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Mumbai records 50% less Covid cases in October than November

Mumbai, Nov. 21 -- In the past 20 days of November, Mumbai has recorded 50% fewer Covid-19 cases, than the number of cases recorded during the same period in October. While a total of 4,892 cases wer... Read More


Mumbai Fire Brigade gets 55-metre water tower to fight fire

Mumbai, Nov. 18 -- To help tackle fire incidents in high-rise buildings, densely populated residential areas and congested pockets of city slums, the Mumbai Fire Brigade has introduced its newest flee... Read More


Relief to commuters: BMC opens bridge over Walbhat river shut since July

Mumbai, Nov. 10 -- After keeping it shut for four months since July, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday restarted the Ram Mandir bridge over Walbhat river, connecting SV Road to Ram... Read More


9 rescued after structure collapses in Antop Hill, 3 hurt

Mumbai, Nov. 9 -- Nine people were rescued by the Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) after a ground-plus-one storey structure collapsed in Jai Maharashtra Nagar at Antop Hill in Wadala on Tuesday around 8am. O... Read More


Kandivli fire: 14th floor flat had many wooden items; cause yet to be ascertained

Mumbai, Nov. 8 -- After the Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) recorded eyewitness accounts as a part of its probe into the fire that broke out on Saturday at Hansa Heritage in Kandivli (West), it is now exami... Read More


'Firefighting system of Kandivli high-rise was not operational; bldg to get notice'

Mumbai, Nov. 7 -- A day after two people died in the blaze that broke out in the ground-plus-15 Hansa Heritage building in Kandivli (West), the Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) has claimed that the structure... Read More


BMC to take up restoration work of its headquarter building

Mumbai, Nov. 3 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will take up comprehensive restoration of its headquarter building at Fort. The work will include fixing the Mangalore roof tiles, checki... Read More


Phase 1 of textile museum to be completed by February: BMC

Mumbai, Nov. 2 -- Two years after Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) began work on creating a textile museum at the decrepit United Mills Compound 2 and 3, to showcase Mumbai's erstwhile mill cu... Read More


Mumbai Fire Brigade sends a team to One Avighna Park to scrutinise firefighting strategy

Mumbai, Oct. 24 -- Two days after the major fire at the posh 60-storeyed One Avighna Park at Currey Road, the Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) on Sunday sent a team of fire brigade officers to the spot to do... Read More


Active Covid cases in Mumbai go up to 5K from 2,800 in August

Mumbai, Oct. 23 -- The active Covid-19 cases in Mumbai have increased by 78% between August 21 and October 21 after shooting up to over 5,000 active cases this month, from the average of 2,800 cases i... Read More