Articles tagged under: AMC

Chief Minister launches/inaugurates Rs 900 crore development works

October 16, 2017
Chief Minister launches/inaugurates Rs 900 crore development works

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister performed ground breaking and launching for Rs 900 crore development works including fly over bridge, water distribution centre, community health centre, urban health centre and four bridges. Rupani flagged off 40 of total 575 buses of Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation(GSRTC) and distributed appointment letters to newly appointed bus conductors. Rupani admired GSRTC for introducing Euro-4 standard buses which will control pollution and also inre...Read More

Rupani to lay stone for Rs 300 crore development projects of AUDA on October 16

October 14, 2017
Rupani to lay stone for Rs 300 crore development projects of AUDA on October 16

Ahmedabad: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani will lay foundation stone for Rs 300 crore development works on October 16. The list includes construction of town halls at Shela (Rs 26.41 crore) and Kathwada(Rs 26.44 crore) Ground breaking will also take place for Rs 55.20 crore railway over bridge at Ranasan, Rs 83.95 crore railway over bridge at Sanathal Rs 6.37 crore storm water line between Aslali - Jetalpur talavs, Rs 14.26 crore drainage network in Ghuma and Shela areas, Rs 6.28 crore rain wate...Read More

Increase in number of road side fast food joints in Ahmedabad

October 14, 2017
Increase in number of road side fast food joints in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: There has been increase of 24 new fast food markets in last two years in Ahmedabad as per an estimate by Municipal Corporation. Two years ago there were 34 fast food markets. The latest figure is up at 58. Such fast food markets mostly operate during the evening. Many new markets have no health license. There are 47 food joints in Law garden, 53 on CEPT road, 22 on HL college road, 18 at Parimal Garden road, 30 at Paldi-Bhatthha, 25 at Sindhu Bhavan road, 60 between ...Read More

Laldarwaja bus terminus to be revamped

September 23, 2017
Laldarwaja bus terminus to be revamped

Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad Municipal Transport Service(AMTS) will take up revamp project for Lal Darwaja bus terminus at a cost of around Rs 6 crore. A private consultant was hired for estimates of this project. The report has been received by AMTS already and e-tenders will be out soon. Highlights of the project - Platform zero to have two-storey building - Platform 1 - 7 to be revamped. - RCC roads, LED streetlights DeshGujaratRead More

AMC suspends seven engineers over poor roads

September 19, 2017
AMC suspends seven engineers over poor roads

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation(AMC) has suspended seven engineers based on a primary report of Vigilance department over the poor condition of roads. The detailed departmental inquiry will take place now.Those suspended are deputy city engineer Manoj Solanki and six assistant engineers Hiren Barot, Atul Patel, Navin Patel, Krunal Gajjar, Nikunj Adesara and Bhavin Patel. DeshGujaratRead More

Citizen who suffered accident due to poor roads to seek compensation from AMC

September 04, 2017
Citizen who suffered accident due to poor roads to seek compensation from AMC

Ahmedabad: A citizen who suffered accident due to 'damaged roads' has sought compensation from civic body. Devendra Shah, resident of KK Nagar in Ahmedabad was passing through Naranpura railway crossing area when his Honda Activa two-wheeler slipped due to uneven surface of road damaged by rain. Suffering from four fracture due to this incident, Shah would need 45-day bed rest. Shah is in process to go to court to seek Rs 1.15 lakh compensation as tax-payer. Shah's lawyer Milap Shah said ...Read More

Sabarmati Riverfront to be extended upto Indira bridge and Ambedkar bridge

August 31, 2017
Sabarmati Riverfront to be extended upto Indira bridge and Ambedkar bridge

Ahmedabad: A meeting of Sabarmati Riverfront Development Corporation was held today here. The meeting took decision to extend the River drive roads from Torrent power station to Indira bridge on Western bank and from Dafnala to Indira bridge on the Eastern bank. The total length of roads on both sides will be 11.1 km( 5.2 km on one side and 5.9 km on the other side). A decision was also taken to build a concrete road upto Ambedkar bridge as an extension of River drive road. According to Pravin P...Read More

PIL in Gujarat High Court seeks the city of Ahmedabad free of stray dog menace

August 31, 2017
PIL in Gujarat High Court seeks the city of Ahmedabad free of stray dog menace

Ahmedabad: Gujarat High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Ahmedabad Municipal Corproation(AMC) and sought its reply for its failure in controlling bite cases in city besides ineffective implementation of the sterrilisation programme. After hearing the PIL moved by advocate Kiritkumar Bhatt, saying liberty to life is at stake in Ahmedabad due to AMC's failure in addressing the issue, first division bench of chief justice R Subhash Reddy and justice Vipl Pancholi issued notice to the...Read More

Average one inch rain in Amdavad city

August 29, 2017
Average one inch rain in Amdavad city

Ahmdedabad: The city of Ahmedabad received 1.03 inch rainfall in twenty four hours ending 5.00 pm today. While in South zone and East zone the rainfall was in measurement of over 48 mm, the rainfall in West zone was just8.76 mm, in North zone 7.51 mm, in New West Zone 19.35 mm and Central zone 25 mm. The level of water at Vasna barrage was 133 ft. Discharge is 8,329 cu sec in river and 700 cu sec in canal. Gate number 26 is opened in 4 ft and gate number 21 and 33 are opened in 3 ft measur...Read More

AMC launches Bala Hanuman Express free bus service in wall city area

August 25, 2017
AMC launches Bala Hanuman Express free bus service in wall city area

Ahmedabad: Municipal Corporation here today launched 'Bala Hanuman Express' bus service. The launching function was held at Bhadrakali area of wall city. The bus service will offer free transportation service on Lal Darwaja - Bhadrakali Plaza - Pankor Naka, Bala Hanuman, Panchkuva, Raypur, Tilakbaug - Lal Darwaja route. Minister of State for Home Pradipsinh Jadeja launched the service and had journey in the bus which on its route passed through Tran Darwaja, Ratanpol, Gandhi Road, Kh...Read More