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  • Ujjain: UMC marks houses in Lalbai Phoolbai area for road widening

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) team has started marking houses in Lalbai Phoolbai to be demolished for road widening. Frontages up to 12 to 13 feet will be demolished. However, no order for the action has been issued by the UMC council, nor has the budget for road widening been passed.

  • Mumbai: BMC razes illegal constructions at 14 hotels; seals snack outlet

    Mumbai: The local civic body on Friday said it has demolished illegally-built portions at 14 hotels and restaurants and sealed a snack outlet in the last two days. “Carrying forward our crackdown against erring eateries, our squads conducted a survey on 548 restaurants/ hotels.

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    Mumbai: BMC demolishes illegal extensions of Shatrughan Sinha’s residency in Juhu

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) of Andheri (west) ward demolished illegal extensions constructed by veteran actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha in his residential eight-storied apartment at Juhu Tara Road, Mumbai. Prashant Gaikwad, the Assistant Commissioner of Andheri civic ward said that in December 2017, they had issued a Monopolies Restrictive Trade Practise (MRTP) Act notice to him to remove the illegal toilet blocks constructed on the refuge floor, illegal office and also a

  • Mumbai: MBMC relocates bar above MSRTC control room, stokes controversy

    Bhayandar: The Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) has stoked a new controversy by allowing the relocation of a demolished bar to its own property located above the control room of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) in Bhayandar (west).

  • Mumbai: BMC demolishes illegal shanties in Andheri

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) K west ward (Andheri) officials on Sunday carried out a major demolition drive in order to clear traffic issues of the area. The officials demolished 45 illegal shanties that had encroached upon a 60 feet road at Suresh Nagar near Andheri’s Regional Transport Office (RTO).

  • 19 MQM offices razed, over 200 unit offices sealed

    Karachi : Further cracking down on Pakistan’s MQM, authorities have demolished around 19 of the party’s offices and sealed another 219 of its sector and unit offices besides the headquarters for being ‘illegally’ constructed on government land.

  • Infamous Jakarta red-light district razed to the ground

    Jakarta: One of Indonesia’s oldest red-light districts was demolished today in an operation overseen by hundreds of police and troops, as authorities press on with a plan to close all brothel areas in the Muslim-majority country. Dozens of illegal bars and brothels along a polluted riverside strip in north Jakarta — known locally as Kalijodo — were reduced to rubble by excavators.

  • Hancock bridge likely to be demolished in November

    Mumbai : After overcoming several hurdles, the Hancock bridge which had been causing great distress to the railway officials who had to run with speed restriction of 30 kmph is all set to be demolished in November. The railways and the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation have agreed for demolition of the structure after monsoon and the demolition process is expected to go on for two months.

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    BMC demolishes ramp outside Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Mannat’

    Mumbai: Today morning, the BMC officials and police reached near film actor Shah Rukh Khan’s bungalow ‘Mannat’ at Bandra West to demolish the ramp. The BMC had earlier instructed that the ramp outside Shah Rukh Khan’s bungalow in suburban Bandra to be demolished.

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