Competitions to mark VMC Swachh Amrit Mahotsav from tomorrow

Various competitions like Battle of Jingle, Rangoli Challenge, Memes Madness, Trash to Fashion, Feel it and Reel it and Be a Swatch Warrior will be held.

published on : 25th September 2022

Question marks over Vizag corporators’ high-cost study tour amid financial crunch

All the cities chosen have Swachh Survekshan ranking lower than Vizag, which ranked ninth. None of the cities figured among the top 20 of Swachh Survekshan's rankings for 2021.

published on : 26th August 2022

Study tour from Vizag turns nightmarish for corporators

The group was stranded on the ghat road between Kullu Manali and Chandigarh for over 24 hours after a series of landslides disrupted traffic. 

published on : 21st August 2022

Taxpayers Association finds fault with user fee on garbage collection by VMC

Some house owners have asked for a demand notice when the municipal staff asked them to pay the garbage tax.

published on : 19th August 2022

MLA seeks vigilance probe into housing scheme in Vijayawada

During the question hour, mayor Rayana Bhagya Lakshmi directed the civic officials to take immediate action on the pending arrears of employees and workers.

published on : 18th August 2022

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation chief urges public to take part in I-Day festivities

As part of the event, the civic body chief inspected wall paintings at the Old Bus Stand here on Sunday.

published on : 8th August 2022

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation withdraws notices issued to sanitation staff

Municipal Corporation Employees’ Union leader M David said the VMC should have instead served demand notices to the people.

published on : 8th August 2022

New signal system eases traffic at Benz Circle Jn

Benz Circle is one of the busiest junctions in the city as it connects two highways. The signal system has reduced the waiting period for vehicles on each side of the junction by 45-60 seconds.

published on : 28th June 2022

Centre sanctions additional Rs 7.5 crore to Vijayawada Municipal Corporation to improve air quality 

In the first phase, works estimated around `31 crore, including installation of automatic air quality monitoring sensors, water fountains and battery charging-cumswapping stations etc.

published on : 28th June 2022

VMC organises awareness drive to sensitise people about safe disposal of e-waste

Mayor Rayana Bhagya Lakshmi said that  flower markets and wedding halls usually dump their waste on  ditches or dumping yards. 

published on : 19th June 2022

Public clamour grows for stage of trains at Tirupattur junction

At present, only three train services towards Vellore and Chennai MGR Central stop at Tirupattur.

published on : 8th June 2022

Tension in market as vendors attack VMC staff

However, some traders continued their business without obtaining permission despite repeated warnings.

published on : 27th May 2022

Total ban on plastics in Vizag from June 5

People will be given time till June 5 to find alternatives to plastics. Use of single use and non-biodegradable plastic in the city will attract fines from June 5. 

published on : 26th May 2022

Gandhi Hill to become plastic-free

VMC join hands with Gandhi Hill Foundation to organise awareness sessions for public

published on : 24th May 2022

Body found in parked car in Vijayawada

Upon receiving the information, Patamata police rushed to the spot and found the body in the car.

published on : 4th May 2022

‘Ensure supply of potable water during summer’

Earlier in the day, Ranjit Basha inspected road and drain works taken up at Lotus Landmark under the 14th Finance Commission funds. 

published on : 31st March 2022

Complete sterilisation of strays within a yr: VMC 

The VMC chief advised dog lovers and owners, and representatives of the Blue Cross organisation under the VMC.

published on : 4th March 2022

Sanitation worker slips into manhole in Vijayawada, dies

A sanitation worker died after slipping into a manhole at H Block of Vambay Colony. His body was retrieved late at night.

published on : 21st March 2018