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BJP distributing cash, gifts in Bhayandar East, Mira Road, allege rivals

Political temperatures have started rising ahead of the upcoming Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) election on August 20. Tension prevailed in the Narmada Nagar area of Bhayandar (east) on Monday night over the allegations of distribution of cash by BJP candidates from ward number 5. Rival candidates from at least 4 different wards have complained that BJP candidates in the ...

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MBMC Elections: Serious criminal cases against 27 per cent Mira Bhayandar BJP candidates


MUMBAI: Candidates with criminal antecedents continue to bag party tickets for elections. In the Mira-Bhayandar Municipal Corporation elections, the BJP has the largest contingent of candidates with a criminal record, reports the Times of India. Of the 93 candidates contesting on a BJP ticket, 25 have criminal cases against them and of these 18 have declared serious criminal charges in their affidavits. ...

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Candidates Varsha Bhanushali and Vandana Chakre were both arrested for taking bribes

Varsha Bhanushali and Vandana Chakre

Varsha Bhanushali and Vandana Chakre were both arrested for accepting bribes during their time as corporators. Bhanushali allegedly took a bribe of Rs 50,000, whereas Chakre is accused of taking Rs 2 lakhs from a home owner. Chakre had in the past alleged that Narendra Mehta had used foul language and had even registered an FIR for atrocity against him. ...

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MBMC Polls: BJP MLA Narendra Mehta’s alleged extra-marital affairs are the talk of the town


BY DANNY FERNANDES | Mira Bhayandar: While all political parties in the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation are gearing up for election day on August 20th, the rival camps – be it the Shiv Sena, the Congress, the NCP or even other smaller parties and independent candidates are all gossiping about BJP strongman Narendra Mehta’s alleged extra-marital affairs. When rival candidates ...

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Bar owners may soon rule Mira Bhayandar, as BJP MLA Narendra Mehta hands out tickets to hoteliers

The Mira-Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC)  may soon be ruled and governed by bar and dance bar owners. Yes you heard it right. Over 7-8 hoteliers who are also owners of dance bars and liquor vends in Mira Road, Bhayandar and Uttan – many of them either partly illegal and some of them completely illegal, have been handed out tickets by ...

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Kashimira Police Station earns Rs 2.5 lakh in “bribes” each day from illegal dance bars


BY FLYNN REMEDIOS: Do you know how much police officials at the Kashimira Police Station illegally earn per day as “bribes” from illegal dance bars, orchestra bars and other similar joints including prostitution dens or illegal beauty and massage palours – which double as “quickie sex joints” in the Dahisar-Kashimira-Mira-Bhayandar belt every day? Most  people in the trade know that ...

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Scrap toll on local 4-Wheelers at Dahisar Toll Naka from Mira Bhayandar demands Mira Bhayandar Citizens Action Forum (MBCAF) 


With the Mira-Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) election just about ten days away, the Mira Bhayandar Citizens Action Forum (MBCAF) has demanded scrapping the toll tax at the Dahisar Check/Toll Naka. “We have over 10,000 members and our members will support those candidates or political parties who are for scrapping the toll for owners of four wheelers residing in the Mira-Bhayandar ...

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MBMC Poll Gossip: Ward No 5, BJP Candidate Meghna D Rawal’s Rs 3 crore BJP ticket?


BY MIRA BHAYANDARWALLA: We were on our visit to several candidates today in the Mira-Bhayandar area where campaigning for the MBMC elections is in full swing. During election time, all skeletons come rumbling out of the closets. Today, several candidates told us how the BJP candidate from Ward No 5, Meghna D Rawal paid Rs 3 crore to get a ...

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NCP candidate Larsen D’almeida (Ward No 12) alleges Muzaffar Hussain and Mira Bhayandar Congress unit cheated him

Larsen D'almeida NCP candidate MBMC elections

In a vitriolic attack on the Mira Bhayandar  Congress unit, led by Muzaffar Hussan, former Congressman  and now NCP candidate from Ward No 12 Larsen D’almeida has alleged that the Congress of the Mira Bhayandar unit has cheated him. In a printed message to his voters, D’almeida says and we republish it as below: “In the upcoming election I am ...

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Ro-ros to row cars across sea along Mumbai’s west coast by 2019

In the next two years, a ferry service across the sea will make travelling along Mumbai’s west coast a lot quicker. The Ro-Ro (roll-on roll-off ) water transport service at four spots — Marve to Manori, Borivli to Gorai, Bhayander to Vasai and Virar to Palghar — that will let you ferry your cars over the sea is expected to ...

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