Bengaluru Mayor(Search results - 42)
IndiaSep 10, 2020, 12:04 PM IST
Next Bengaluru mayor to have 2.5 years stint
The next mayor of Bengaluru will serve the city for 2.5 years. The deputy mayor’s term has also been extended to 2.5 years. The decision came as many members of the joint committee felt 1 year was too less for anyone to settle in.
IndiaSep 2, 2020, 6:24 PM IST
Mayor ashamed of Smart City work, asks officials to remove BBMP symbol
Irked by delays and dug up roads, Bengaluru Mayor Gautham Kumar Jain lashed out at Smart City Project Limited and asked them to remove the BBMP symbol from boards as it is “giving BBMP a bad name”.
IndiaAug 28, 2020, 6:43 PM IST
Teachers in Bengaluru see no salary for 3 months again, try to catch attention of mayor, BBMP commissioner
The long-standing issue of regular holds on salaries of BBMP teachers surfaced in BBMP head office as hundreds arrived demanding a resolution. However, their efforts did not yield any results as both the mayor and BBMP commissioner were not available.
Coronavirus IndiaAug 24, 2020, 4:24 PM IST
KR Market to open completely from September 1: Bengaluru Mayor Gautham Kumar Jain
The iconic KR Market is all set to open in a week. Bengaluru Central MP, the mayor and other officials visited KR Market and carried out an inspection to ensure civic works are completed on time.
IndiaAug 3, 2020, 5:02 PM IST
Warning! Remove dangerous cables before it proves costly: Bengaluru mayor to officials
In the backdrop of the Kolar incident in which an auto driver became victim of civic negligence and was thrown into the air by a wire, the Bengaluru Mayor has said he will direct officials concerned to ensure such cables are removed.
IndiaJul 27, 2020, 4:24 PM IST
Bengaluru’s dusty, dangerous roads amid COVID-19 crisis: Concerned mayor to approach Smart City MD
During Bengaluru city rounds and on monitoring COVID situation, the mayor came across a dusty situation as the Smart City project was taken up. His concern remains that these projects ignored safety aspects in many areas. Seeing this, mayor Gautham Kumar says he will approach Smart City Project MD
IndiaJul 20, 2020, 7:54 PM IST
COVID-19: Bengaluru mayor begins compensation to kin of deceased pourakarmikas with Rs 10 lakh
Acknowledging the service of BBMP’s pourakarmikas and those fighting the pandemic while clearing waste in the city, the mayor of Bengaluru handed over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to the Pourakarmika Association to hand over the same to the family of a woman pourakarmika who died of COVID-19 on July 10. According to reports, the families of four more frontline COVID warriors will also receive compensation from the BBMP.
Coronavirus IndiaJul 13, 2020, 2:30 PM IST
Coronavirus: BBMP contract doctors approach Bengaluru mayor for regularisation of service
Amid the coronavirus pandemic and shortage of doctors, around 60 contract doctors in the BBMP have approached Bengaluru mayor Gautham Kumar Jain for regularisation of their service. If the BBMP council approves in the council meeting, these qualified doctors will not only become permanent but BBMP wards will also witness quality of service
IndiaJun 25, 2020, 2:57 PM IST
Bengaluru: Monsoon and untimely digging of roads; who created this mess?
Motorists who pass through Jeevan Bima Nagar curse civic agencies every time they take a particular stretch of the road to either go to office or to buy essentials as BWSSB has dug up the road. Bengaluru mayor says he has asked officials speed up the work
Coronavirus IndiaJun 17, 2020, 2:44 PM IST
With 779 COVID-19 cases, over 150 containment areas, Bengaluru mayor wants SSLC, PUC exams postponed
As the government has declared conducting of pending second PUC and SSLC exams this month, Bengaluru mayor expressed his concerns as the BBMP area has about 400 active COVID-19 cases and students coming from containment areas may infect others.
Coronavirus IndiaJun 16, 2020, 2:22 PM IST
732 COVID-19 cases in Bengaluru; mayor says no cause for panic
Three wards in Bengaluru reported double figures in the number of COVID-19 cases. The mayor says enough measures will be taken to contain the spread of the infection.
Coronavirus IndiaApr 23, 2020, 2:30 PM IST
On the pretext of feeding animals, passes have been procured to roam around: Bengaluru mayor
As the Bengaluru Police have issued over 1 lakh movement passes, there are doubts being raised on how many are genuine. According to Bengaluru mayor, some of them are animal feeders, while others are misusing the pass only to roam around.
Coronavirus IndiaApr 10, 2020, 3:26 PM IST
Bengaluru to totally seal certain areas to blunt coronavirus spread?
As Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) limits has reported more number of positive cases of coronavirus, the Palike will completely seal off the wards. This is to ensure other wards do not witness the spread.
Coronavirus IndiaApr 8, 2020, 1:32 PM IST
Bengaluru ready for lockdown extension: Mayor
With 45 coronavirus positive cases, Bengaluru has been termed as a 'red zone'. This, the Karnataka government Is likely to extend the lockdown and Bengaluru mayor has said that the municipal corporation is ready with 198 corporators and workers, who will take care of Bengalureans.
IndiaFeb 26, 2020, 4:50 PM IST
Post Rs 4.2 crore fraud, BBMP to install CCTVs and reject payment to multiple accounts
The BBMP will install CCTVs and reject payment to contractors who have multiple accounts to ensure the amount is not swindled. This after three officials allegedly siphoned off Rs 4.2 crore by using a fake account for which they were suspended after an FIR was registered.