Thane Municipal Corporation presented it budget 2009-10 of Rs 1420 crore and 48 lakhs at the General Body meet. During this special meet at the Thane General Body, the Opposition created ruckus over the pending nullah cleaning work of Thane city. For the nullah cleaning work, a total of Rs 2 crore was earmarked in the budget out of which Rs 50 lakhs were to go for the development of the backward classes. The opposition created an uproar alleging that the money for the backward class was misused for other purposes. In the budget of 2009-10, Rs 25 crores have been allotted for road repair work, with an increase in the ward development funds, each member would receive Rs 7 lakhs. Apart from this, Rs 75 lakhs have been allotted for the beautification of the lone drama auditorium in Thane. The most important issue was that of water supply for which TMC would be spending Rs 30 crore for adequate water supply to Thaneits. From Thane Manoj Singh for NMTV News.
July 10, 2016