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List of winners at the VVMC elections 2015

Here are your corporaters who won in the VVMC elections 2015. 1 – गोवारी दिलीप यशवंत( बविआ) 2 -पाटिल यज्ञेश्वर अनंत (बविआ) 3 – रणजीत वामन पाटिल(बविआ) 4 – कांता अनंत पाटिल (बविआ) 5 – किणी जयश्री जयवंत (बविआ) 6 – पाटिल विनय दिवाकर (बविआ) 7- सदानंद गजानन पाटिल (बविआ) 8 – पांडुरंग मोरोपंत इंगले (बविआ) 9 – जिनत अक्रम शेख (बविआ) 10 -नरेन्द्र वसंत पाटिल (बविआ) 11- संजय दिगंबर पिंगुलकर( बविआ) 12 – ममता...

115 Wards after Vasai-Virar Delimitation

The civic polls in the Vasai-Virar region likely to be held in May-June will see an increase in the number of corporators. The Vasai Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC) on Monday finalised the ward delimitation process. The number of wards have gone up from 89 in 2010 to 115 in 2015. The civic polls (second election since the VVMC was formed in July 2009) are likely to be held in end May or June first week....

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Vasai-Virar Mayor’s Marathon is now National

In only its second year, the Vasai-Virar Mayor’s Marathon has got the tag of national-level event after getting an approval of the Athletics Federation of India. The race will be held on October 14 and will carry an enhanced prize fund of Rs 17 lakh. “Last year, the inaugural edition of the race was a state level event. This year we have sought and got approval from the Athletics Federation of India and it’s going...

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2 Crores in 2 days for VVMC

The Vasai Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC) has begun recovering Local Body Tax (LBT) and has managed to collect a record Rs 2 crores in two days. The LBT was introduced in the Vasai-Virar region in April 2011 after it was replaced by octroi. The civic administration, however, was unable to meet its target due to untrained staff and shortage of manpower. Traders and businessmen too were unclear about the percentage of tax to be paid...

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Vasai-Virar: The new promised land?

For most residents of Mumbai and its extended suburbs, there is a crying need to find affordable houses.Unfortunately, even most spaces meant for affordable housing eventually began offering apartments for middle and high income groups. All of a sudden, there is the possibility of the Virar-Vasai belt emerging as the hottest destination on the Western corridor in Mumbai. What were the reasons behind such a development?Will the housing sector become more attractive in Vasai-Virar Municipal...

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Vasai-Virar Marathon

The first Vasai Marathon to spread the message “Save the Girl Child and Maintain Natures Balance flagged off at 7 am on Sunday September 18. Former Asian track queen P T Usha was the brand ambassador of the event. The marathon offers prize money in excess of Rs 15 lac and is spread across the 10 race categories to attract the best athletes from the state. The event, flagged off from Viva College in Virar,...

Rs 160 crore boost for Vasai-Virar development plans

Rs 160 crore boost for Vasai-Virar development plans

The newly formed Vasai-Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC) had not been carrying out developmental work citing paucity of funds. However, it is now left with no excuse as the state Urban Development department (UD) has asked the City Industrial Development Corporation (Cidco) to transfer the development charges of Rs 160 crore collected by it to the VVMC. Since 1991, Cidco was the planning authority for Vasai, Virar and Nalasopara as the government did not trust the...