Mumbai civic body draws up detailed SOP for restart of schools

Mumbai, Sept. 30 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Thursday told all schools that 100% attendance is not mandatory, and parents' consent is necessary for students to attend school, in... Read More

3 wards in Mumbai have less than 100 active Covid-19 cases

Mumbai, Sept. 29 -- Three of the 24 administrative wards in Mumbai corresponding to areas of Dahisar in the western suburbs, Marine Lines and Bhendi Bazar and Mohammad Ali Road area in south Mumbai ha... Read More

Mumbai civic body holds Covid vaccination drive for women only

Mumbai, Sept. 27 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday held its second women-only Covid-19 vaccination drive at all public vaccination centres in the city. The first such drive was... Read More

All-women Covid-19 vaccination drive at public centres in Mumbai on Monday

Mumbai, Sept. 26 -- Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation (BMC) will conduct its second women-only Covid-19 vaccination drive in the city, on Monday, between 10am and 5pm across all municipal and governm... Read More

BMC completes 3D mapping of Worli in first of its kind project in Mumbai

Mumbai, Sept. 25 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has prepared a three-dimensional (3D) development plan and the master plan of the Worli area called a 3D geospatial city model. This is... Read More

1 killed in Khar fire, two rescued by Mumbai Fire Brigade

Mumbai, Sept. 23 -- One woman was killed due to suffocation, and two others including a 10-year-old child were rescued safely by the Mumbai Fire Brigade, as a medium intensity fire was reported in a r... Read More

Submit white paper on road works done in Mumbai in 25 years, BJP demands

Mumbai, Sept. 17 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the civic standing committee has demanded a white paper detailing the work done on roads and the maintenance of roads in the past 25 years, at t... Read More

86.64% Mumbaiites have Covid antibodies, 5th sero survey of 8,674 samples reveals

Mumbai, Sept. 17 -- Overall, 86.64% of Mumbaiites have Covid-19 antibodies out of 8,674 samples tested in the fifth sero-survey conducted by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The results of th... Read More

304 samples positive for Delta variant of Covid virus in genome sequencing in Mumbai

Mumbai, Sept. 16 -- In the second cycle of genome sequencing done at Kasturba Hospital, 304 samples, of the total 376 samples that were collected, tested positive for the Delta subtype of Sars-Cov-2, ... Read More

How Mumbai's Dharavi contained Covid outbreak

Mumbai, Sept. 14 -- On a night in the early days of the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, when paranoia about the spread of the virus was high, misinformation rampant, and a strict nation-wid... Read More