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Puneites Protest Road Widening Plan at the Cost of Trees

Pune|December 6, 2015: Hundreds of residents led by the ICS Colony, Bhosale Nagar mohalla committee took to the streets on Saturday protesting the proposed road widening by Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) from Vaikunth Mehta National Institute of Co-operative Management (Vamnicom) to Spicer College, a project that would affect over 2,000 trees besides creating more traffic… Read More »

PMPML Adds One More Luxury Bus for Hinjewadi, Wakad Commuters

Pune|December 7, 2015: The Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) has started luxury bus service on the Wakad-Hinjewadi phase III route. Kailas Gawde, PMPML’s traffic manager operations, said, “Guardian minister Girish Bapat has donated a luxury bus through his funds which has increased the number of buses on the route from three to four. This will… Read More »

PMC Anti-Encroachment Department Ablaze Twice in One Year

Pune|December 7, 2015: The holiday started with a massive fire at the Pune Municipal Corporation’s anti-encroachment department’s depot on Handewadi Road at Hadapsar. This is the second time the same depot has been set ablaze within a year thus raising questions on whether it’s being done deliberately. The depot is used by PMC to hold… Read More »