From cleaning eery road, footpath and nullah to collecting garbage and ferrying trucks to the dumping grounds where they unload the trash, safai karmacharis are involved in every stage of cleaning activity in the city.
Last year, too, the audit report had pointed out an outstanding amount of Rs 280 crore against 25 mega projects and 163 approved builders.
Vigilance is probing alleged pilferage of diesel by MC drivers.
Police sources said that the ongoing investigation so far indicated that it was an accident, as none of the key witnesses had alleged foul play.
Mayor Poonam Sharma to recommend registration of an FIR after seeking legal opinion.
Calls 17-year-old shameless for making absurd allegations ‘at the instance of her boyfriend’.
Finding vital as vertebrate bone marrow not easily accessible, its extraction presents ethical issues.
Meanwhile, the Mohali police said that they were not informed about the raid.
Residents worried about cause of death; MC officer says ‘there is no reason to panic’.
In September last year, MC house had passed a proposal to implement a pilot project for household waste segregation.
A penalty of Rs 2,000 is added to the water bills of those who are challaned.
Vicky was not part of the robber gang but allegedly bought the stolen jewellery from them.
The families of three firemen who sacrificed their lives in fire-fighting operations were honoured on the National Fire Service Day.
The couple had been living on the third floor of an EWS rehabilitation colony in Sector 38 (West) since 2009.
Streets infested with stray dogs are not safe, insist residents. Statistics corroborate their claims.
According to Manimajra Civil Hospital officials, around 25-30 dog-bite cases are reported at the hospital every week.
The Congress was contesting in all 50 wards, the BJP-SAD managed to field candidates in only 46 wards.
“It is the highest compensation amount awarded ever in Mohali, and probably the highest in the Tricity,” said advocate HS Hundal.
Results of the MC elections showed that the Congress won by a narrow margin in as many as eight wards.
Newly elected corporation has 13 independent members, who have pledged their allegiance to Kulwant Singh’s ‘Azad group’.