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Bhubaneswar Municipality Ready To Tackle Heavy Rain

Bhubaneswar: As severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make landfall this morning at Puri, coastal areas including Bhubaneswar are severing with rain. Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) staffs took precautions to avoid any water-logging situation in the capital city. BMC staffs were seen clearing choked drains today morning at vulnerable places like ISKCON Temple. BMC […]


Socially Smart Project by BSCL Includes 76 more, Now to Cover 100 City Slums

Bhubaneswar: Socially Smart Project, which is a unique attempt on the part of BMC, Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) and United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA) to strengthen social components of Smart City, has now been expanded to cover another 76 slums which are beyond the boundary of Bhubaneswar Town Centre District (BTCD) area. The project which […]


BMC to Accommodate Aspirants for Army Recruitment Rally

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has thrown open four of its Kalyan Mandap, Community Centres and Jatri Niwas across the city to accommodate 600 participants/aspirants for the recruitment rally of Territorial Army (120 Battalion) from December 20 to December 23. While the civic body will facilitate accommodation of 150 participants at Unit VI Kalyan […]


BMC Signs MoU for Sustainable Plastic Waste Management System

Bhubaneswar: In a unique initiative and partnership, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages will put in place a sustainable Plastic Waste Management system in Bhubaneswar for which an MOU (memorandum of understanding) was signed at BMC Conference Hall, yesterday afternoon. Under this unique collaborative venture a 6,000 […]


Bhubaneswar Declares Itself ODF City

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) organised a self declaration event of Open Defecation Free (ODF), Bhubaneswar. The event, part of the Swachh Bharat Mission activities took place in the Unit VIII Community Centre in presence of Odia Language, Literature and Culture and Tourism Minister Ashok Chandra Panda; BMC Mayor Ananata Narayana Jena, MLA (Bhubaneswar […]


Ekamra Cinema Fined Rs 5,000 for Defacing Flyover

Bhubaneswar: The owners of Ekamra Cinema were fined with Rs 5,000 today by the enforcement squad of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) as the central squad of the South East Zone found cinema posters of the theatre pasted on the flyover of Bomikhal, creating visual clutter. Deputy Commissioner (Enforcement) Subhranshu Mishra said “the administrative charges were […]


BMC Cattle Welfare Centre Opens at Jamukoli on City Outskirts

Bhubaneswar: In order to safeguard vehicular movement on city roads without any interference from the stray cattle Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has been taking various steps from time to time. Adding another milestone to BMC’s efforts, Odia Language, Literature and Culture and Tourism Minister Ashok Chandra Panda today inaugurated a cattle welfare centre at Jamukoli […]


71 kg Polythene Seized and Rs 15,200 Fine Collected by BMC

Bhubaneswar: In a massive move over malls and large business establishments across the city, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) enforcement teams conducted surprise raids and seized 71 kg of polythene/plastic and collected a fine of Rs 15,200. During last several days the various enforcement squads deployed by the civic body under the leadership of the zonal […]



Ear Tagging: BMC Traces 2 Cattle Owners and Collect Fine

Bhubaneswar: The ear tagging of cattle inside Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area has started giving results as last evening two cattle were captured by the cattle squad from Bhimpur area near the Biju Patnaik International Airport and kept in the kine house of the civic body, at Kharvel Nagar. Later around 9 pm the owners of […]