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बीएमसी ने गणपति विसर्जन के लिए जारी की एडवाइजरी

बृहन्मुंबई नगर निगम (बीएमसी) ने सितंबर 20 को शहर के तट पर 'स्टिंग किरणों' और 'जेलीफ़िश' की संभावित उपस्थिति के संबंध में एक सलाह जारी की। उन्होंने गणपति विसर्जन के लिए आने वाले लोगों को जलीय प्रजातियों से सावधान रहने की चेतावनी दी। बीएमसी ने जनता को मछली के काटने की स्थिति में संयम बनाए रखने की सलाह दी और कहा कि प्रभावित व्यक्तियों को सहायता के लिए निकटतम प्राथमिक चिकित्सा… read-more

Thu, 21 Sep 2023 - 11:30 AM / by सपना सिन्हा

Tags: BMC, Advisory, Ganesh Visarjan, stingray jellyfish, warning

Courtesy: Mumbai Live

School Students

Photo: India Today

BMC Issues Closure Notice To 210 Schools Threatening Closure

In shocking news, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) threatened to close down 210 unauthorised schools in the city. The closure of schools will affect over 35,000 schoolchildren studying at these institutes.  Students are facing an uncertain future as the BMC issued a notice to these schools, asking to acquire the necessary permissions or face closure. In the past also, the BMC issued a notice and shut down 62 schools.

Tue, 16 May 2023 - 10:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Schools, BMC, Closure Notice, Mumbai Education

Parel TT flyover

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Parel TT Flyover In Dadar To Remain Shut

Owing to repair works undertaken by the BMC, the Parel TT flyover bridge will remain shut from 11pm to 6am till May 20, said the Mumbai traffic police. A notification in this regards was issued by Deputy Commissioner of Traffic Police (South) Gaurav Singh. The flyover, which is a major connect for commuters and daily travel is located in the region of Dadar and will remain shut.

Mon, 15 May 2023 - 09:05 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Dadar, Parel TT Flyover, shut, BMC, construction

Face mask

Photo: The News Minute

BMC Mandates Mask Wearing At BMC Hospitals

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has announced that wearing masks will be mandatory in all BMC hospitals in Mumbai for employees, patients and visitors starting April 11. The decision was taken during a meeting held by BMC chief Iqbal Singh Chahal earlier. Notably, India is witnessing a massive rise in the Novel Coronavirus, majority of cases coming from Maharashtra. In addition, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs issued COVID-19… read-more

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 09:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: BMC Hospitals, Covid-19, meetings, Mandatory Mask Wearing, BMC


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BMC Razed Illegal Construction Of Studios In Maharashtra

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) undertook a demolition drive against the 'illegally built' film studios in the Madh-Marve area in Malad. The demolition started after the decision of the National Green Tribunal, which asked for demolition of the illegal construction. Of the total 11, five studios will be demolished, confirmed the BMC officials. Notably unlawful buildings worth Rs 1,000 crores were constructed.

Fri, 07 Apr 2023 - 08:21 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: BMC, NGT, Illegal Construction, Studio, Mumbai Malad

Courtesy: One India

Massive fire breaks out

Photo: The Indian Express

Massive Fire Breaks Out In Oshiwara Furniture Market

In Mumbai, a massive fire broke out in Jogeshwari near the Oshiwara furniture market. Reportedly, 10 fire tenders have reached the spot and efforts to douse the blaze are underway. Furthermore, the BMC stated that no one has been injured yet and casualties reported. It is yet to be ascertained what caused the fire. Meanwhile, an activist claimed that the fire was caused by a cylinder blast.

Mon, 13 Mar 2023 - 03:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Oshiwara Furniture Market, Massive Fire, Mumbai Market, Fire Tenders, BMC

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Building Collapse In Navi Mumbai

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Four-Storey Building Collapsed In Navi Mumbai, 1 Killed; Rescue Operation Underway

In Maharashtra's Navi Mumbai region, a four-storey building collapsed, at 10:30 pm, on October 1. The unfortunate incident killed one person, following which the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, City Police and fire brigade, rushed to the incident spot and launched a rescue operation, in the Bonkode village, Navi Mumbai. "About 32 people staying there had come out before the collapse, investigating underway," said Purushottam Jadhav.

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 11:20 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: accident, Building Collapse, Navi Mumbai, RESCUE OPERATION, BMC

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

No Plastic

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BMC Seizes 2000 Kg Banned Single Use Plastic In Mumbai

In an inspection operation, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) seized more than 2,000 kg of banned plastic in the last two-and-half months. With this, a fine of Rs16 lakh from the shops and dealers using banned and single-use plastic was collected. Notably, the civic body revived the drive against banning plastic on July 1, and planned to inspect malls, supermarkets and shops, in a phased manner.

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 02:59 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Single Use Plastic Ban, Civic Teams, Plastic Banned, Mumbai, BMC

Lumpy Skin Disease

Photo: The Indian Express

BMC Takes Serious Note Of Lumpy Skin Disease Amongst Cattles

Amid the spread of lumpy skin disease in cattle, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) adopted precautionary measures for animals. Notably, the BMC teams consisting of officers and employees will start visiting various cattle sheds in Mumbai, and issuing notices to cattle shed owners. The BCM officials will also see if cattle sheds are unclean and provide medical treatment to the animals found infected with the diseases.

Tue, 13 Sep 2022 - 11:31 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: animals, Cattle Shed, Lumpy Skin Disease, BMC, alert

Ganesh Idol Immersion

Photo: The Indian Express

Ganesh Chaturthi Celebration In Full Swing; Mumbaikars Immerse 34,000 Idols

The festive mood of Ganesh Chaturthi is in the air of Mumbai, Maharashtra. On September 1, the devotees immersed around 34,122 Ganesha idols and Hartalika in natural and artificial ponds on the one-and-a-half day of the festival. This is the first Ganesh Chaturthi celebration with enthusiasm and no restrictions, after the pandemic. Furthermore, the BMC officials are also on alert, to ensure no untoward incidents occur due to the rush.

Fri, 02 Sep 2022 - 03:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Ganesh Chaturthi, Mumbai, Idol Immersion, BMC, Covid-19