SDMC to conduct mock drills for disaster preparedness

 With the national capital reeling under back-to-back tremors due to earthquakes in Nepal, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation is stepping up its disaster preparedness.

BJP sweeps SDMC mayoral polls, AAP MLAs give it a miss

Ruling BJP on Friday trounced rival Congress by winning the post of Mayor and Deputy Mayor in the South Delhi Municipal Corporation with comfortable margins, even as all five AAP MLAs chose to give the high-stake mayoral polls in the civic body a miss.

High-stake mayoral polls in SDMC today

Stage is set for an even contest in the high-stake mayoral poll on Friday in the BJP-led South Delhi Municipal Corporation, where Congress has pitted a former mayor against a senior leader of the ruling party.

Illegal construction in enclave under Delhi HC scanner

The Delhi High Court has sought the responses of the city police and South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on a PIL alleging largescale unauthorised construction in the Freedom Fighters Enclave here.

BJP members of 3 corporations to stage dharna at Delhi Secretariat today
BJP members of 3 corporations to stage dharna at Delhi Secretariat today

All elected BJP members of the three municipal corporations will stage a dharna on Wednesday at the Delhi Secretariat over the AAP government's "denial" of financial aid to the cash-strapped civic bodies.

BJP members of 3 corporations to stage dharna at Delhi Secretariat on Wednesday

All elected BJP members of the three municipal corporations will stage a dharna on Wednesday at the Delhi Secretariat over the AAP government's "denial" of financial aid to the cash-strapped civic bodies.

SDMC Budget:No new tax for South Delhi, citizen call-centre by March

 Ahead of the assembly polls, the BJP-led South Delhi Municipal Corporation decided not to levy any new taxes in its budget today and focus its work around education and sanitation.

Delhi civic bodies to bring ragpickers under formal organised system

In a bid to integrate and offer better working conditions to kabadiwalas and ragpickers in the national capital, civic body officials are working on a scheme to bring them under a formal organised system.

Delhi girl is school cleanliness drive ambassador

South Delhi municipal school student Rashmi Nayk was named the first brand ambassador of a school cleanliness campaign, Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyan, Friday.

Dengue cases in Delhi cross 200; rise of over 42% in 1 week

There has been an increase of over 42 percent in dengue cases in the national capital in the past one week, taking the total number of cases reported this season to over 200.

Civic bodies kick off 'Swachh Bharat Mission' in Delhi

Brooms ruled the streets of the national capital on Thursday as the three BJP-led municipal corporations launched their respective sanitation drive as part of the Modi government's ambitious 'Clean India' campaign.

30% rise in dengue cases in Delhi in a week

The total number of dengue cases in the national capital this year has reached near 100, with an increase of 30 per cent in the last week alone.

13,600 building plans sanctioned online: SDMC

About 13,600 building plans in South Delhi Municipal Corporation's jurisdiction have been sanctioned and released online and in most cases within a maximum period of seven days, the civic body said on Wednesday.

Illegal constructions in S Delhi: HC seeks SDMC response

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on a plea seeking a direction to demolish illegal and unauthorised constructions in South Delhi area here.

Delhi: SDMC hikes parking fees; NDMC, EDMC likely to follow suit

Parking rates in the national capital are all set to go up with the standing committee of South Delhi Municipal Corporation approving the hike in its area and the other two civic bodies "actively considering" similar proposals.

Civic body photoshops Delhi road image, judges spot fraud

A Delhi high court bench spotted doctored photographs of roads and pavements in Dwarka wiped digitally cleaned by the agencies to claim they had acted on complaints by residents about poor civic facilities in the sub-city.

Upadhyay resigns as SDMC Standing Committee chairman

BJP's Delhi unit chief Satish Upadhyay on Thursday resigned as the chairman of the Standing Committee of South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) to "focus on party responsibilities".

SDMC launches sanitation drive ahead of festival

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has kicked off a special sanitation drive ahead of the festive season, the civic body said Wednesday.

SDMC worker mistaken for cattle thief, killed in attack by villagers in Chhawla

A contractual employee of South Delhi Municipal Corporation was killed and three others were injured after they were allegedly beaten up by a group of villagers in south west Delhi`s Chhawla who mistook them for cattle thieves.

Delhi wall collapse: Municipal authorities order inquiry

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation today ordered an inquiry into the wall collapse of an under-construction building in Hari Nagar area in west Delhi which left four persons dead.