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TMC To Hold "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav" Marathon On August 14

The Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) along with the Thane district athletics association will conduct a 10-km marathon competition and annual cyclothon on August 14, the eve of the 75th Independence Day celebration. The celebration has been launched under the "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav". The TMC chief Dr. Vipin Sharma appealed to citizens to participate in this marathon in large numbers, which will begin from the TMC Headquarters.

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 02:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: National, Marathon, Thane Municipal Corporation, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, Independence Day

Chandrashekhar Desai

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Thane Man Asked To Collect His Death Certificate From TMC

Chandrashekhar Desai, a resident of Manpada received a call from Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) to collect his death certificate. The 54-year-old teacher reported that he received a call from TMC to inquire about his health when he suffered from Covid-19 last August. After Desai’s visit to the war room of TMC, officials called it as a "possible error" in the reporting system and that they will look into… read-more

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 02:00 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Thane, Chandrashekhar Desai, Manpada, Thane Municipal Corporation, TMC, Covid-19, death certificate

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Dr Rahul Ghule

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Dr Rahul Ghule Founder Of '₹1 Clinic' Attempts Suicide

Founder of the "₹1 Clinic" in Thane, Dr. Rahul Ghule was discharged from the hospital after being admitted for a suicidal attempt by consuming 30 sleeping pills. The doctor had tweeted that TMC had not paid his bills, and political leaders were further pressuring him to invest in the "Aapla Davakhana" project. A TMC spokesperson said that necessary actions will be taken after probing into the matter.

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 - 04:00 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: ₹1 Clinic, Rahul Ghule, Thane Municipal Corporation, political leaders, suicide attempt, Hospitals

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Building Collapse

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Maharashtra: 7 Killed In Thane Residential Building Collapse

In a heart-wrenching incident, at least seven people were crushed to death after a residential building collapsed in the Thane district of Maharashtra on May 28. The incident occurred at night and it is estimated that nearly four to five people are still trapped in the debris. Reportedly, fire brigade and National Disaster Response Force personnel have been deployed at the site for the rescue operation.

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 09:55 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Maharashtra , Thane Municipal Corporation, Thane, Building-Collapsed, Death

Courtesy: India Today

Thane Municipal Corp

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Thane Civic Body Warns Staff To Not Switch Off Phones During Emergency

Mumbai’s Thane Municipal Corporation has warned the civic body officials not to switch off their phones during emergencies citing that it obstructs the rescue operations. The decision came after several officers were identified of either switching off or not responding to the calls by disaster management cell. The additional commissioner also informed about a 24X7 Regional Disaster Management Cell introduced to tackle disasters like fire… read-more

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 06:46 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Disaster Management, Commissioner, Thane Municipal Corporation, Covid-19

Courtesy: Times Of India

Period room Thane

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In A First, Public Toilet Gets 'Period Room' In Maharashtra's Thane

Setting up a "period room" at a public toilet, Maharashtra's Thane city has strived to facilitate menstrual hygiene among women dwelling in slums. The Thane Municipal Corporation and an NGO have jointly instituted the facility in a slum in the Shanti Nagar locality of Wagle Estate area. The facility is equipped with a urinal, jet spray, toilet roll holder, soap, running water and dustbin. The Rs 45,000 facility is touted as the first-of-its-… read-more

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 02:20 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Thane Municipal Corporation, periods, Menstruation, New Initiative

Courtesy: NDTV

Street kids being taught in a school

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Pune-based NGO Runs School to Educate Street Children; Signal Shala

Street children in Thane, are getting education from the "Signal School" started by Samarth Bharat Vyaspith (SBV), a Pune-based NGO. The school is now accredited by the Thane Municipal Corporation. Apart from mainstream education, Signal Shala conducts co-curricular activities like dance, games, and sports. Their primary motto is to reach out to the children living off on traffic signals in Thane.

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 08:33 PM / by Debanshi Das

Tags: Education, Thane, Pune, Thane Municipal Corporation

Courtesy: ANI News