Articles tagged under: JMC

ACB Gujarat nabs a peon at JMC in Rs. 500 bribe case

October 19, 2021
ACB Gujarat nabs a peon at JMC in Rs. 500 bribe case

Jamnagar: Anti-corruption Bureau (ACB) Gujarat has nabbed a peon of the health branch of Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) in a bribe case of Rs 500. ACB Jamnagar team had confidentially received the information that the official or employee of food department of JMC demands the bribe ranging from Rs 500 to 5000 to issue food licences. The food licences were not issued to the merchants till the bribe was not paid. To verify the information, ACB executed a decoy trap with the help of a dec...Read More

BJP wins 2 seats, Congress 1 in Municipal Corporation by-polls in Gujarat

October 05, 2021
BJP wins 2 seats, Congress 1 in Municipal Corporation by-polls in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has won two seats of Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) that went for by-polls. BJP candidate Ritaben Rajendrabhai Patel has won from Chandkheda ward. She got 14,017 votes. This seat was vacant as sitting BJP's woman councilor had resigned soon after her victory earlier this year due to personal reasons. BJP candidate Maulik Gautambhai Patel has been victorious from Isanpur ward. He received 19,399 votes. Maulik is son of late BJP councilor Gau...Read More

Jamnagar to get new overbridges, underpass; CM approves proposal

October 04, 2021
Jamnagar to get new overbridges, underpass; CM approves proposal

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel has approved the proposal of Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) for providing Rs 100.98 crore for construction of 2 railway overbridges and 1 railway underbridge in the city. The finance will be provided by the state government under MukhyaMantri Shaheri Vikas Yojana. The approval has been given to a total amount of Rs 830 crores for 29 projects of Railway underbridge and overbridge so far to fulfil the aim of Fatak Mukta Gujarat (Gujarat...Read More

Gujarat BJP announces Mayors, office bearers of three cities

March 12, 2021

Gandhinagar: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today announced the names of office bearers of three municipal corporations - Rajkot, Surat and Jamnagar - that went to regular elections recently. The party had earlier announced the names of office bearers of three other municipal corporations - Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Bhavnagar. Hemali Boghawala has been made Mayor of Surat city with Dinesh Jodhani as her deputy. Paresh Patel has been made Chairman of Standing Committee while Amitsinh Rajpu...Read More

Grand victory of BJP in Gujarat civic elections, with more seats than 2015

February 23, 2021
Grand victory of BJP in Gujarat civic elections, with more seats than 2015

Gandhinagar: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has achieved grand victory in six-city elections of Municipal Corporations in Gujarat, polling for which took place last Sunday. BJP is already a ruling party in these six municipal corporations. The party has been reelected with even more number of seats. BJP has won/achieved lead on 159 out of 192 seats in Ahmedabad, far more than 143 previously. The party has won 69 seats in Vadodara out of total 76, against 57 previously. BJP has ...Read More

Schedule of reservation in the office of Mayor for 6 poll-bound Municipal Corporations in Gujarat declared

February 10, 2021
Schedule of reservation in the office of Mayor for 6 poll-bound Municipal Corporations in Gujarat declared

Gandhinagar: As per the Bombay Provincial Municipal Corporations (Reservation in the office of the Mayor) Amendment Rules, 2021, the city of Ahmedabad will get next Mayor from Scheduled Caste (SC) councilors for first two and half years. The city will get woman mayor in the second two and half years period. The city of Surat will get woman Mayor for first two and half years and a Mayor from general category in the next two and half years. Vadodara Municipal Corporation will have a Mayor...Read More

Gujarat BJP announces list of candidates for Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) election 2021

February 04, 2021
Gujarat BJP announces list of candidates for Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) election 2021

Gandhinagar: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today declared a list of party candidates for upcoming Jamnagar Municipal Corporation election scheduled to take place later this month. Read More

Gujarat government OKays underground gutter system project for Junagadh city

August 29, 2020
Gujarat government OKays underground gutter system project for  Junagadh city

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat has given in-principle approval to underground gutter system project in Junagadh city at a cost of Rs. 319.48 crore under Swarnim Jayanti Mukhyamantri Shehri Vikas Yojana. Junagadh has at present Nawabi era gutter system. Due to lack of modern underground gutter system, used water was flowing without treatment to water channels such as Dalva, Zanzarda, Timbawadi etc, causing pollution. As per proposed plan, Junagadh city will have 110.47 km long mai...Read More

BJP corporator in Junagadh Abbas Qureshi arrested under PASA for misbehaviour with police

October 16, 2019

Junagadh: A BJP corporator of party ruled Junagadh Muncipal Corporation was today arrested by police under the the Prevention of Anti-Social Activities Act (PASA). Police said that corporator of ward number 3 Sukhnath Chowk Abbas Qureshi had misbehaved with the PI and PSI of A-division police station in the city. He had also threatened them. The district collector had issued a warrant under PASA and he was arrested today and sent to Vadodara jail. DeshGujaratRead More

Junagadh defeat due to internal differences in local unit of party: Congress

July 23, 2019
Junagadh defeat due to internal differences in local unit of party: Congress

Ahmedabad:Congress today said that the poor performance of the party in Junagadh Municipal Corporation election was because of the 'internal differences and annoyances' in the local unit. Gujarat spokesperson of the party Manish Doshi said that during the election the internal annoyances and differences among the local leaders of the party was on the fore and it has adversely affected our performance. 'We congratulate BJP for its victory,' he said adding that the party would re...Read More

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