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BMC to produce telescopic rods to save firemenMumbai: Taking into account the threats posed to lives of firemen while rescuin
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
Mumbai: Taking into account the threats posed to lives of firemen while rescuing birds, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to procure telescopic rods, which are made up of carbon fibre or fibre glass. These rods will be 16.56... Read more
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BMC to seize abandoned carsMumbai: Leaving your vehicle on roads for more than two days can cost you dearl
asianage / Posted 7 hours ago
Mumbai: Leaving your vehicle on roads for more than two days can cost you dearly. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has formed a policy for abandoned vehicles, under which it will seize the vehicle after two days. You can retrieve the... Read more
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Garbage management in Mumbai: BMC to set up 35 dry waste processing centresThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to develop dry waste c
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to develop dry waste collection and processing centres across Mumbai. The centres will be developed at CST, Churchgate, Colaba, Grant Road, Malabar Hills, Nana Chowk among others. Each centre... Read more
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BMC to connect LBS Marg & Bhandup stationTo avoid another Elphinstone Road railway station-like incident, the Brihanmumb
dna / Posted 2 days ago
To avoid another Elphinstone Road railway station-like incident, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to connect Bhandup railway station (West) with LBS Road by constructing a missing link. The construction of a 300-m missing link... Read more
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Tree fall death: No FIR filed yetthe incident, the Ghodeswar family and residents of Chembur have been demanding
dna / Posted 3 days ago
the incident, the Ghodeswar family and residents of Chembur have been demanding FIR against the gardens department of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for their negligence. However, the police and BMC have both brushed away their... Read more
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BMC’s ‘shady’ tree-cutting irks citizenswaiting to happen in other parts of the city as residents are claiming that the
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
waiting to happen in other parts of the city as residents are claiming that there are several danger prone trees, but the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials are turning a blind eye towards the issue. In Chembur, the death incident... Read more
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Devendra Fadnavis seeks action on littered beaches, civic body pulls up socksThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has acted after Chief Minister Dev
dna / Posted 4 days ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has acted after Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis pulled up the civic body over the city's beaches being littered with garbage. Apart from hiring new contractors, the civic body will maximise the number of... Read more
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Swachhata goes digital, BMC launches app for complaintsIn order to promote and encourage cleanliness among citizens, the Brihanmumbai
dna / Posted 4 days ago
In order to promote and encourage cleanliness among citizens, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has formed 24 teams who will visit all the wards across the city to create awareness about the new Swachhata-MoHUA App. The teams will... Read more
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Civic details to be on your phone soonsystem, nearby gardens, plots reservations and more on a single platform — a mo
dna / Posted 4 days ago
system, nearby gardens, plots reservations and more on a single platform — a mobile app — in the next two weeks. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has worked on a geographic information system (GIS) portal, using which one can... Read more
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EOW arrests 5 quack doctors from Borivali, MaladIn a joint operation, the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) along with the Brihanmum
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
In a joint operation, the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) along with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) arrested five alleged quack doctors from Borivali and Malad on Wednesday. Their custody has been handed over to the respective police... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cyclone Ockhi: Relief for poll-bound Gujarat, Goa beaches affectedthe city but it has dumped over 80,000 kg or 80 tonnes of waste on the city's c
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
the city but it has dumped over 80,000 kg or 80 tonnes of waste on the city's coastline from the ocean, as estimated by The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, according to a report in The Hindustan Times. “A total of 26 truckloads have been... Read more
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Now, you can checkout Mumbai’s development plan on mobileMumbai: Keeping itself abreast with modern technology, the Brihanmumbai municip
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Mumbai: Keeping itself abreast with modern technology, the Brihanmumbai municipal corporation has now made city’s development plan (DP) reservations available on BMC’s mobile app. The civic body has made the facility available on its official mobile... Read more
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Bombay High Court allows 26-weeks minor rape survivor to terminate pregnancyof pregnancy is not allowed in Indian under the Medical Termination of Pregnanc
