Diwali festival greetings from Team EJalgaon.com:
Team EJalgaon.com wishes warm greetings on this auspicious Diwali eve. Let this festival of lights spread charm, cheer, peace and prosperity all around you.
Today’s Lakshmi Poojan Muhurat:
Morning – 6.28am to 7.54am, 8.12am to 10.36am
Afternoon – 12.11pm to 1.37pm (Labh), 2pm to 4pm (Kumbh)
Evening – 6.11pm to 8.39pm (Goraj), 7.21pm to 9.52pm (Vrishabh)
Midnight - 12.11am to 1.41am (Labh), 1.46am to 3.33am (Sinha)
District Collector takes Corporation’s temporary charge:
Jalgaon district Collectorate has taken temporary charge of Corporation administration following prolonged leave approved for existing Corporation Commission for period from 27th October until 27th November 2014. Corporation’s current financial state, changing political equations, risen cleanliness issues, worsening roads condition would be amongst major challenges to Collectorate to turn on citizen’s faith in systems.
- District junior Taekwondo team selection on 26th October
- ZP recruitment drive – 15,144 applications for 131 Class-4 posts
- Dhule city cheers with escort fee removal
- ZP general body meeting on 11th November
Assembly election result heats Corporation politics:
Recent State assembly election result has shaken Corporation level equations with many new possibilities being explored and worked out. Corporation administration is in fresh plans to impose Octroi and escort fee taxing in city following its declined revenues in LBT tax. Administration awaits State order in this reference to take further steps based on last government announcing choice on Corporation whether to apply Octroi or LBT. Traders on one hand have disagreed this anti-trade approach have marked this devastating and trade affecting aspect.
On political levels, existing largest party Khandesh Vikas Aghadhi is having 33seats wherein BJP has 15, MNS-12 and NCP-11 and rest 4 seats. Parties are internally working around on equations to have twist on this front by forming new alliances in equal minds. However exact public picture might take some time to reflect as new government at State level is yet to be formed and its likely decisions for Jalgaon are awaited.
Akshay Saraf selected in Indian team for international indoor foot sail competition:
Faizpur based Akshay Rajendra Saraf has been selected in Mumbai strikers team to participate in AMF organised indoor foot sail world competition. Competition is for first time inviting Asian zone based Taiwan and Indian teams and has 16 countries participation.
- District level volleyball competition at Amalner today for team selection in State competitions
- Dhan-Trayodashi festivity witnesses huge rush at jewelry shops
- Dhule Municipal Corporation ends escorts fee collection
- Kajal Suryawanshi qualifies for State swimming competition at Satara from 28th October
Diwali festivity begins:
Diwali, the festival of joy and lights has begun in entire region today with Dhanteras festive today. This follows Narak Chaturdashi on 22nd, Lakshi Poojan on 23rd and Bhaubeej on Saturday, 25th October.
Corporation approves lease renewal – targets 239 Crores revenue:
Jalgaon city Municipal Corporation in its 6hours prolonged meeting approved unanimous decision of lease renewal and target of 239Crores revenue from this. This resolution avails lease renewal for 30years with charges increase every 5years and 8% premium discounting on charges amount. Body also approved third party lease renewal for bank loan purposes and has availed 3months time for payment. This will follow 2% penal interest for delays. Body also demanded separate rates pattern for low volume and weaker section run markets like Choube market, Bhoite Market, Dr. Ambedkar Market, Shahu Market, Bhaskar market, Dr. Mukherjee market and Old Shahu complex.
Corporation general body meeting approves HUDCO onetime payment:
Jalgaon city Municipal Corporation general body in special meeting yesterday approved crucial decision on HUDCO due loans to repay in onetime in range of 210-215 Crores. This holds HUDCO letter sent in year 2010 marking 150Crores due and later till date approx. 60Crores Interest in addition. HUDCO has shown total dues to Corporation amount as 415.44 Crores. Body also approved submitting Court request for paying HUDCO instalment of Rs. 1Crore per month to that of 3Crore earlier confirmed till this settlement is reached. Corporation has due of 57.25 Crores to JDCC Bank and body has approved repaying this due from balance sum received from lease renewal.
- Diwali Padwa musical glee by Chandorkar trust on 24th morning in Corporation administrative building campus at 6am
- District’s new MLA reaches Mumbai
- October heat woes life – temperature in sub-35 degrees discomforts