Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation

First Urban Design Thinking Workshop Lists Issues On Storm Water Management in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: “Urban Design Thinking Workshop on Storm Water Management in Bhubaneswar’’ was organised today by Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) and GIZ (German funding agency) having stakeholders from all line departments and city-level agencies to “analyse and define’’ storm water and drainage issues through participatory approach and a field visit to Behera Sahi in Nayapalli from […]


BMC forms Investment Promotion and Facilitation Cell for Ease of Doing Business

Bhubaneswar: Smart, happening, sports capital of the East, trendy, IT-hub, education epicentre and last but not the least, Temple City famous for its array of wonderful monuments, the State Capital has gone a step further towards making its presence felt. Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has formed a Bhubaneswar Investment Promotion and Facilitation Cell headed by the […]


Cyclonic Rains: BMC Positioned 11 Pumps by Evening on Day II

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today received seven complaints of water-logging by evening hours with the Bhubaneswar Operations Centre (BOC) receiving one and the Storm Water Control Room receiving six complaints respectively. The civic body positioned 11 pumps at various low-lying areas as the city received 26.1 mm rainfall and the Odisha Fire Services […]


Despite 155 mm Rainfall in 30 Hours, BMC Fights Water Logging

Bhubaneswar, July 16: To manage the water logging situation across the city efficiently, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today deployed 40 officers along with 120 staff of the urban local body. While 300 sweepers were engaged for the job, nine pumps, i.e. four from BMC and five from the Fire Services Department were engaged to […]


Joint eviction drive clears more than 6.5 acres of land near Patrapada for depot-cum bus terminal

Bhubaneswar, May 8: In a joint eviction drive today the Central Enforcement Monitoring Committee (CEMC) consisting officials and staff of BDA, BMC, General Administration Department, Bhubaneswar Puri Transport Services (BPTS) and Commissionerate Police reclaimed an area of more than 6.5 acres for development of a depot-cum bus terminal for city bus services in future. While […]


BMC Donates Tri-scooter on Utkal Dibasa

Bhubaneswar: On Utkal Dibasa Mayor  Ananta Narayan Jena of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) donated a tri scooter to a physically challenged person Srinivas Mallick at Samantarapur as part of a noble gesture on the auspicious day. The tri scooter was sponsored by Axis Bank, Samantatapur Branch under its corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities. The programme […]


On Utkal Dibasa BMC Opens 9 Jala Seva Shibiras

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: To beat the summer heat and help citizens quenching their thirst during the coming summer months, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation in association with several organisations across the city, on Utkal Dibasa today, opened nine Jala Seva Shibirs. There is a plan to have more than 100 water kiosks across the […]


BMC Seeks Political Consensus for Hoarding Regulations

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Beautiful Bhubaneswar The New Year 2018 would certainly make the Temple City more beautiful and less cluttered as the skyline would be free from unwanted hoardings and flags of various political parties. Today Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) convened an important meeting of all political parties in order to have a […]



New Office Building for BMC Soon

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar Municipality Corporation (BMC) is going to get its new office building on Janpath soon. Yesterday (20th Sep. 2017) BMC commissioner Krishan Kumar has presented the detail plan for the new building including the design before CM Naveen Patnaik at state secretariat. The 12 storied building will have all necessary […]