Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: New UMC projects to be named after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) on Monday held a condolence meeting on ex-PM Aatal Bihari Vajpayee’s demise. Mayor Meena Jonwal told the gathering that new under construction projects will be dedicated and named after Vajpayee.

  • Ujjain: Municipal commissioner takes stock of cleanliness

    Ujjain: Municipal commissioner visited Ramghat, Narsingghat and Shri Mahakaleshwar Temple areas on Sunday and took stock of cleanliness. She also visited remote areas of the city falling under ward number 40, 41 and 43.

  • Down the memory lane: Atal delivered his first speech at age of 12 in Barnagar

    Ujjain: Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s journey as a master orator began from Ujjain. At the age of 12 years, he delivered his first speech during Baal Sabha in Barnagar tehsil. Barnagar residents still remember Vajpayee as a child who completed his primary education from Anglo Verma Middle (AVM) School. Madhya Bharat head of Jan Sangh Badrilal Dave lived in Barnagar.

  • Ujjain: Waterlogging troubles city dwellers

    Ujjain: City dwellers are facing the problem of water logging in many areas of the city. According to residents who are facing the problem Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC)has not yet cleaned drainages properly before the arrival of the monsoon.

  • Ujjain: UMC removes encroachments from Panchampura area

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC)’s move to remove encroachments continued on the third consecutive day on Monday.  UMC officials said the drive will continue the public interest. Despite huge protests, the UMC team removed illicit constructions constructed on drainages in Panchampura area of the city with the help of police administration. The team removed three houses completely.

  • Ujjain: UMC continues encroachment removal drive

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC)’s drive to set the city free from encroachments is continuing. According to mayor Meena Jonwal, and municipal commissioner Pratibha Pal, the encroachment removal drive will continue in public interest.

  • Ujjain: Anti-encroachment drive of UMC continues

    Ujjain: Anti-encroachment drive of Ujjain Municipal Corporation continued on Thursday. The demolition squad targeted encroachments constructed over drainage. There was no interference from public representatives. The team removed encroachments from Lakshmi Nagar despite protest by owners.

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    Ujjain: Officials demarcate government land

    Ujjain: A team of revenue department comprising eight officials demarcated disputed land adjacent to Pushpa Mission Hospital on Friday afternoon. Officials of Ujjain Development Authority (UDA) and Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) were present during the drive.

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    Ujjain: Minister Maya Singh reviews development works

    Ujjain: Urban development and housing minister Maya Singh reviewed undergoing developmental with senior officials of Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) during her visit to the city on Friday.  She instructed municipal authorities to ensure that permanent structures constructed during Simhastha are properly maintained. In the meeting Singh received detailed information about construction work being carried out within municipal limits from officers and gave necessary instructions.

  • Ujjain: UMC organises benefit distribution programme

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation under the Chief Minister’s Janakalyan Sambal Yojana organised a benefit distribution programme of unorganised workers at Sri Balamukund Ashram (Jhalaria Mutt) near Narsinh Ghat Bridge. In the benefit distribution programme, 1822 beneficiaries availed benefits under different government-run projects. In the programme benefits were symbolically distributed to 54 beneficiaries by the guests.

  • Ujjain: Leader of Opposition criticizes civic body over choked drainages

    Ujjain: Leader of opposition in the Ujjain Municipal Corporation, Rajendra Vashishtha expressed his worries over choked drainages and ‘nullahs’ in the city, which have not been cleaned despite monsoons being around the corner. He criticized the civic body which had spent huge funds on the cleanliness of the city.

  • Ujjain: Mayor Meena Jonwal, municipal commissioner Pratibha Pal inspect sites for new projects

    Ujjain: Mayor Meena Jonwal and municipal commissioner Pratibha Pal inspected various sites for upcoming projects in the city on Monday. The mayor and commissioner visited the Kanji house land for the proposed Government Dhanmandi School. The commissioner discussed other usages of the land at length and shifting of Kanji house elsewhere.

  • Ujjain: UMC removes encroachment from old vegetable market

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation’s team removed encroachments from old vegetable market located in Freeganj on Thursday. The team was directed by additional commissioner Sanjay Mehta, deputy commissioner Sunil Shah and assistant commissioner Subodh Jain.