Tag: Mysuru City Corporation

Darshan to be brought to Mysuru today?
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Darshan to be brought to Mysuru today?

June 17, 2024

One of the accused wanted to contest Mysuru City Corporation elections Mysore/Mysuru: If reports from Bengaluru are accurate, actor Darshan Thoogudeepa is slated to be brought to Mysuru today (June 17) for a spot inspection related to his visit here for a movie shoot following the Renuka Swamy murder. According to the Police, after the…

MCC intensifies vigil against dengue and chikungunya
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MCC intensifies vigil against dengue and chikungunya

June 16, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: With intermittent rains continuing and diseases like dengue fever and chikungunya on the rise in Mysuru, Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) Commissioner Ashaad-Ur-Rahman Shariff has urged the public to take necessary measures to control their spread. “It is necessary to prevent the spread of disease-carrying mosquitoes. People should work together to prevent disease transmission,” he…

City’s bus shelters unsafe, unsanitary
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City’s bus shelters unsafe, unsanitary

June 16, 2024

Poorly maintained bus shelters tarnish the city’s image as a tourist destination What can you do if the wait for a KSRTC bus prolongs and there’s no place to sit? Unfortunately, not much, as most bus shelters in Mysuru city lag behind in providing basic amenities. It’s not just about seating; hygiene, tidy surroundings and…

Street vendor numbers double in Mysuru city
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Street vendor numbers double in Mysuru city

June 14, 2024

MCC implements cutting-edge technology for street vendor identification and regulation Mysore/Mysuru: From the financial year 2017-2018, the number of street vendors on various roads in Mysuru city has grown rapidly. In response, the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has initiated measures to survey all individuals who have taken up street vending as a profession. Data from…

Safety must be ensured in 14-year-old building
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Safety must be ensured in 14-year-old building

June 11, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: The 6,000-square-foot aquarium structure, half-built by the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC), was handed over to the Mysuru Zoo in 2018 for refurbishing and maintenance. It was initially constructed 14 years ago at a cost of Rs. 4.26 crore and the MCC washed its hands off as building an aquarium would require minimum funds of…

MCC extends 5% rebate in property tax till July 31
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MCC extends 5% rebate in property tax till July 31

June 11, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: The 5 percent rebate in payment of property tax announced by Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has now been extended up to July 31, 2024. According to MCC Commissioner Ashaad-Ur-Rahman Shariff “As per Government circular, the 5 percent rebate in payment of property tax has been extended up to July end, and property owners should…

Rain stalls Solid Waste Clearance Drive
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Rain stalls Solid Waste Clearance Drive

June 10, 2024

MCC to take Police protection to dump waste at Old Kesare Solid Waste Treatment Plant Mysore/Mysuru: The disposal process of an estimated seven lakh tonnes of legacy waste (solid waste) at the Sewage Farm in Vidyaranyapuram, which has remained undisposed for the past 20 years, has been delayed due to continuous rainfall. The process was…

Ashaad-Ur-Rahman Shariff back as MCC Commissioner
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Ashaad-Ur-Rahman Shariff back as MCC Commissioner

June 10, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: Following the lifting of the Model Code of Conduct for the 2024 Lok Sabha polls, senior Karnataka Municipal Administrative Service (KMAS) Officer Ashaad-Ur-Rahman Shariff has returned as the Commissioner of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC). He took charge of the post this morning at the MCC Main Office on Sayyaji Rao Road. Shariff, who was…

Cylinder crushing in residential area: MCC blamed for negligence
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Cylinder crushing in residential area: MCC blamed for negligence

June 8, 2024

Cylinders to be shifted to Karwar Mysore/Mysuru: Following the incident of a chlorine gas leak, people of the area and the public have blamed the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) officials for their lackadaisical attitude, which has led to the proliferation of illegal scrap yards. Questions arise regarding the safety of crushing cylinders at these yards…

Protest halts garbage transport to Kesare Solid Waste Plant
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Protest halts garbage transport to Kesare Solid Waste Plant

June 3, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: In a fresh headache for the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC), which is already grappling with solid waste management issues, dumping sites and non-segregation of waste at the source, residents of Old Kesare have opposed the dumping of waste at the Old Kesare Solid Waste Treatment Plant. Yesterday, vehicles heading towards the Plant to dump…

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