dna / Posted 6 days ago
of pregnancy is not allowed in Indian under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act. Advocate Sagar Patil appearing for Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, said court has allowed the victim to terminate the pregnancy at the KEM hospital, on... Read more
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Cyclone Ockhi: Rain spoils Dr Baba Saheb Ambedkar followers visitrains from Monday evening destroyed the pandals at Shivaji Park and water and m
dna / Posted 6 days ago
rains from Monday evening destroyed the pandals at Shivaji Park and water and mud also have messed up the ground. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday evening arranged temporary accommodation for the Ambedkar followers in BMC... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Cyclone Ockhi Live: Schools closed in Maharashtra, high tide warning in Mumbai; Gujarat braces for landfall tonightRaigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg, in view of the predictions for the cyclone.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg, in view of the predictions for the cyclone. Mumbai Disaster Management unit of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued an advisory against visiting the beaches Tuesday and Wednesday. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cyclone Ockhi: Mumbai on target; schools shut, Railway opens emergency cellof the cyclone, the megapolis has started receiving rainfall due to spread of c
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
of the cyclone, the megapolis has started receiving rainfall due to spread of clouds. The disaster management unit of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued an advisory against visiting beaches in view of the high tide alert... Read more
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New contractor for beach-cleaning soonThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has floated a tender to appoint a
dna / Posted 7 days ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has floated a tender to appoint a new contractor for ‘comprehensive management of cleanliness’ of Versova beach. The BMC this time has decided to levy three times the fine slapped on a contractor if the... Read more
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Cuffe Parade residents to walk for plastic-free habitsalong with Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray are also expected to join the walk
dna / Posted 7 days ago
along with Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray are also expected to join the walk along with officials from the A Ward of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). In November, the BMC too had launched an awareness drive to educate vendors of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mumbai braces for Cyclone Ockhi, schools shut tomorrowof the cyclone, the megapolis has started receiving rainfall due to spread of c
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
of the cyclone, the megapolis has started receiving rainfall due to spread of clouds. The disaster management unit of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued an advisory against visiting beaches in view of the high tide alert... Read more
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Schools, colleges shut in Mumbai tomorrow as Cyclone Ockhi nears coastpersonnel have been deployed on crowd management and other related activities a
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
personnel have been deployed on crowd management and other related activities at stations. The disaster management unit of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has issued advisory against visiting beaches in view of high tide alert issued for Monday... Read more
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Mumbai gets its ‘Sunday-cycle track’ from Nariman Point to Worli Sealinkthe 11-km parallel track every Sunday from 6 am to 10 am. To reduce air pollut
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
the 11-km parallel track every Sunday from 6 am to 10 am. To reduce air pollution and spread the importance of health, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) plans to start such cycle tracks in other parts of megapolis too and will be... Read more
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MSRDC seeks state forest dept clearance for BVSLMSRDC has shortlisted five companies to construct the (BVSL), which is a part o
dna / Posted 9 days ago
MSRDC has shortlisted five companies to construct the (BVSL), which is a part of the coastal road being constructed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The BMC had to shelve the plan for a coastal road between Bandra and Versova due to... Read more
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Civic body begins road repairs to ease rain woesMumbaikars will have to experience the frayed expression - no pain, no gain — f
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Mumbaikars will have to experience the frayed expression - no pain, no gain — for the next few months as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has begun road repairs across the city. After the rains this year, the BMC prepared a list of 1,665... Read more
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Access deniedLast week the general body of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) pass
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Last week the general body of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) passed an interim policy for the city’s open spaces, allowing citizen groups, non-government organisations (NGO) and private organisations to maintain playgrounds, recreation... Read more
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For misusing trash space, 103 CHS members may face prisonof up to three years and pay a hefty fine for misusing space earmarked for wast
