Plastic ban: ‘Citizen participation is key along with establishment and govt’, tweets Aaditya Thackeray

Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray in his tweet said that the ban on single use disposable plastic has to be a two way movement. And along with establishment and the government, the citizens’ involvement is must

Plastic ban: ‘Citizen participation is key along with establishment and govt’, tweets Aaditya ThackerayThe Plastic ban covers the production, use, storage, sale, distribution, import and transportation of plastic. Those violating the ban would be fined Rs 25,000 and could also face a three-year jail term. Plastic used to cover medicines, forest and horticulture products, solid waste, tree saplings and the use of plastic in special economic zones for […]

‘Convert old buses into a mobile toilet,’ proposes Aaditya Thackeray

Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray has made an innovative suggestion that old buses should be to be converted into mobile toilets. This idea can prove to be quite useful, as it's very difficult to get permission to build toilets in places like highways

‘Convert old buses into a mobile toilet,’ proposes Aaditya ThackerayBuilding public toilets is a major concern in a city like Mumbai and across the state. Several times obstacles like space constrain and a list of permissions to be secured hinders their construction. Now, Aaditya Thackeray has come up with an unique idea to increase the availability of public toilets. He has requested the BEST […]

Sena MLC Anil Parab alleges, illegal gutka manufactures using lizard tail

Shiv Sena Member of the Legislative Council (MLC) Anil Parab alleged gangs manufacturing gutkha in Mumbai, are using lizard tail to make it intoxicative. He made this allegation on the floor of the house, while Maharashtra lawmakers were deliberating on the menace of gutka

Sena MLC Anil Parab alleges, illegal gutka manufactures using lizard tailTo make it intoxicative, gangs producing gutka are using lizard tail in their product. The use of lizard tail is rampant in Mumbai slums. The state must act against these gangs under Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA). On one hand, Maharashtra is contemplating to make sale of gutka a non-bailable offence in the […]

Soon: BMC to start ‘Bike Ambulance’ service

Emergency can strike anytime as one can suddenly meet with an accident or a heart attack while walking on the road. In such cases, the first one hour for the patient is important. So, you will be surprised to know that a phone number can save your life. Yes, you can call on 108 and the ‘Bike Ambulance’ along with the doctor will be running it, which will help you by providing a necessary treatment. Now, BMC has decided to start ‘Bike Ambulance’

Soon: BMC to start ‘Bike Ambulance’ serviceAmbulance takes a long time to reach the congested areas in Mumbai. Even a thought of our beloved one falling sick and after that a long wait for an ambulance scares us. So set all your worries free as ‘Bike Ambulance’ was started. Speaking to My Medical Mantra, Rohini Kamble, chairman, BMC health committee said, “Ambulance […]

#NoMobileKnowFamily: Celebrities and politicians advocate a ‘gadget-free’ family time

While a smartphone can be a hugely productive tool, compulsive use of it can interfere with daily life, work, and relationships. If you spend more time using your phone rather than interacting with people, you tend to lose out on your relationships. My Medical Mantra’s campaign #NoMobileKnowFamily, is supported by the celebrities and politicians who have put forth their opinions and have appealed people to opt for a ‘gadget-free’ family time

#NoMobileKnowFamily: Celebrities and politicians advocate a ‘gadget-free’ family timeOur generation is addicted to smartphone, so much so that they have begun to rule our lives. If you use your smartphone as a ‘security blanket’ to relieve feelings of anxiety, loneliness, or awkwardness in social situations, you’ll succeed only in cutting yourself off further from the people around you. Staring at your phone will […]

Elphinstone stampede: PM Narendra Modi takes the note of the situation

On Friday, around 10:30 am due to heavy rains, passengers had gathered on Elphinstone and Parel connecting bridge. The stampede took place on foot over bridge linking Elphinstone Road and Parel suburban railway stations, after which PM Modi took to twitter. Maharashtra Government orders probe

Elphinstone stampede: PM Narendra Modi takes the note of the situationPM Modi tweeted, “My deepest condolences to all those who have lost their lives due to the stampede in Mumbai. Prayers with those who are injured.” He also tweeted, “Situation in Mumbai is being continuously monitored. @PiyushGoyal is in Mumbai taking stock of the situation & ensuring all assistance.” CM Devendra Fadnavis tweeted, “Enquiry will […]

I am deeply saddened by Dr Amarapurkar’s death, says Uddhav Thackeray

On Saturday, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray held a meeting with party workers and office bearers. After heavy rains struck Mumbai, now, there is a fear of an epidemic of infectious diseases in the city. To tackle this, Shiv Sena has organised a health camp on Sunday, September 3. The meeting was organised to brief Shiv Sainiks about the health camp, where he expressed grief over Dr Amarapurkar’s untimely death

I am deeply saddened by Dr Amarapurkar’s death, says Uddhav ThackerayTorrential rains lashed Mumbai on August 29. Mumbai recorded 300 mm rainfall. There was waterlogging at several areas and thousands of Mumbaikar’ waded through flood water. Though, within 24 hours, Mumbai was back on track. But post-flood, there is fear of an epidemic of disease. For which, BMC has undertaken a huge campaign. And by […]

State soon to launch Balasaheb Thackeray accidental insurance scheme

Yearly, thousands of people succumb to road accidents. In order to save these precious lives, the Maharashtra government is set to launch ‘Balasaheb Thackeray accidental insurance scheme’. The policy aims to provide treatment to the accident victim within the golden hour

State soon to launch Balasaheb Thackeray accidental insurance schemeWith the implementation of the ‘Balasaheb Thackeray accidental insurance scheme’, the state government wants to assure that, no victim is denied treatment in the hospital’s due to non-availability of funds, immediately after the accident occurs. Dr Deepak Sawant, the state health minister, spoke about the state’s new policy at Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) healthcare […]

Woman corporator demands ‘Period leave’ for working ladies

There is a growing chorus amongst people for granting leave on the first day of the menstrual cycle. Recently a Pune based non-governmental organisation (NGO) Roshni demanded to grant the first day of period as leave. And now a Shiv Sena corporator Sheetal Mhatre has submitted a letter to Mumbai Mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar, demanding leave for women working in government, semi-government and private organisations

Woman corporator demands ‘Period leave’ for working ladiesTalks about granting a leave on the first day of periods have been underway for the past few months. As a first, Shivsena corporator- Sheetal Mhatre has given letter to mayor Mahadeshwar, regarding this on Wednesday. In this letter, she has demanded that women working in government, semi-government and private organisations should necessarily get an off. […]

Maha govt increases decibel limit for ambulance siren

Six months back Aditya Thackeray had written to Diwakar Raote, Transport Minister and Ramdas Kadam, Environment Minister regarding this issue. It was observed that lower sound level of an ambulance used delay its passage to the hospital. Traffic police standing at the signal could not hear the siren of ambulance stuck in traffic

Maha govt increases decibel limit for ambulance sirenThe government of Maharashtra has taken an important decision to increase the sound level of an ambulance siren from 65 dB to 120 dB (decibels). Aditya Thackeray, president of the youth wing of Shiv Sena, Yuva Sena had made this demand six months ago. The state government has issued a notification to convey the decision. […]