Since then, only 26 cellphone towers are recorded to have been given permissions by the municipality in the twin towns of Vasai and Virar.

‘No flooding in area’: Civic body claims RTI reply a clerical error

September 17, 2018 2:38 am

On July 10, Vasai-Virar recorded the state’s highest rainfall of 299 mm bringing local trains to and from Virar to a standstill, making access by road unthinkable and forcing the residents to spend 48 hours without electricity.

At public hearing, 300 Vasai-Virar residents air grievances against drainage facilities

September 06, 2018 8:45 am

On Tuesday, Diwanman and Vasai village residents attended the hearing, and on Wednesday, the residents of Achole and Pelhar pitched their grievances before the fact-finding committee.

Vasai-Virar: HC asks court receiver to take possession of nine illegal buildings

August 23, 2015 1:01 am

Police told to provide protection to court receiver during eviction drive.

Thakurs retain hold in Vasai-Virar

June 27, 2015 2:08 am

Patronage politics aside, detractors cite voter apathy as one of the main reasons for BVA’s control over the region. Voter turnout in the two elections was about 40 per cent and 50 per cent.

Ex-medical officer held for ‘raping, blackmailing’ doctor for three years

June 26, 2014 4:39 am

The woman in her complaint said 3 years ago while he was serving as the medical officer, she had met him for an interview.