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Ahmedabad: AMC’s property tax rebate scheme to end tomorrow

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation’s rebate scheme on payment of advance property tax for the year 2022-23 will end on Saturday, May 21. As per the AMC notification, those paying the property tax in advance will get a 10 per cent rebate. Online payment will attract an additional 1 per cent rebate. The scheme which opened...

How can you decide what others should eat: Gujarat HC pulls up AMC for ban on sale of non-veg food on streets

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court lashed out at the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation for prohibiting sale of non-vegetarian food on the streets. The HC asked the civic body how it could decide what people should eat outside. “You don’t like non-veg food. It is your lookout,” the bench of Justice Biren Vaishnav remarked, adding, “How can...

No fire safety NOC in Ahmedabad; AMC seals 2 multiplexes, 5 theatres

AMC also issues notices to 9 schools; all commercial establishments and high-rises must have a fire safety NOC and get it renewed every year Ahmedabad: The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) sealed a few establishments on Tuesday as part of its crackdown on establishments that do not have a valid fire safety NOC (No-Objection Certificate). During...

Ahmedabad: Covid certificate must for access to AMC facilities from September 20

Those who haven’t taken second dose despite being eligible, too, will be denied entry to municipal gyms, swimming pools, riverfront, zoo, Kankaria lakefront, BRTS and AMTS, etc   Ahmedabad: No entry without vaccine certificate. That’s the latest decision from the office of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC). In its latest order to push citizens to...

Ahmedabad: Cases of viral fever on the rise; over 75k in just 14 days

Ahmedabad: The cases of Covid-19 may have reduced in Ahmedabad, but now other health issues are raising their hood. A whopping 75,342 cases of viral fever have been reported in just 14 days. Against this, 60 cases of malaria and 64 cases of dengue have been reported. The figures emerged in the data from different...

Ahmedabad: Congress leaders in Gomtipur hold besna to protest delay in opening of renovated hall

Ahmedabad: The Vir Bhagatsinh Municipal Hall in Gomtipur area of Ahmedabad is ready and has been awaiting inauguration for past two-and-a-half years. However, with no end in sight to that wait, Congress leaders and workers stage a unique protest on Wednesday to put forth their demand for inauguration of the hall at the earliest. The...

Jagatpur railway overbridge: Ahmedabad builder offers to pay 10% instead of promised 25%

Construction of Jagatpur railway overbridge has been mired in controversy over the issue of cost-sharing between AMC and a private builder Ahmedabad: The Siddhi Group has undertaken to pay 10 per cent of the cost contribution towards the construction of the Jagatpur railway overbridge, the road and building committee of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation was...

Ruckus in AMC general body meeting; Congress’s women corporators get on dais, tear papers

Issues including hike in treatment, deposit charges at SVP Hospital in Ahmedabad, alleged corruption in Jagatpur flyover were taken up by Congress Ahmedabad: Tagore Hall, the venue of the general body meeting of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), witnessed huge ruckus on Friday, with members raising issues like increase in treatment and deposit charges at...

Congress leader starts poll campaign in Ahmedabad without securing a ticket

In what is a clear indication of over-enthusiasm, a Congress leader has started campaigning for the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation election scheduled on February 21 even as the party is yet to provide him a ticket. Notably, the development comes at a time when the Congress is yet to announce its candidates for the elections due...

Autorickshaw driver is AAP’s candidate from Saraspur-Rakhiyal ward of Ahmedabad

Aaquib Chhipa, Ahmedabad: Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is contesting the local body elections in Gujarat for the first time, has given a ticket to an autorickshaw driver, Munawwar Hussain Shaikh, from Saraspur-Rakhiyal ward in Ahmedabad. Shaikh had joined AAP in 2015. While speaking to Gujarat Exclusive Shaikh said that AAP is a...

Beware! Only 16 ICU beds with ventilator support vacant in Ahmedabad’s pvt hospitals for COVID-19

At a time when the surge in COVID-19 cases in Ahmedabad continues unabated, the Ahmedabad Hospitals and Nursing Homes Associations (AHNA) has informed that only 16.7 per cent of beds meant for COVID-19 treatment in private hospitals of the city are vacant. The least number of beds are vacant in the ICU with ventilator support...

AMC declares 17 new micro containment zones, total reaches 172

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has declared 17 new micro containment zones on Friday. With this the number of micro containment zones in the city has gone up from 156 to 172 as it has removed one zone from the list. Of the total newly declared zones, five are in east zone, three in north west...