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
of up to three years and pay a hefty fine for misusing space earmarked for waste management on their premises. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has sent notices under the Maharashtra Town Planning Act (MRTP) to them for not... Read more
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Salman Khan might promote BMC’s cycling trackMumbai: As the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is set to launch a cycl
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
Mumbai: As the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is set to launch a cycling track from Sunday, it is also planning to rope in Bollywood superstar Salman Khan to promote the event. From December 3, there will be a dedicated two lanes from NCPA... Read more
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BMC to construct stay facility for families of TB patients at Sewri HospitalOn the line of KEM Hospital, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC ) has
dna / Posted 12 days ago
On the line of KEM Hospital, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC ) has decided to develop an accommodation facility for the families of TB patients at Sewri Hospital. This will have facilities for stay of 50 persons with washroom and other... Read more
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asianage
Trees hacked to widen road, finds RTIare causing traffic issues, but shockingly, there is no signal at the junctions
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
are causing traffic issues, but shockingly, there is no signal at the junctions of the road,” she added. According to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) notice, 35 trees will be transplanted from the road. Sources of tree authority... Read more
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asianage
Rs 73 crore walls to guard pipelinesMumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will spend a whopping Rs 7
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will spend a whopping Rs 73 crore on the construction of retaining walls near the water pipelines to protect them from encroachments. The civic body will construct the wall at four places — Powai,... Read more
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Private plot owners claim they bear brunt of anti-encroachment driveMumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will be building a three-m
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will be building a three-metre high retaining wall at 10 metres’ distance from the water mains across three wards of the city. A visit to the project-affected area in Kurla revealed that few... Read more
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A BMC cell for dilapidated bldgs soonThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is planning to form a separate cel
dna / Posted 14 days ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is planning to form a separate cell for dilapidated buildings in the city. The cell or the department will keep records of all dilapidated buildings and ensure that incidents like the Sai Siddhi building... Read more
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All Class 4, 7 BMC students to get picnic timeMumbai: Instead of just 10 per cent of students, now all students of class 4 an
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
Mumbai: Instead of just 10 per cent of students, now all students of class 4 and 7 enrolled in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)-run schools across the city will be taken for the annual picnic. The move has come after the civic school... Read more
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BMC demolishes illegal construction in Anil Kapoor's officeThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday carried out a demolition
dna / Posted 14 days ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday carried out a demolition drive in Bollywood actor office in Linking Road in Santa Cruz. The office cabin and a part of the office was removed. According to official from the H West ward of BMC,... Read more
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BJP keeps Rane waiting, fields ex-NCP leader Prasad Lad in bypoll to state councilBhai Jagtap in the election to the state council held in December 2015. Lad, i
dna / Posted 14 days ago
Bhai Jagtap in the election to the state council held in December 2015. Lad, in the same election where corporators from BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation were to elect members of legislative councils, had managed to win 55 votes. That had led... Read more
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BMC struggling to hire over 1,700 security guardsThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is facing acute shortage of security per
dna / Posted 16 days ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is facing acute shortage of security personnel. As a result, most of the civic-run hospitals, gardens and schools do not have enough security personnel deputed. The shortage of security guards at hospitals is... Read more
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BMC to install escalators to avoid accident on Santacruz-Chembur link road near KurlaIn order to prevent accident on Santacruz-Chembur link road near Buddha Colony
dna / Posted 17 days ago
In order to prevent accident on Santacruz-Chembur link road near Buddha Colony in Kuala while crossing the road, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to set up escalators on both side of an existing foot-over-bridge. The existing... Read more
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400-odd trees to be removed for metro workto be uprooted for metro projects in the western suburbs of Malad and Goregaon.
