Tag Archives: Civic Body
BJP, Congress Win Nine Seats Each In MP Urban Body Elections
The Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won nine seats each, while one was bagged by an Independent candidate in the elections to 19 urban body seats in Madhya Pradesh held on Saturday. According to the state election office, BJP candidate Kavita Vaishnav from the Pithampur Municipali..
Nanded Civic Polls: Congress Bags 67 Seats; Crushes Opposition
The Congress on Thursday bagged the prestigious Nanded-Waghala City Municipal Corporation (NWCMC), bagging a staggering 67 of the 73 seats in the 81-seat body and crushing the opposition. The Congress was expected to win a few more seats as it led in another five seats in the NWCMC, a stronghold ..
Ruckus Over ‘Vande Mataram’ In Maharashtra Civic Body
Two AIMIM corporators were suspended amid a ruckus after they refused to stand up when 'Vande Mataram' was sung at the start of the day's proceedings in the Aurangabad Municipal Corporation on Saturday. Protesting against this, ruling Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party corporators rushed to the we..
Zika Virus: State Government, Centre Didn’t Inform Ahmedabad Civic Body
India's first three cases of Zika virus infection were reported from Ahmedabad between February 2016 and January 2017, but the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), which takes preventive and curative measures in the city, was unaware of this till a World Health Organisation (WHO) report became pu..
4,000 Maharashtra Resident Doctors Go On Mass Leave
Medical services in 17 government hospitals were disrupted on Monday when over 4,000 resident doctors went on a mass Casual Leave to protest growing incidents of attacks by patients' relatives. There have been at least five attacks on resident doctors in one week, including two in the past 24 hou..
Vadodara Municipal Corporation(VMC) Sends Revised Proposal for Smart City Project
Vadodara: Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) would send its proposal for inclusion in the list of cities identified for the third phase of Centre’s Smart City project on June 30, officials said. “The revised proposal for inclusion in the third list of Smart Cities would be submitted to the ..
GMC: Two Congress Councilors Join BJP, Pravin Patel Mayor
GANDHINAGAR: History repeats itself as after along suspense about the declaration of power party of GMC, BJP, again come to the power. Two councillors of congress party join the BJP. As a result, the number of seats of BJP increased from 16 to 18, while congress stands on 14. Pravin Patel and Ashwin..
Greater Hyderabad Civic Body Repoll on February 5
Repolling in one division of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) will be held on Friday, officials said. The polling in 50 polling centres in Puranapul division of the old city will be held between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. The Telangana State Election Commission ordered the re-poll after c..