Articles tagged under: AMC

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

Ahmedabad gets new 4,000 square meter 70 mt capacity Material Recovery Facility

August 18, 2017
Ahmedabad gets new 4,000 square meter 70 mt capacity Material Recovery Facility

Ahmedabad: A new 'material recovery facility'(MRF) built in public private partnership between NEPRA resource management private ltd and Ahmdabad Municipal Corporation was opened today by city Mayor. The AMC has allocated 4,000 square meter land for this facility over which NEPRA has built MRF with investment of Rs 12 crore. Waste sorting task is performed in this plant through automatic machinery. Daily capacity of this plant is 70 mt sorting of dry waste. NEPRA has total thre...Read More

AMC blacklists three contractors for damages to roads built by them in monsoon

August 05, 2017
AMC blacklists three contractors for damages to roads built by them in monsoon

Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation(AMC) has today black listed three contractors for damage to roads built by them during rain in ongoing monsoon. Akash Infrastructure Project pvt ltd and GPC Infrastructure Project pvt ltd are blacklisted for three years while third contractor JR Agrawal which was earlier blacklisted for one year has been now blacklisted for another two years. Akash Infra had built 35.66 km roads ow which 11.13 suffered damage in this monsoon while GPC Infra had...Read More

50,000 to 1 lakh cu sec release from Dharoi dam tonight: Riverfront walkway closed for public

July 24, 2017
50,000 to 1 lakh cu sec release from Dharoi dam tonight: Riverfront walkway closed for public

Ahmedabad: Due to continuous rainfall in catchment area, Dharoi dam in North Gujarat is witnessing continuous inflow. At 3.00 pm today the level of water in Dharoi dam was 611.15 ft. The dam was witnessing 1,41,000 cu sec inflow during the afternoon.According to the Superintendent Engineer of Dharoi dam the inflow was constant and there was all possibility of level reaching 617 ft at around 11.00 pm. In such circumstances initially 50,000 cu sec water is expected to be released. Later the di...Read More

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