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Sewerage still an issue in Ludhiana

SUKHPREET SINGH Ludhiana Water logging, a major problem during rainy days has become a perennial problem as most awaited storm sewerage project is not even in a comprehensive planning of Municipal Corporation. The project is in a dire need as many leaders and government have talked about the issue but never made it on ground.

Municipal Corporation asks residents to ensure security gates

MC asks residents to ensure security gates in colonies remain open from 5 am to 10 pm

Ludhiana, March 27 FROM 10 PM TO 5 AM, SECURITY GUARD TO REMAIN PRESENT AT ALL LOCKED SECURITY GATES NO PERSON CAN BE STOPPED FROM USING PUBLIC STREETS: MC COMMISSIONER The Municipal Corporation Ludhiana has asked the residents of all colonies/areas falling under its jurisdiction to ensure that all security gates installed by them should

Mayor JE complaint MC

More trouble for Mayor, another JE files complaint against him

ASHOK KUMAR, JUNIOR ENGINEER (JE) CHANDIGARH MUNICIPAL CORPORATION ALLEGED THAT RAJESH KUMAR KALIA HAS PRESSED THE EXECUTIVE ENGINEER TO TRANSFER HIM IN MAYOR’S WARD. HIMANI BAHUGUNA Chandigarh It seems that the one-year tenure of newly elected Rajesh Kumar Kalia will be full of challenges as another Junior Engineer (JE) Ashok Kumar has submitted a complaint

Chandigarh MC elections expelled BJP councillor mayor satish kainth.

First session of Chandigarh MC: Expelled BJP councillor Satish Kainth again questions new mayor about his criminal cases

Himani Bahuguna Chandigarh The first house of the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation fumes controversy after the expelled BJP councillor Satish Kainth said to newly elected mayor to sit down. Future Kainth using the foul language against newly elected Mayor said “Mayor Tun Chup Hoja”. Watch the video to see the fiery session of first house after

MCL green belt maintenance

Municipal Corporation Ludhiana apathetic towards green belt maintenance

SUKHPREET SINGHLudhianaMost of the green belts along the roads in the city are in a pathetic condition for several years as wild grass like whitetop weed and other unwanted shrubs have grown to a larger extent, giving the parks a shabby look. The green belts have almost become dumping sites where passers-by can be seen

HC encroachments roads Ludhiana

Despite HC orders, encroachments on roads not removed in Ludhiana

SUKHPREET SINGH Ludhiana Despite High Court orders of not opening shops that deal in sale and purchase of scooters and motorcycle at Gill road, shopkeepers have again opened shops and encroached the road by violating the norms. A few years back, High Court had ordered that whole road got encroached and traffic snarls became the common problem, so directions had been made  that no shop would lay

Garbage Manimajra MC

Manimajra, home to MCC’s sub-office, reeling under garbage menace

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh Manimajra, home to Municipal Corporation Chandigarh’s (MCC’s) sub-office, is reeling under garbage menace. With the Swachh survey approaching, the civic body authorities have turned blind eyes to the cleanliness quotient, as piles of garbage heaps are strewn across various places in the area. Areas such as motor market, bus stand, periphery boundary of MC sub-office, Indira Colony, Shanti Nagar etc. are brimmed

Phagwara Mayor Arun Khosla claims threat to life

Phagwara Mayor Arun Khosla said today he has received death threats on social media for stating that the authority to rename the city’s Gol Chowk was with the municipal corporation, not the chief minister. Khosla, a BJP leader, told reporters that he received threatening messages on social media, including on Facebook. He said he has

MCL Election: Re-Polling at ward number 44 kicks off peacefully

Municipal Corporation Ludhiana Elections Re-Polling commenced at ward number 44 of Ludhiana around 8:00am in the morning hours. The employees were asked to enter the booth last night only in order to avoid any kind of delay or problem in re-polling of ward number 44 in Ludhiana. The re-polling is being done at booth number

11,000 youngsters to vote first time in Ludhiana

First time voters polled for development

First time voters polled: First time voters in Ludhiana Municipal Corporation that went to poll on Saturday voted for overall development of the city. A first time voter Aneesh Sood, 19 who is a student of Central Tool Room Focal Point said that he voted for better road connectivity in Ludhiana.“At present the condition of roads

