Category archives for: Shimla MC

Shimla Celebrates-150 years of Summer Capital to begin from March

‘Shimla Celebrates -150 Years of Summer Capital’ would be organized at hill queen Shimla, the Summer Capital of British Rule for the whole year. National level Theatre Festival, Mythological Ballets, Film Festival and display of army bands will be main attractions of the celebrations. This was disclosed by Umpa Chaudhary, Principal Secretary, Language, Art and […]

Shimla MC to introduce e-receipts at parking lots

Shimla: To stop the fleecing and overcharging of tourists and commuters at its parking lots, the Shimla Municipal Corporation (MC) has proposed to initiate computerised system of receipts from March this year. As per the proposal put before the general house meeting, chaired by Deputy Mayor Tikender Panwar, MC has decided to set up boom […]

Lalpani Cricket Academy row: HPCA files complaint against MC, Tikender Singh

Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) has objected municipal corporation step to build a concrete wall in front of its Lalpani cricket academy gate and filled a police complaint against Shimla deputy mayor Tikender Singh Panwar and Shimla Municipal Corporation. In his complaint, HPCA vice-president Surrender Thakur accused deputy mayor Tikender Panwar in particular for it. […]

Mayor and Deputy Mayor working with malafide intentions towards Cricket body: HPCA

HPCA strongly condemns the statements of Mayor Sanjay Chauhan and Deputy Mayor Tikender Panwar regarding HPCA academy at Lalpani and its functioning. In a press communiqué, HPCA termed it baseless and vilified campaign against cricket body by office bearers of the corporation and accused them biased and working with malafide intentions towards HPCA. Cricket body […]

Shimla MC demands inquiry into lease of land to Lalpani cricket academy

Shimla: Municipal Corporation (MC) Mayor Sanjay Chauhan and Deputy Mayor Tikender Panwar demanded an independent probe into the acts of commission and omission in the lease granted to the Lalpani Cricket Academy, run by the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA), without the mandatory permission from the Municipal Corporation. In a press conference here today Mayor […]

Newly elected body of Shimla Beopar Mandal calls on Chief Minister

Shimla: Newly elected body of Shimla Beopar Mandal called on Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh here today. The delegation included President Inderjeet Singh, Vice-President D.P. Puri, Cashier Nitin Sohal, Joint Secretary Sarbjeet Singh and other Members. Chairman HP State Cooperative Bank Harsh Mahajan, former Deputy Mayor Harish Janartha, Om Sood, Naresh Kandari, Ashok Sood, Harjeet Singh […]

Shimla MC working against cricket academy with malafide intentions: HPCA

Shimla: Tussle between Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) and Shimla Municipal Corporation is turning nasty as today HPCA officials have accused Shimla MC, especially Tikender Singh Panwar, Deputy Mayor for working against Lal Pani cricket academy with malafide intentions. Earlier, last week Shimla MC has accused the HPCA for violating environmental norms in the construction […]

Councillors called on CM, demands to transfer urban forest area within Corporation to MC Shimla

Shimla: A deputation of Municipal Corporation Shimla led by Mayor Sanjay Chauhan alongwith Councillors met Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh here today. The deputation urged the Chief Minister to transfer the urban forest area within Corporation limit to MC Shimla as it was maintained by the MC Shimla since its inception as a Municipal Body. They […]

Chief Minister directs to speed up construction of parking slots in Shimla

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In a review meeting of Parkings and Comprehensive Mobility Plan of Shimla town here, today, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh has stressed the need to develop new parkings in Shimla town to meet out the ever growing need of adequate space for parking for both local people and tourists. Virbhadra Singh said four parking slots were […]

Shimla MC urges state Govt to return forest area

The cash strapped Shimla Municipal Corporation urged the state government to review its decision to hand over the entire 1880.13 hectares of its forest area to the Forest Department. The Shimla MC, in its monthly meeting, urged the government to return the entire forest area to it. It was in 2006 that the control and […]

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