Articles tagged under: JMC

Gujarat govt hikes honorarium pay and allowances of municipal councillors

August 02, 2018

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government today announced its decision to increase monthly honorarium of elected Councillors of eight municipal corporations in the state. According to a note, councillors of municipal corporations of Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara and Rajkot will get Rs 12,000 per month honorarium pay, while Councillors of Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Junagadh & Gandhinagar municipal corporations will get Rs 7,000 per month honorarium. Earlier, all the corporators were getting monthly honorarium...Read More

BJP wins both seats of Junagadh and Vadodara civic bodies in by-polls

July 10, 2018
BJP wins both seats of Junagadh and Vadodara civic bodies in by-polls

Vadodara: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) has won ward number 11 by-poll of Vadodara Municipal Corporation(VMC). BJP candidate Shakuntalaben Solanki has been victorious in this by-poll for which Polling was held last Sunday. Turnout in this by-poll was as low as 24.17%. Meanwhile, accepting defeat, city Congress president Prashant Patel has dissolved city party organization with immediate effect. Congress had fielded Swetaben Mehta as candidate. In another municipal corporation by-poll...Read More

Hasmukh Jethwa is new Mayor of Jamnagar, Karsan Karmur his deputy

June 15, 2018
Hasmukh Jethwa is new Mayor of Jamnagar, Karsan Karmur his deputy

Jamnagar/Rajkot: Ruling BJP today announced that Hasmukh Jethwa would be Mayor of Jamnagar municipal corporation (JMC) while Binaben Acharya would be on this post in Rajkot Muncipal Corporation (RMC). The party has announced to make Karsan Karmur the deputy mayor of JMC while Ashwin Moliya has been named as the new deputy mayor of RMC. Hasmukh Joshi and Uday Kangad have been been named as the chairman of the standing committees of the JMC and RMC respectivel...Read More

Gujarat BJP suspends Junagadh Councillor Chandrikaben Rakshia in audio tape row

May 15, 2017
Gujarat BJP suspends Junagadh Councillor Chandrikaben Rakshia in audio tape row

Junagadh: Gujarat BJP chief Jitubhai Vaghani has suspended party Councillor in Junagadh Municipal Corporation(JMC) Chandrikaben Rakshia( elected from ward number 10) in connection with an audio tape in which she briefs a contractor regarding alleged corruption in JMC. An audio tape was in circulation in media recently in which Chandrikaben told Dharmesh Parmar that ruling BJP people had started taking commission in fix percentages from the cheques issued by Junagadh Municipal Corporation(JMC...Read More

JMC to develop Narsinh Mehta lake as tourist spot in Junagadh

April 01, 2017
JMC to develop Narsinh Mehta lake as tourist spot in Junagadh

Junagadh: Narsinh Mehta lake which is located in the middle of Junagadh city will be developed at a cost of Rs 40 crore in upcoming days. A presentation in this regard was presented at Junagadh Municipal Corporation(JMC) on Friday. 1.50 lakh square meter lake will have laser show, boating, mono rail, senior citizens park, yoga park, game zone, food zone, parking zone, cycle track, jogging track, glass watch tower etc attraction once the project is completed. Initial fund of Rs 10 crore has...Read More

Adhyashakti Majmudar to be new Mayor of Junagadh

January 31, 2017
Adhyashakti Majmudar to be new Mayor of Junagadh

Junagadh: Adhyashaktiben Majmudar was today elected as the new mayor of BJP ruled Junagadh Municipal Corporation in Gujarat. She was elected as the New Mayor on the last day of the 2 and a half year term of the outgoing Mayor Jeetubhai Hirpara, who was elected for the post after the BJP's spectacular win in the local body polls in Junagadh in 2014. The formality of election of Adhyashaktiben, a female corporator, was completed today. During the meeting for the purpos...Read More

Jamnagar gets underground gutter, Sewage treatment plant; work for waste-to-power plant launched

January 29, 2017
Jamnagar gets underground gutter, Sewage treatment plant; work for waste-to-power plant launched

Jamnagar: The Chief Minister of Gujarat today dedicated Rs 78 crore sewage treatment plant and performed ground breaking for Rs 75 crore waste-to-energy plant. The Chief Minister also dedicated Rs 142 crore underground gutter project. With new sewage plant, untreated waste water will not go to river anymore. DBOT(design, build, operate, maintain and transfer) based plant will make earning of Rs 2 crore per year for municipal corporation as premium. The plant has capacity to treat 70 mld polluted...Read More

Junagadh: forgery case against cashier for exchanging Rs 18.02 lakh

December 28, 2016
Junagadh: forgery case against cashier for exchanging Rs 18.02 lakh

Ahmedabad: An FIR has been filed against the cashier of Junagadh Commercial Cooperative Bank for allegedly exchanging demonetised notes worth over Rs 18 lakh with new notes by making false entries in banks accounts, police and bank officials said. An FIR was lodged yesterday against the cashier at Junagadh A division police station by the bank officials after the internal vigilance team found that he had allegedly used 15 existing bank accounts at its Dolatpara branch of the bank in Junagadh ...Read More

Entry fee for Ranmal Lake Front visit in Jamnagar from February 1

January 29, 2016

Jamnagar After the completion of beautification and lake front development process, visit to Lakhota talav, also known as Ranmal lake in jamnagar city has been made chargeable. Adults will need to pay Rs 10 for entry to lake front area. For children, the ticket charge is Rs 5. Musical fountain and laser show will attract Rs 25 fee for an adult and Rs 15 fee for a child. Daily minimum 3 musical fountain shows will be performed. Entry fees for gardens has been abolished. School children w...Read More

Jamnagar, Rajkot get new Mayor

December 14, 2015

Rajkot Jayman Upadhyay has become Mayor of Rajkot Municipal Corporation while Dr Darshita Shah has been elected Deputy Mayor.Pushkar Patel has been made Chairman of Standing Committee. Raju Aghera has been made whip. In Jamnagar, Pratibhaben Kankhara has been elected as Mayor while Bharat Maheta as Deputy Mayor. Kamlasinh Rajput has been made Standing Committee Chairman. Dharmrajsinh Jadeja has been made ruling party head while Divyesh Akbari has been appointed as Whip. BJP won six mu...Read More

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