urban local bodies

Municipal school buildings in Andhra Pradesh to be assessed

Municipal Administration and Urban Development department directs Urban Local Bodies to coordinate, complete assessment of structural soundness of classrooms, compound walls of municipal schools.

published on : 11th September 2021

Smaller parties make notable impression in Karnataka civic body elections

The BSP, which had fielded its candidates in seven seats in Hubballi-Dharwad, seems to have affected the prospects of both the Congress and the BJP.

published on : 7th September 2021

BCs, STs, SCs get 56% deputy mayor, vice-chair posts in Andhra Pradesh local bodies

Out of the 85 posts of vice-chairperson and deputy mayor of municipality and Nagar panchayats for which polls took place on Friday, 48 went to people belonging to BCs, SCs and STs.

published on : 31st July 2021

BJP urges Odisha SEC for holding polls to ULBs, panchayats

Highlighting the need for timely polls, a five-member constitutional bench of the apex court had said, the Election Commission is duty

published on : 28th July 2021

ULBs in Andhra to collect labour cess at building approval phase

Direction follows the recommendations of the vigilance department which found that several establishments evaded payment of cess meant for labour welfare.

published on : 25th June 2021

MHUs to assist Covid patients

Alongside, a round-the-clock call centre comprising trained officials and teachers has been set up to counsel isolated patients over phone regarding their health needs.

published on : 12th May 2021

Telangana: TRS to decide on chiefs of seven Urban Local Bodies on Friday

The party leadership has already appointed observers for the elections to the posts of Mayors, Chairpersons, Deputy Mayors and Vice-Chairpersons for the seven civic bodies.

published on : 6th May 2021

Poll results prove urban local bodies in Telangana are still TRS bastion

Though, the TRS captured Nakrekal municipality in Nalgonda district as well, internal bickering within the party proved costly for the party, after the TRS rivals won in six wards in the town.

published on : 4th May 2021

Setback for Yediyurappa in home district: BJP loses ULB polls in Thirthahalli, Bhadravathi

The BJP lost in Thirthahalli after 25 years while its effort to win in Bhadravati also failed to yield expected results. Congress is set to rule in both Thirthahalli and Bhadravathi urban bodies.

published on : 30th April 2021

Despite HC’s rap, SEC to go ahead with ULB polls

The High Court deplored the SEC for going ahead with the elections and asked it if it was necessary even at the cost of people’s the lives.  

published on : 30th April 2021

Tax collections post growth due to 5% discount scheme in Prakasam district

OMC stood at the top in the district by collecting Rs 429.78 lakh, but achievement wise, Addanki Nagar Panchayat stood at the first position with 322.80 per cent tax collection.

published on : 29th April 2021

68 new urban local bodies in Telangana told to apply for Open Defecation Free Plus certification

All the Municipal Commissioners of the newly constituted ULBs have been told to issue notification for ODF self declaration, which is mandatory to apply for ODF+ certification.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Urban local bodies to have two deputy chiefs

In fact, the SEC had filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court stating that the election process for MPTCs/ZPTCs will be resumed from where it was stopped.

published on : 17th March 2021