May 18, 2021 05:30 PM IST
The cyclonic storm claimed two lives in separate boat accidents at Mahim and Madh jetties, as per an update issued by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). In another incident, a tree collapsed on a 45-year-old woman at a chawl in Worli area on Monday. She succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment at the KEM Hospital, the BMC said.
- May 18, 2021 09:59 AM IST
Along with the rain, the city could witness gusty winds with speed reaching up to 80-90 kmph, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation said quoting the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast issued at 7 am.
- May 17, 2021 09:44 AM IST
The city civic authority had earlier cancelled the vaccination drive on May 15 and 16 as well.
- May 16, 2021 04:58 PM IST
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) had on Friday announced that there would be no inoculation on May 15 and 16 considering the India Meteorological Department's cyclone warning. The vaccination programme will now be implemented on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Iqbal Singh Chahal said.
- May 15, 2021 08:57 AM IST
The IMD has warned that cyclone Tauktae is likely to pass close to Mumbai via sea route.
- May 13, 2021 10:29 AM IST
The BMC issued revised guidelines allowing walk-in vaccination in Mumbai for certain categories for three days.
- May 10, 2021 10:04 PM IST
Mumbai, along with other parts of India, is currently administering Covishield and Covaxin - the two domestically-manufactured vaccines - on the eligible beneficiaries.
- May 10, 2021 01:08 PM IST
Iqbal Singh Chahal believes states should institutionalise methods that worked in other places instead of “reinventing the wheel”
- May 10, 2021 12:34 PM IST
As per the BMC list, all the state government as well as the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) centres are open, and there are in all 105 COVID-19 vaccination centres for 45 and above people.
- May 10, 2021 11:40 AM IST
"The allegation is completely baseless and the BMC administration rejects it. The COVID-19 testing and recording of deaths due to the infection were being done as per the criteria laid down by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)," BMC said.
- May 06, 2021 09:23 PM IST
These drive-in centres will be set up in big ground like- Andheri Sports Complex, Oval Maidan, Wankhede stadium, Shivaji Stadium, Brabourne Stadium, MIG Ground, Reliance Jio Garden, Ghatkopar police ground etc.
- May 05, 2021 07:42 PM IST
A bench headed by Justice D Y Chandrachud took note of the submissions of Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that Mumbai managed with 275 MT of oxygen even when the active cases had crossed 92,000.
- May 03, 2021 09:09 PM IST
Netizens who had logged on to the CoWIN platform to register for the jabs in Mumbai claimed that the slots went full within minutes.
- May 03, 2021 09:58 AM IST
COVID-19 vaccination of people above 45 years will not be conducted on May 3 due to the shortage of doses, BMC said
- Apr 30, 2021 08:16 AM IST
BMC said the vaccination drive for the 18-44 age group, scheduled to begin from May 1 earlier, was likely to be deferred.
- Apr 26, 2021 10:05 PM IST
The turnaround was due to the metropolis tackling the surge during the second COVID-19 wave with an 'ATM strategy', which is 'Assess, Triage and Transfer, and Management', Joshi said.
- Apr 26, 2021 02:37 PM IST
Maharashtra on April 25 reported 66,191 fresh coronavirus positive cases and 832 fatalities
- Apr 26, 2021 02:16 PM IST
All the state, private as well as Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) centres are open, BMC said.
- Apr 25, 2021 08:22 PM IST
Chahal said that Covaxin will be available only at select centres for the second dose due to 'extremely limited' existing stock.
- Apr 23, 2021 06:04 PM IST
As per the procedure, chief engineers of the mechanical and electric departments will prepare a data sheet containing ward-wise details of all private COVID-19 hospitals, their oxygen suppliers and types of cylinders they have.
- Apr 16, 2021 03:34 PM IST
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) had on Wednesday issued a circular, in which it had said that the Jaslok Hospital will no longer admit non-COVID-19 patients and added that instructions to this effect had been issued to the hospital's management.
- Apr 10, 2021 03:38 PM IST
According to BMC, vaccination drives in Mumbai will take place only in government and civic centres on April 10 and 11 and not in any private hospital, where it will resume once more vaccine doses arrive.
- Apr 10, 2021 11:14 AM IST
Meanwhile vaccinations will continue at government centres on April 10 between 12 pm to 6 pm and on April 11 between 9 am and 5 pm
- Apr 09, 2021 11:35 AM IST
According to the sources, as many as 75 of the 120 centres, mainly at private hospitals, suspended vaccination on Friday morning due to unavailability of doses, while some other centres suspended the drive within a few hours after the stock got over.
- Apr 07, 2021 05:52 PM IST
Speaking to reporters, Mayor Kishori Pednekar said Mumbai had only 1.76 lakh doses of Covishield, the mainstay of the vaccination drive, till Tuesday afternoon and this figure could have gone down by now.