Tag Archives: BMC

Mumbai’s waste drops 2,000 tonnes per day in 4 years

MUMBAI: Municipal waste generated in Mumbai every day has dropped by 20%, or 2,000 tonnes, over the last four years. Municipal waste has come down to 7,700 tonnes per day this month from 9,400 tonnes per day in 2013. This ...

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Fishermen reject BMC’s plan of channel through park for sea access in Mumbai

Say reclamation of such large scale for Central Park will destroy their livelihood; may file a case with NGT. To quell opposition from the fishing community to its proposal of a 300-acre ‘Central Park’ on reclaimed land off Cuffe Parade, ...

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Mumbai woman killed in tree fall: Husband asks CM Fadnavis to act against BMC

CM told Rajat Nath, the husband of former Doordarshan anchor Kanchan who was killed last week after a tree fell on her in Chembur, that action has been initiated Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday told Rajat Nath, the husband ...

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‘Sanitation workers clean our cities, but are denied even minimum wage’

After a decade-long legal battle, the Supreme Court ruled in April 2017 that permanent jobs be given to 2,700 contract workers of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), India’s richest municipal corporation. These contract workers, who sweep streets, collect garbage and ...

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Salman Khan wants open defecation-free Mumbai

Superstar Salman Khan has become part of The Clean India mission and has joined forces with Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and ‘I love Mumbai’ foundation to make Mumbai open defecation-free. On Friday, Salman, along with BMC chief Ajoy Mehta, and powered ...

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