Haryana to replace Ambala Municipal Corporation with 2 councils

Haryana to replace Ambala Municipal Corporation with 2 councils

Haryana to replace Ambala Municipal Corporation with 2 councils: The Haryana government on Saturday decided to abolish the Ambala Municipal Corporation and instead set up two separate municipal councils, said a state government spokesman. “Ambala City and Ambala Sadar will now have separate Municipal Councils as the earlier Municipal Corporation, Ambala, has been abolished in the interest

Surendra Chauhan writes letter

Surendra Chauhan writes letter to Himachal Pradesh’s CM over economic crisis in Shimla

Surendra Chauhan writes letter to Chief Minister, Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur suggesting over economic crises which Shimla can face in the near future. He further mentioned the problems which people of Shimla are facing economically and suggested how authorities can overcome economic crises. He mentioned in the letter that members of Municipal corporation Shimla are

Ludhiana MC polls schedule declared, model code of conduct enforced

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh today announced the date for Ludhiana local bodies elections. Elections to be conducted on February 24 and results will be announced on February 27. The nomination filing process with regard to these elections would commence on 8th February, 2018 and last till 13th February, 2018. Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh also

Delhi markets

Delhi markets to stay shut tomorrow against sealing

Delhi markets: The President of Chamber of Trade and Industries said that the Traders’ Association has decided to stage a protest tomorrow against the ongoing sealing drive ordered by the Supreme Court-empowered monitoring committee. “Traders are being harassed by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) since the past one month by sealing of shops. Traders’ Association has decided to hold Delhi Vyapar Bandh on 23 January”, Brajesh Gupta, President

Patiala DC puts ban on sale of plastic bags

Patiala DC puts ban on sale of plastic bags

Patiala DC puts ban on sale of plastic bags Patiala – The Deputy Commissioner (DC)-cum District Magistrate (DM), Kumar Amit on Friday through an order imposed a ban on the manufacturing, recycling and sale of the plastic bags in the district from April 1. He also issued fresh instructions to the Commissioner of the Municipal

MC contractors stage protest over non clearance of dues

MC contractors stage protest over non clearance of dues

MC contractors stage protest over non clearance of dues Ludhiana – Highlighting the government empty coffers, contractors staged the protest at Zone D office and raised the slogans against the Municipal Corporation authorities for not releasing the pending dues. On regular basis, the decorum of Municipal Corporation is getting disturbed as contractors have staged the protest

Online building plan approvals system to be implemented in all MCs

Online building plan approvals system to be implemented in all MCs

CHANDIGARH: The Department of Local Government Punjab fully in keeping with the vision put forward by the Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh to provide top class governance to the people of State in every sector, has decided to implement online building plan approval system in all the Municipal Bodies of Punjab.The proposed Building Plan Management System

Patiala MC Elections 2017 results declared

Congress Candidate win municipal corporation Patiala in ward no. 41,42,44, 45,46,47,48,49,50, 51,52,53,54,55,56,57,58, 59. Congress candidate win municipal corporation Patiala in ward no. 21,22,23,24,25,26,27,28,29,30 congress. Municipal Corporation patiala Out of 60 wards declared 58 Congress 58 Repoll- one booth in ward no 37 due to evm fault Ghagga Total-13 Declared-13 Cong-8 BJP-2 SAD-1 IND-2 Ghanour total

Municipal Corporation election 2017

Municipal Corporation election 2017 : Total polling

Municipal Corporation election 2017  Total 5554 polled 3878 Male 2012 Female 1866 Percentage : 86% For maloudh Total 15675 polled 11345 Male 6039 Female 5306 Percentage : 72.38% Sahnewal till 4 pm sharp..final report will follow   Total votes-13586 Polled-9006 %age-66.12 Mullanpur at 4 pm Tentative percentages of votes in MC Jalandhar 57% whereas, Approx 51

MC elections: SAD candidate Bhatia's stand with Oberoi

MC elections: SAD candidate Bhatia’s stand with Oberoi

MC elections: SAD candidate Bhatia’s stand with Oberoi Jalandhar: In an interesting development, the official SAD candidate from ward number 51 Balwinder Kaur Bhatia Saturday finally agreed to sit in favour of former deputy mayor Arvinder Kaur Oberoi.Arvinder Kaur Oberoi, an Akali leader was in fray for MC Elections as an independent candidate, after SAD