Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation

Type: Organization
Name: Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

False rumours of red alert, cloud burst spread on social networking sites

NextBy Pooja Kalwar | Posted 31-Jul-2014Mumbai: The social networking sites were today found spreading certain rumours that the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has declared a 'red alert' in seven cities, including Mumbai, following the heavy ... [Published Mid Day - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

10-yr-old killed while trying to escape landslide in Chembur

In an unfortunate incident, a 10-year-old boy was killed when a stone hit his head while he was trying to run away from a landslide at Chembur in eastern suburban here this morning. According to sources at the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) ... [Published NetIndia123.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

BMC finds sub-leasing a new way to fill coffers

12:13 am Mumbai : It may come as a surprise to one and all that round about 908 plots in the city had been sub-leased decades ago during the British regime but their agreements have not been registered with the civic body.Taking note of one of such underlying ... [Published The Freepress Journal - 7 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 3 reports

Cut in water supply time reduced to 10%

Modak Sagar lake, from which BMC draws nearly 15% of the water supplied to the city daily, began to overflow at 4.05 am on WednesdayThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday brought down its water cut extent from 20 per cent to 10 per ... [Published DNA India - 12 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

EC yet to pay 4.61 cr to BMC

Expenditure incurred on vehicles and fuel“The Election Commission (EC) always teaches one to work sincerely, ethically and within the rules. But they themselves are not following their own ethics,” says Right to Information (RTI) Act activist Anil Galgali, ... [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

IMD expects ‘very heavy rainfall’ today

An alert of 'very heavy' rainfall in Mumbai has been issued by the Indian Meteorological Department's (IMD) regional centre on Tuesday, with the rains expected to intensify in the next 24 hours."There is low pressure formed over the Bay of Bengal and ... [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Study on for BMC’s road mobility plan

12:17 am Mumbai: As part of its road mobility plan, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is carrying out a study through an appointed LEA Associate, South Asia Pvt Ltd (LASA), agency to improve the quality of roads and traffic in the city. Andheri ... [Published The Freepress Journal - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

MNS corporator proposes what Raj opposes: Statues

Mumbai: While Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray has opposed the building of statues of Shivaji in the Arabian Sea and Sardar Patel in Gujarat, his corporator has proposed a huge statue of Shivaji Maharaj at the entrance of Bandra Terminus. ... [Published Times of India - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tulsi overflows; lifts hopes of rain in August

The Tulsi lake, one of the six major reservoirs from which Mumbai receives its water requirements, started to overflow on Monday, which is some relief from the fear of water scarcity.The water flowing into the dam that creates the lake, began to overflow ... [Published DNA India - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tight security on beaches today

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will ensure strict security at all beaches across Mumbai today, owing to the heavy rainfall witnessed in the city for the last three to four days. Also, considering Eid, people are likely to visit the beaches ... [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Hawkers’ survey completed

About 1.20 lakh vendors have been distributed forms during the hawkers’ survey carried out by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The number is likely to increase further to 1.25 lakh in the final count.The civic body on Monday completed its ... [Published Asian Age - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 3 reports

Eastern Freeway gets CCTVs

The MMRDA has said that 12 CCTV cameras would be installed along the 14-km-long stretch between SV Patel Junction on P D’Mello Road and Panjarpol on the Eastern Freeway. In its October 4, 2013 edition, The Asian Age had reported that CCTV cameras would ... [Published Asian Age - Jul 26 2014]

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Assistant Police Inspector from the police control room said, "We are trying to trace the person who started spreading these rumours. We will monitor the social networking sites and investigate further."
"We are feeling half relieved. But there has been significant rainfall in the catchment region. Over the past 48 hours, the stock has increased by 84 days' quantity and the useful content available across dams is now 47.41 per cent of the total quantity we can accumulate at dams. Hence, we have brought down the cut applied to domestic consumers" said Ramesh Bambale, hydraulic engineer
"It is estimated that about 4,500 BMC plots have currently been given on lease. However, the BMC has no record on how many of them have been sub-leased further" a corporator said
"There is low pressure formed over the BayBay of Bengal and there is an outshore trough running from the Maharashtra coast to the coastline of Karnataka. This has strengthened the winds along the coastline and have further activated the monsoons" IMD, Mumbai director V K Rajeev told PTI

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False rumours of red alert, cloud burst spread ... [Published Mid Day - 1 hour ago]
10-yr-old killed while trying to escape landsli... [Published NetIndia123.com - 4 hours ago]
7-year-old killed in landslide in Mumbai [Published Times of India - 4 hours ago]
HRAWI raises voice against BMC’s Capital Value ... [Published Travel Trends Today - 5 hours ago]
BMC finds sub-leasing a new way to fill coffers [Published The Freepress Journal - 7 hours ago]
- HRAWI to protest against BMC’s capital value ... [Published FnBnews.com - 11 hours ago]
Cut in water supply time reduced to 10% [Published DNA India - 12 hours ago]
Policy on sub leasing of BMC plots cleared, cor... [Published DNA India - 12 hours ago]
Cut in water supply time reduced to 10% [Published Rediff Realtime News - 12 hours ago]
Lakes rise, BMC reduces water supply cuts [Published Indian Express - 14 hours ago]
BMC allows lessees to sub-let its properties [Published Indian Express - 14 hours ago]
IMD expects ‘very heavy rainfall’ today [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Jul 30 2014]
EC yet to pay 4.61 cr to BMC [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Jul 30 2014]
Study on for BMC’s road mobility plan [Published The Freepress Journal - Jul 30 2014]
Potholes taking a toll on physical, mental heal... [Published Mid Day - Jul 30 2014]
When will civic body fix the potholes at Malad ... [Published Mid Day - Jul 30 2014]
Sample study reveals road and traffic problems,... [Published DNA India - Jul 30 2014]
Left high & dry, a month and counting [Published Indian Express - Jul 29 2014]
MNS corporator proposes what Raj opposes: Statues [Published Times of India - Jul 29 2014]
Bridge repairs burn Rs 27cr hole in BMC’s coffe... [Published Times of India - Jul 29 2014]
Tight security on beaches today [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Jul 29 2014]
Tulsi overflows; lifts hopes of rain in August [Published DNA India - Jul 29 2014]
Chief fire officer removed [Published Asian Age - Jul 28 2014]
Hawkers’ survey completed [Published Asian Age - Jul 28 2014]
Maharashtra government warns errant school bus ... [Published Times of India - Jul 28 2014]
Pune Municipal Corporation to consider making r... [Published Times of India - Jul 28 2014]
GPS to track hawkers [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Jul 28 2014]
A WET, WET SUNDAY [Published The Freepress Journal - Jul 28 2014]
Rains back, but brace for more water cuts in Mu... [Published DNA India - Jul 28 2014]
Life-saving drugs biggest casualty at BMC-run h... [Published DNA India - Jul 28 2014]
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BMC develops Banganga waste water treatment pla... [Published Panchabuta - Cleantech & Renewable Energy in India - Apr 22 2014]
According to reports, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has developed a wastewater treatment plant at Banganga wastewater pumping station in Walkeshwar of Maharashtra, India. According to the company, the new plant is capable of treating 1.5 ...
BMC develops Banganga waste water treatment pla... [Published Panchabuta-Renewable Energy & Cleantech in India - Apr 22 2014]
According to reports, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has developed a wastewater treatment plant at Banganga wastewater pumping station in Walkeshwar of Maharashtra, India. According to the company, the new plant is capable of treating 1.5 ...
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