Amruta Fadnavis meets up with BMC chief to discuss concerns of mid-day meal suppliers

During the meeting with the BMC chief, Amruta Fadnavis raised a few important matters and concerns of the women’s organisation, who supply mid-day meal to the children in the BMC schools

Amruta Fadnavis meets up with BMC chief to discuss concerns of mid-day meal suppliersAmruta Fadnavis, Wife of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, on Tuesday, April 30, met the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Commissioner Ajoy Mehta. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Amruta Fadnavis said, “The women’s organisation that supplies mid-day meal to the BMC schools had a various issue related to the tender process. They had an objection […]

BMC chief directs civic hospitals to form committee to review equipments

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) commissioner has directed the deans of all civic-run hospitals to take a review of the equipment availability and the current status of the machinery in the hospital

BMC chief directs civic hospitals to form committee to review equipmentsThe civic chief has also asked the hospital deans to set up a committee of expert doctors which will study and then give its suggestions to the corporation with regards to the purchase of new equipment. The study committee will take the review of the machinery available and then submit the report to the BMC […]

BMC commissioner asks Mumbaikars to ‘starve’ rats to curb diseases

The BMC Commissioner, Ajoy Mehta has a novel approach to deal with the spread of leptospirosis this monsoon. He has appealed to citizens to not throw leftover food out in the open, as doing so can lead to an easy source of food for rats, which in turn helps boost their numbers

BMC commissioner asks Mumbaikars to ‘starve’ rats to curb diseasesCome Monsoon and Mumbai is faced with a wide range of problems from flooding to a rise in water borne diseases. Rats particularly are a problem to Mumbaikars and civic officials alike as they are carrier of certain diseases. People can fall prey to leptospirosis as it is transmitted from animals to humans. Last year, […]

Dr Amarapurkar death: BMC says employees not responsible

In an interesting turn of events; the committee that was formed to probe Dr Amarapurkar’s death has submitted a report that states that the employees of the municipal corporation did not open the manhole which eventually led to the death of the doctor

Dr Amarapurkar death: BMC says employees not responsibleWhile the city reeled under the rains on the August 29, one of the most saddening news was that of Dr Deepak Amarapurkar’s death by falling into a manhole. A committee, by the name of Vijay Singhal was formed to probe into his death. The committee report was submitted on the September 21, to the […]

Sachin Tendulkar ‘bats’ for cleanliness in the city

On field, master blaster Sachin Tendulkar is known for his impeccable shots and off field, for his social work. Sachin Tendulkar has inspired many to take up good causes which benefit the society. Yet again, Sachin strikes back to encourage people to embrace cleanliness by urging them to throw the garbage in the bin, instead of throwing it elsewhere

Sachin Tendulkar ‘bats’ for cleanliness in the cityGod of cricket Sachin Tendulkar will now give cleanliness lessons to Mumbaikars. An NGO Apnalaya, has initiated ‘Mission 24’ campaign with Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). Under the campaign, basic amenities will be provided to the people of M-East ward in Mumbai. On Tuesday morning, Sachin Tendulkar met municipal commissioner Ajoy Mehta. After the meeting, information […]

Shiv Sena corporator proposes early sex education to curb sexual assaults

The earlier we start talking with children about sexuality, the better because that will only increase our chance of continuing the conversation about sexual health with them throughout their growing up years, all the way through puberty and adolescence. And nowadays both boys an girl are becoming mature at an early age

Shiv Sena corporator proposes early sex education to curb sexual assaultsShiv Sena corporator Sheetal Mhatre has proposed a notice of motion in BMC’s general body meeting to start sex education from VII standard instead of IX standard. Increasing cases of sexual violence on minor girls and the easy availability of information on internet that can potentially mislead youngsters is the main concern behind this proposal. […]