Pune It was seen as a move to reduce pollution in the city when the Regional Transport Authority (RTA) set an April-end deadline for all city autorickshaws to convert from petrol to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) or Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG). It was a trade off for not reducing the autorickshaw rate for auto drivers, following the fall in petrol and diesel fare hike.
Pune Activists and residents living along Paud Road have alleged that in order to widen the stretch of road between Paud Phata and Chandani Chowk, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has chopped off no less than 40 trees of different varieties along the way.
Pune In a bid to bring about a solution to the garbage crisis in Uruli Devachi and Phursunhi, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) is pondering over creating ward-wise garbage processing units in all the 14 wards of the city, through which energy would also be created.
Pune Much to the relief of the Pune Municipal Corporation officials, as well as the citizens who have ben negotiating garbage heaps on the roads for the last five days, villagers of Uruli Devachi and Phursungi today allowed the civic body to dispose of the city
Pune Venting his ire on the Regional Transport Office and the Pune Municipal Corporation, Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh on Tuesday said that these bodies were responsible for the traffic problems in the city and not the traffic police.
Pune The Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (MCCIA) has blamed the Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML), private bus operators and rickshaw drivers for the traffic chaos in the city. They called on the DCP Traffic Manoj Patil and the CMD of PMPML to take stringent action against errant drivers.
Purulia The Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd (PMPML) has started Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) bus service with luggage cabinet from airport to Pune railway station and Deccan. From Airport to Pune station, the fare will be Rs 25 and to Deccan Rs 40, said a press release issued by the PMPML
Pune Whether he wins or loses, Pune can hope to be a lot more green if Bahujan Samaj Party candidate for the Lok Sabha constituency, D S Kulkarni, keeps his word. He has promised a tree for each vote he gets.