Berhampur: The former mayor of Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BeMC), Siba Shankar Das, was arrested for allegedly grabbing land of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in Ganjam district, police said on Friday. Das, a BJP leader, had allegedly grabbed land in Golanthara police station area, the police said. “He was picked up from his house at […]
Berhampur: With the detection of first Dengue case, the Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Health department have swung into action to restrict the spread of the disease. The civic body along with the district Health office has started cleanliness and sanitation drives on war-footing. On the other hand, the Anganwadi workers are making door-to-door visits […]
Berhampur: Cutting across party lines, corporators of Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) have expressed concern over the slow progress of the World Bank-aided Odisha Disaster Recovery Project (ODRP) worth Rs 180 crore in this south Odisha city. The project includes development of 85 slum pockets, repair and widening of major and interconnecting road stretching across 7.60 […]
Berhampur: Congress corporators on Monday boycotted the general body meeting of Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) after the commissioner turned down their request to call up their fellow corporator R Murli Manohar Rao, who is being grilled by the police on his alleged links with arrested former Sanakhemundi Congress MLA Ramesh Jena, to the meeting.
Following delay in construction of houses under Integrated Housing and Slum Development Project (IHSDP), Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) authorities have directed the contractors to complete the work in next three months
The Berhampur Municipal Corporation in Ganjam district may face hard time for the next about three months as its annual budget for fiscal 2014-15 has not been passed with the model code of conduct is in force since Wednesday