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
to be uprooted for metro projects in the western suburbs of Malad and Goregaon. However, Shiv Sena, the ruling party in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), has continued its staunch opposition to the tree cutting for metro projects. In... Read more
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No court protection for slumsThe Bombay high court has refused to grant any interim relief to hutments along
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
The Bombay high court has refused to grant any interim relief to hutments along the Tansa pipeline and directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to provide rehabilitation to eligible hut owners at Mahul. The court also told the... Read more
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Gulf News
Beach clean-up hero to give up his initiativethrown across the beach would be picked up every weekend by him and his volunte
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
thrown across the beach would be picked up every weekend by him and his volunteers, and then taken away by trucks of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The once-filthy beach became spotless and lovely.However, after 109 weeks of... Read more
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Bombay High Court orders BMC to reallot space for public toiletThe Mumbai police have won their case against Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporatio
dna / Posted 19 days ago
The Mumbai police have won their case against Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), which had allotted space outside the police staff quarters, on Mohammed Ali road, to a social group for constructing a public toilet. The Bombay High Court has... Read more
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Residential parking policy starts on pilot basis in SoBoMumbai: After a six-month delay, the residential parking policy is finally bein
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Mumbai: After a six-month delay, the residential parking policy is finally being implemented in the city. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) had recently received the traffic police’s nod for 27 parking applications in south Mumbai.... Read more
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BMC to reimburse Rs 164 crore every year to BEST for free passes to studentsA proposal to reimburse Rs 164 crore for free passes for students studying in B
dna / Posted 19 days ago
A proposal to reimburse Rs 164 crore for free passes for students studying in Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) schools for travelling in Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply And Trust (BEST) will come up for discussion during civic general body on... Read more
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Bombay HC stops BMC from razing huts in Jawahar NagarMumbai: The Bombay high court has restrained the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corpora
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
Mumbai: The Bombay high court has restrained the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) from demolishing 45 hutments at Jawahar Nagar in Khar (E) in compliance of another high court order to demolish all huts in the vicinity of 10 metres of the... Read more
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BMC to allow terrace access with lift’s helpMumbai: As the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to allow th
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
Mumbai: As the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to allow the accessibility of terrace with the help of lift by changing the Development Control Rules (DCR), the existing buildings, including residential, commercial and industrial,... Read more
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Despite open-defecation free tag, Chembur's women forced to go outside due to poor state of toiletsfacilities and is near a dumping ground." On October 2, Chief Minister Devendr
dna / Posted 23 days ago
facilities and is near a dumping ground." On October 2, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had congratulated the city and Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) as the city was certified open-defecation free (ODF) by the Quality Council of India... Read more
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BMC refers Hanuman temple demolition case to state governmentThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will refer the case of the Malad W
dna / Posted 25 days ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will refer the case of the Malad West Human temple to a state government committee headed by the chief secretary, to take a call on its demolition, after the temple trust presented documentary evidence to... Read more
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BMC corporators raise objections on delay of fundsCorporators from all parties on Wednesday raised an objection on the defunct Sy
dna / Posted 25 days ago
Corporators from all parties on Wednesday raised an objection on the defunct System Application Product (SAP) of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) which is delaying the developmental work of the city. Mangesh Satamkar Standing Committee member... Read more
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BMC to involve women self help group to promote cloth bags in civic marketThe Market department of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will soon inv
dna / Posted 26 days ago
The Market department of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will soon involve self help group for cloth bags for its market. The civic body has already decided to stop using of plastic bags in all civic markets. “We are in touch with a number... Read more
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Bombay High Court restricts BMC from taking action against DJ SuketuThe Bombay High Court has restrained the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BM
dna / Posted 26 days ago
The Bombay High Court has restrained the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) from taking any coercive action against famous DJ Suketu Radia, who is occupying a premises below the Mahalaxmi bridge, which is being used as a studio for dance and... Read more
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CDs don't go in dry waste binwaste, and as such fall under a separate category. Rajeev is unconvinced and s
dna / Posted 27 days ago
waste, and as such fall under a separate category. Rajeev is unconvinced and so they look up the video released by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation. Turns out the CDs show up in neither waste categories. Even as confusion about what... Read more
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