In October, when dengue mosquitoes begin breeding, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will be ready with its squad to tackle the menace. The civic body is setting up eight new control rooms that will stock pesticides for prompt action. The council is also training its health officers in using pesticides to check the incidence of mosquito-related diseases during the Commonwealth Games.

The Bombay High Court at Goa on Wednesday granted additional time to some of the Municipal Councils (MCs) and also Corporation of the City of Panjim (CCP) to comply with Court directive pertaining to setting-up of waste disposal facilities.

New Delhi: To strictly implement the ban on use of plastic bags in New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) areas, the civic body has launched an awareness campaign under which its health department has started confiscating plastic bags from markets, residential areas, etc.

As part of its beautification drive in view of the Commonwealth Games 2010, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will develop a Commonwealth Park on Africa Avenue spreading on 2.5 acres of land.

This study by Chintan examines role of the informal recycling sector in climate change mitigation in developing countries, with focus on India. Shows that informal sector in Delhi reduces emissions by an estimated 962,133 TCO2e which is 3.6 times more effective in reducing emissions than formal waste management units.

Legal agreement seems to be of no importance for the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation as it blatantly violates the terms and conditions.

The latest target in the civic body's hitlist is the agreement between the MC and the Park Management Committees, (PMCs) signed on March 8, 2008, where the former has added a new clause of getting signatures of three municipal councillors to get payments.

Mohali Municipal Council (MC) senior vice-president Harman Preet Singh Prince has taken up the cause of Mohali

The local Municipal Council will engage workers on contract for two months for opening choked drains and removing garbage.

This was decided at a meeting of the council here today. The civic body also decided to give garbage collection work on contract and renew the contract for the fire brigade service.

New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council has started spraying and fogging to sanitise and control mosquito-breeding in the New Delhi area after the insects were found breeding near the Prime Minister

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